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  5. "De tar båten til Amerika."

"De tar båten til Amerika."

Translation:They are taking the boat to America.

May 26, 2015



Why not "by ship"? I know that that would be "skip" in Norwegian, but boat sounds smallish to me (like a small sailboat).


can this sentence also mean 'they are going to america by boat', or does it have a literal meaning only?


If you want to say 'They are going to America by boat', I would have said 'De drar til Amerika med båt'.

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