"Det går sextio minuter på en timme."

Translation:There are sixty minutes in one hour.

November 29, 2014

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

So, the little sixty minutes are walking through the one-hour space of time. :-)


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

Every 60 seconds in Africa a minute passes.


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

Would an equivalent sentence be "Det finns sextio minuter på en timme."?


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

It’s grammatically correct, but slightly unidiomatic. We rather talk about time as ”going” as in ”tiden går fort” (time passes quickly).


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

This doesn't make much sense


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

The det går, I mean


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

"timme" is spelled "timma" in the sample sentence.

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