"There was a doctor on the boat."

Translation:Det fanns en läkare på båten.

February 17, 2015

6 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/IsaiahBaratheon

Why is it det fanns and not det finns?

August 9, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/PatrickEva14

"Det finns" is present tense (There is). "Det fanns" is past tense (There was).

August 30, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/bigswedeej

Is en necessary in this sentence?

May 13, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Edwin558763

It should not be necessary since occupations do not take article. Hope I'm right

April 23, 2019
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