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"Det regner menn."

Translation:It is raining men.

3 years ago

78 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/StefanoSolgreno
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Hallelujah!

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/aga_modz

I came here looking precisely for this. Thank you!

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/StefanoSolgreno
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Null stress, kamerat! ;)

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/OrdinaryAlien
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The Weather Girls - It's Raining Men: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l5aZJBLAu1E

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Clove673259
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Thats what i was gonna say!

9 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/fecohy
fecohy
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Jeg ser hva du gjorde der...

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/ShootTheMusician

I see what you did there...

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Ulven101

You would be hard pressed to find a more useful sentence other than "Ulven spiser meg". Takk, Duo.

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Julius_Nebula

Priorities, yo.

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Sarah_Strickland

Well played, Duolingo...

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/zhebrica
zhebrica
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A moment of confusion and then I burst out laughing. Thanks for brightening my morning, Duo. :)

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Tizbee1

All the same. The sentence was disturbing, at first.

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/KuzanTheSergal

The same thing happened to me. I didn't think there would be any humor when I joined this site :)

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/HairyChris88
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It's what makes Duo so addictive. There's plenty more out there :)

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/pink-stars

Det regner menn hallelujah det regner menn

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/JuliaSnakker
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Amen!

5 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/larlyssa

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l5aZJBLAu1E For everyone who immediately got the song stuck in their head

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Cocio_16
Cocio_16
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I always thought my english was just too bad to understand what they were singing. Finally it was good enough, my brain was just not able to make sense in these words and understand what they meant.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Huy_Ngo
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Norsk version: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zg5u0wMxkY4 (1-hour version).

Det regner menn...!

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/WolkZayets
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Now I finally understand that oddball sentence. あの変な文章の意味がやっとわかった! 万歳!

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/kasperosky
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Finally, something that may be useful

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/CMAubuchon

Jeg elsker det!

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/AuthenticAlien

Sounds kind of painful if you ask me

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/CMAubuchon

Especially for the men! Ka-Thud!

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/LadyofAsgard1

Can we take a moment to appreciate this?

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/D.Seth

10/10 made my day!

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/wirednerves

that's so funny wow

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/NikkieAugspurger

Thanks, Duo, for getting the song stuck in my head.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/TanteSonja

I knew Norway was the land of my dreams. <3

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/MartinPanda

really, am I the only one wondering, if this is just a reference to the song, or does this sentence make some sense? or is it a phrase?

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/ChristianofPeace

It is a good time to be gay! :D

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/AnCatDubh
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Unless you’re a woman ;)

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Drazoal
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Humidity's risin'...

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/WarriorCleberz
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Duo and the hilarious phrases. I came here obligatorily only to see what I was reading it was truth.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/OnkelD
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Es regnet männer, and Het regent mannen... are also used by Duolingo as I recall this sentence in both the German and the Dutch courses. You don't forget a sentence like this one.

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Kodi280

I didn't know what the reference meant until now.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Pietroborges1

Woooo!!! Det er fantastisk!!!!!

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/AnCatDubh
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Sounds like a pretty awful plane crash...

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/jheeke93

Wow... Thanks Duo... haha

Side note, how would you say "It's raining."? Just "Det regner." or something different?

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Deliciae
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Yes, just like that.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Avayg
Avayg
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I BURST OUT LAUGHING I DID NOT EXPECT THIS WHILE LEARNING NORSK. This is the only joke I have encountered on Duo, lol

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/SuzieRobinson
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Duolingo, you have made my entire Norwegian learning experience so far. 15/5 would use for this sentence!

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/VanessaCorey

Like manna from heaven....along with cats and dogs.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Gwhats1
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yesssssssss

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Lol795

It must be painful if a man falls on your manly head while doing some manly skiing.

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Gwhats1
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anyone else think of that hetalia scene?

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/JPriestess

Hahaha, this is the funniest sentence I've seen!

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/VaulsonNeoleon1
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Every gays' dream

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Alpha_Apocalypse

This made me TOO happy. God spill, Duo, god spill.

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Szivester

Is this common in Norway? Perhaps I live in the wrong country?

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Lois488613

Thanks, Duolingo! A new song for my amusement, and a fine sentence, although purrsonally "det regner katter" is just as appealing.

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/MaraEndres

De reigner menn! halleluhja de reigner menn! AMEN!

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/CassiaTati1
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I love you Duo

11 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Marie852846
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Rofl...nice one duo

10 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Marie852846
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Language learning is much more interesting nowadays then when i went to school in the 70s

10 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/ZunigaOsorio

HAHAHAHAHAHHAHA

9 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Bunnny95
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Favorite part of this learning process, the men raining all over.

8 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/smilestatic

bring that rain to california, we're in a drought ;)

7 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/K76kUOe4
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what a ridiculous sentence at this stage!

7 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/sssatori

Yeah I gotta go... its time to LEAVE

7 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Prakash74955

Raining Man! Can only remind me a song :)

7 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Nahuel175675

HAHAHA

3 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Josh_Overlien

I put hallelujah at the end, and it marked it as wrong.

1 month ago

https://www.duolingo.com/ellie8j

lol i got what it is now

1 month ago

https://www.duolingo.com/ernestas1117

Didn't see that coming. Waiting forward for the "Kiki, elsker du meg"

3 weeks ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Josh339506

Det regner menn! XD

2 weeks ago

https://www.duolingo.com/DalilaSmaj

This sentence is a bomb!

2 weeks ago

https://www.duolingo.com/rebecca325190

one of the possible translations are do...count. can someone explain?

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/RunaNasafi

It's raining man? is it kinds of poet????

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Hikaru957574

This sentence confused the heck out of me...I was like "what the...?" And then I read all the discussions about this and saw the youtube link someone put below... I had to download the song. So funny.

1 year ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Marie852846
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Its a generational thing i think

10 months ago

https://www.duolingo.com/hraesvelgr

it's "Rain Man" by Dustin Hoffman and Tom Cruise, i think. well, yes.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/tu.8zPhLD72zzoZN
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