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"The dog is eating."

Translation:Hunden äter.

January 7, 2015

3 Comments


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

How do we differentiate between gerund-form "is eating" and "eats"?


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

We don't :). It is discussed here.


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

We really don't. Wheter you translate it as "eats" or "is eating" doesn't really make an impact on the meaning of the sentence. It's the same way with Latin.

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