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"I wanted to be a writer since I was eight years old."

Translation:Eu queria ser escritor desde que eu tinha oito anos.

October 16, 2013

3 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/ka7th

why cannot I use havia instead of tinha


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

when you have the age, ise the verb "ter" (have) and not "ser" (be) or "haver".


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

when talking about age, you must use the verb to be as english: i'm 8, get it?

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