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  5. "En elg er et dyr."

"En elg er et dyr."

Translation:A moose is an animal.

June 29, 2015

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/yananlin15

That is correct, sir. A moose is an animal.


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

Can you use "elg" for both moose and elk interchangeably? Or is there a better word for one or the other?


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

Im curious about this too..


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

Simply put, yes, as they are the same animal. Elk and elg come from Proto-Germanic, moose is Algonquin.

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