"I do not eat pasta."

Translation:Jag äter inte pasta.

November 18, 2014

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/RobDavide

What kind of awful statement is this


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/mattheworb

I realise that jag äter inte pasta (I eat no pasta) is correct, but would it also be correct in the language to say jag gör inte äter pasta (I do not eat pasta)?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Lundgren8

No, Swedish doesn’t not have that construction.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/scarcerer

Could you say "jag äter ingen pasta"?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Arnauti

Yes, when you would say I eat no pasta in English.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/ferretchere

Jag inte äter pasta.... Wrong too?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Arnauti

Yes, the verb needs to be in second place in main clauses that are not questions.

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