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

nós bebemos

I understand that this may very well be the past tense as well, but the default answer should be, I think "We drink" not "We drank," because this is confusing in conflict with the other tenses. I think, however, "We drank" should be accepted too, be because they are the same conjugation.

November 8, 2012

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

Agreed, both present and past tense should be accepted.

Also, I don't remember the exact sentence (will update this post If I encounter it again) but in some cases duolingo wants the future tense although the verb clearly isn't in future tense but in the present/past tense.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/patby19

That was a curve ball all right!


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

When we use something everyday we use the present. Nós bebemos chá If you are talking about the past we can say. Nós bebemos cerveja com nossos amigos ontem.

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