"Toothpaste is a sort of paste for brushing teeth."

Translation:Tannkrem er en slags krem for å pusse tennene.

3 years ago

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Shouldn't this be "Tannkrem er en slags krem til å pusse tenner med." instead (cf. http://no.wiktionary.org/wiki/tannkrem)? Also, could I use "å børste" instead of "å pusse"?

3 years ago

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You're sentence should be a valid alternative. Both are correct.

You could not use "børste" for teeth. "Børste" is most commonly used for hair.

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It’s not at all unheard of to say “børste tenner”. It might depend on dialect.

3 years ago
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