"I am on the toilet, can you answer the door?"

Translation:Ben tuvaletteyim, kapıya sen bakabilir misin?

March 28, 2015



So "answering the door" is "looking at the door" in Turkish?

March 28, 2015


extra info: it is the same for the phone :)

March 28, 2015


You got it!

March 28, 2015


The expression, "I'm on the toilet" is considered impolite (nezaketsiz) and crude (kaba). As I've already mentioned in another exercise, in English it would be more polite to say, "I'm in the washroom/bathroom" rather than "I'm on the toilet".

February 7, 2019


Why is it not possible to use the progressive form here? It seemed more appropriate since it is a very punctual action but I wrote "kapıya bakabiliyor musun?" and it was rejected. It's is difficult to get the rationale?

February 13, 2019


The word order confuses me. Sen is the subject and kapıya is the object? Why is it object before subject in the preferred answer? (I see that "sen kapıya" is accepted, also.)

June 15, 2019
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