"My father is on the television."

Translation:Min far er i fjernsynet.

March 12, 2015

3 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/zeusttu

So in Danish you're in the tv?

March 12, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/mads-lime

Exactly. If you said "Min far er på fjernsynet" (the literal translation of "on the television") you would leave Danes wondering what your father is doing on top of the television

March 14, 2015

https://www.duolingo.com/ycUvuSap

That was my interpretation of the English sentence, too.

May 9, 2018
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