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"Via telefono estas tre granda. Vi bezonas poŝtelefonon."

Translation:Your telephone is very big. You need a mobile phone.

May 28, 2015

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

This is ironic considering how big poŝtelefonoj are getting these days


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

Buy a thumb extender now!


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

I was thinking the same thing. My phone is as big as my calculator :P


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/computervirus99

I've had the same iPhone 5 for years so I don't have that problem

then again I have an otter box and those are huge


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/MikeMcDani2

La unua poŝtelefono.


[deactivated user]

    Something you'd say to a tablet owner?


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

    Is that a tre granda telefono or are you really happy to see me?


    https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Argyle11

    Oh I get it! It's a pocket-phone. poŝo + telefono


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

    a poŝtelefonon is definitely a pocket telephone, especially when compared to a very big phone. a cell phone or mobile phone is characteristically different from a landline phone because of the way it transmits and receives signals, has nothing to do with size.


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

    Then what is the term for a mobile phone that doesn't fit into a pocket?


    [deactivated user]

      Poŝtelefonego, perhaps?


      https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Lane24

      Would a tablet be referred to as "poŝkomputilo"?


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

      What about tablets that convert into ultrabooks?


      https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Rob790395

      Vi bezonas pokefonon


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

      Saluton! Yeah, you're right... but does it really matter? I'd say it's a phrase good as any for duolingo.

      Good luck with the course!

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