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"Vi måste tillverka fler bilar."

Translation:We must produce more cars.

November 26, 2014

11 Comments


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

i tried to translate with "several cars" but that was wrong. so there is obviously a difference between mer/fler and flera/fler ?!


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

I tend to use 'flera' and 'mera', whereas the course seems to use 'fler' and 'mer'. Are the shorter forms more common nowadays?


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

They're quite common in spoken or informal Swedish, but official publications and newspapers use fler and mer.


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

Det du sa(de) var överraskande - Jag sku(lle) ha gissat, att längre ord är mer(a) officiella :)


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

Not always it seems. :) Skulle is always skulle, btw.


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

Int(e) i Finland, på finlandssvenska :) Men jag försöker komma ihåg att inte använda 'sku' i Sverige.


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

Oh, alright. Well, it's never written sku AFAIK.


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

Man kan se "sku" i finlandssvenskan, speciellt i friare former, t.ex. Facebook, dikter...


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

does "mer" work?


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

I think "fler" is restricted to things that are countable, like cars. "mer" is for amounts, like "Jag behöver mer öl."

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