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"Give me peace!"

Translation:Ge mig frid!

3 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/RikSha
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What's the difference between 'fred' and 'frid'? Is 'Ge mig fred' just as correct?

3 years ago

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I think it is like this:
fred = peace as the opposite of war
frid = peace as in peaceful mood

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/RikSha
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Ok. But yet 'lämna mig i fred' (leave me alone).

3 years ago

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Rest in peace = Vila i frid (not fred).

3 years ago

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True :). "Vara i fred" is a special expression that means "being left alone/not being disturbed" or something like that.

3 years ago