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"A sobrinha dele tem uma tartaruga."

Translation:His niece has a turtle.

August 30, 2013

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

That computer voice is awful, could have sworn I heard "carcaruga", and now I feel dumb. So, thanks robot.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Defepi493

Really weird, look's like with the narrator of the YouTube channel Fatos Desconhecidos.


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

Come on, you gotta accept "tortoise"!!!


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

...we often call tortoise "tartaruga", but technically, "tartaruga" is that living in water (the most common way to refer to them is "tartaruga marinha -- turtle of the sea", and "cágado" is that living on land.

So, turtle = tartaruga, tortoise = cágado, but often cágado is called tartaruga.


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

why not "Meu sobrinha tem uma tartaruga" instead?


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

MInha sobrinha = my niece.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Pierre559404

Why not "Sua sobrinha tem uma tartaruga" instead?

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