"The doctor explains that he is alive."

Translation:Läkaren förklarar att han lever.

January 5, 2015

4 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/Coreopsis2943

I don´t understand the "är vid liv" part of this sentence. He is "at life"?

January 5, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/Lundgren8

vara vid liv is an expression for be alive as opposed to being dead.

January 5, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/HerMyKneeGinger

Is there a difference in meaning between vara vid liv and lever in this context?

July 25, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/devalanteriel

No, not really.

July 25, 2018
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