"He is the restaurant's cook."

Translation:Han er restaurantens kokk.

3 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/KyssKyllingen

Why does it sound like she's saying 'restaurangens'?

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Nat.Maronni

I also hear "restaurangens" My boyfriend said thay it's wrong pronunciation (he is Norwegian)

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Deliciae
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It's actually correct.

"Restaurant" is a French loan word, and that's why "ant" is pronounced as "ang".

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/oulenz
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Is it at all possible to say Han er restaurantens kokken?

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/fveldig
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That would be like saying "He is the restaurant's the cook." in English. (It would not be possible)

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/rjvillal

can't i say han er restauranten sin kokk??? (i had it wrong but don't understand why)

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/NicolaiParkers

"He is the restaurants his cook"?

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Paivapedro1
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Yes iam a teacher of English and it is not possible.May be in norwegian you can do this,and in German but not in English.

2 years ago
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