"Het fruit is paars."

Translation:The fruit is purple.

3 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/Dumoc

I did violet and it didn't accept it, aren't purple and violet the same ?

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Voorlindsay

tecnically violet is a blueish purple. :)

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Zunee
Zunee
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Technically purple is a shade of violet

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Delano93
Delano93
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Though purple and violet are not the same, same as that 'paars' and 'violet' are not the same.

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/PaulineStinson
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You would not describe a fruit as being violet, at least in Dutch. E.g.: "Er zijn groene, gele, rode, blauwe en paarse pruimen. En daarnaast ook nog pruimen met gemengde kleuren."

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/EllePi1

It must be an eggplant, yum

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Ichimoku
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Eggplant is not het fruit ;)

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/aslzrr

It is, botanically speaking. Just as tomatoes

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Onalga
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A plumb?

3 years ago
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