"Cats have nine lives."

Translation:Gatos têm nove vidas.

July 12, 2013

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

Please note: The equivalent saying in Portuguese is "Gatos têm sete vidas". Cats in Brazil have seven lives, not nine!


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

We cannot stop until there is equality for all cats.


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

And Google Translator can figure it out when translating from Portuguese to English.

http://translate.google.com.br/#pt/en/Gatos%20tem%20sete%20vidas


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

Some of the comments in the English from Portuguese discussion are pretty funny. https://api.duolingo.com/comment/358321#!


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Hector290697

Thank you for that. We're here to think and speak like Brazilians. :)


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Tyson.Richards

Thats so interesting! I was in Brazil 7 months and never heard the expression but sounds legit lol


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

7 months, 7 lives. Interesting


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

Pois é, todo mundo sabe que no brasil os gatos tem sete vidas


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Diogo60147

Não eram sete?


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

No Brasil - Sete

Em países de lingua inglesa - Nove

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