https://www.duolingo.com/gerry11111

"Un serpente nel giornale"

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12/21/2012, 6:30:18 PM

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https://www.duolingo.com/deleted_user

shouldn't there be a verb as in 'e' (+accent) in this sentence? Or is it OK to construct a sentence like this?

12/31/2012, 9:55:56 AM

https://www.duolingo.com/jacobhirsch

I don't think this really counts as a full sentence. It's just a fragment that could be used in a sentence

1/8/2013, 2:02:05 AM

https://www.duolingo.com/michalvalasek

Sound's like something by Agatha Christie :)

1/5/2013, 1:56:44 PM

https://www.duolingo.com/lightgreen

imagine sitting down with a cup of coffee and a bagel and opening to the sports section and discovering this

2/13/2013, 6:41:48 AM

https://www.duolingo.com/almondhoney

LOL!!!

2/23/2013, 9:55:47 PM

https://www.duolingo.com/gerry11111
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Can giornale NOT be used to describe a periodical like a magazine?

12/21/2012, 6:30:18 PM

https://www.duolingo.com/wataya
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'giornale' is normally only used for a (daily) newspaper as the word 'giorno' (day) indicates. For a periodical you can use 'la rivista' or 'il periodico'.

12/23/2012, 10:09:04 PM

https://www.duolingo.com/Eskoala
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Just as you might describe someone as "a snake in the grass"?

1/23/2013, 8:05:07 PM

https://www.duolingo.com/NobleJohn
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Or "a snake (mentioned) in the newspaper".

2/7/2013, 1:39:02 PM

https://www.duolingo.com/Sacredmaiden

So, why is it that "on" and "in" have been used interchangeably in the past, but it doesn't consider "a snake on the newspaper" as a valid answer for this question?

2/21/2013, 12:39:15 AM
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