"Min farbror åt med fienden."

Translation:My uncle ate with the enemy.

November 25, 2014

13 Comments


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

Such a traitorous uncle! :)

November 25, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/rachael.cr3

Better than what I was imagining...I missed "med" and thought Uncle ate the enemy!

January 30, 2015

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

I made the exact same mistake and went "what?!"

March 8, 2016

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

Wow! I did the same thing. With Duolingo I've come to expect funny sentences like these more oftenthan not.

July 8, 2018

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

Hope it was really tasty!

January 6, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Tan00

I keep wondering who this mysterious enemy is...

March 24, 2015

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

Well, from a Swedish history perspective, the Danes are the safest bet.

January 26, 2017

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

Is there a more specific background to this sentence? (Like, is it from a tale or referring specific historical events?)

August 9, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/km1

Min farbror är spion. Berätta inte!

January 27, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Thorfinn1960

Characteristically off-the-wall DuoLingo sentence. Love it!

December 31, 2015

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

Perhaps he ate ants and his parents didn't like it.

August 4, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/SteliosD9

Is this sentence a Swedish saying ??

October 12, 2018

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

No. :)

November 13, 2018
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