"Læser du avisen om formiddagen?"

Translation:Do you read the newspaper in the morning?

November 18, 2014

16 Comments


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

Forenoon is not English, never heard it in my life!

August 27, 2015

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

It is a word - it's just old fashioned!

March 2, 2016

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

It was said in the instructions om would be understood as in and during... So isn't the answer: Do you read the newspaper during the morning correct? Thanks

November 18, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/JROLD1

"During the morning" does makes sense; we commonly say " in the morning, in the afternoon, and at night".

February 19, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/lambda314

I would say that's correct, report it :)

January 18, 2015

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

"Forenoon" is a word?

June 26, 2015

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

As a londoner, I could say "you read the newspaper in the morning?"

June 27, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/LiamSutton1

I put "Do you read the newspaper in the morning" which was marked correct

October 30, 2015

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

In the real world that would work. The problem is that Duolingo doesn't recognize punctuation, therefore it reads your question as a statement and thinks it's wrong.

June 13, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/WildGoose12

In english, would this not translate to "...in the morningS?" or "will you read..." or even "did you read..."? which one is correct?

January 8, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/tu.8zPhLD72zzoZN

This is present tense. Past and future will not be accepted. In the mornings = Om formiddagene, I think.

June 5, 2016

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

Formiddagen and formiddagene sound identical in the recordings of this lesson (unlike differences in these endings elsewhere on Duolingo). All I could do was guess between "in the morning" and "in the mornings."

September 26, 2016

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

i know forenoon is a word, but who uses it?

October 11, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Alicyia1

Actually, I read it in the afternoon

February 19, 2019

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

Well, i wrote "Are you reading the newspaper about the morning" and I still think it kinda works. I stopped looking for it to make sense when bears started to drink beer and to sing.

May 10, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/MaryAnn396262

Answer covers what I wrote so I don't know what I did wrong come on fix this please

August 17, 2019
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