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"Du må ikke kysse kua!"

Translation:You must not kiss the cow!

3 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/comeoutcomeout
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...Is this a common problem in Norway?!

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/PotatoSanta
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Yes

3 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Andy..Norton

How do you distinguish between "You must not kiss the cow" and "You do not have to kiss the cow"?

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Deliciae
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You can use "Du er ikke nødt til å..." for the latter if you want to remove all doubt, but usually context and intonation does the job for you.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Sapiophia
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Maybe the second one could be 'Du trenger ikke å kysse kua'?

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Dauddaud

...hvorfor ikke?

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Deliciae
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Have you seen the size of their tongues?

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/KyssKyllingen

But what about the chicken?

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Deliciae
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You'll have to ask him... if you can find him, that is. ;)

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/CommissarFeesh

Political scandal!

1 month ago

https://www.duolingo.com/EricGjovaag
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Oh, there has GOT to be a good story behind this sentence!

1 year ago