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"The board is sitting on the staircase."

Translation:La estraro sidas sur la ŝtuparo.

May 30, 2015



Does this mean board as in board of directors? In which case why are they sitting on a staircase?


Yes, it means "a board of important people" (estro: leader; boss + -ar: a collective suffix, a group of people). They're sitting on the staircase because Dr. No and James Bond were having a "conversation" in the conference room :)


How would you say board meaning piece of finished wood, ready to be used in construction?


Tabulo, which is the same root used for blackboard (nigra tabulo).

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