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  5. "The key is in the door."

"The key is in the door."

Translation:Nøkkelen står i døren.

June 30, 2015

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

Why is the 'står' used in this sentence? Wouldn't that mean 'the key is standing in the door?'


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Deliciae
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That's just how we say it in Norway.

"Nøklene er i døren" is also an accepted translation, but it would be a less common way of expressing it.

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