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"Quiero dormir."

Translation:I want to sleep.

July 30, 2015

9 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/ExSquaredOver2

Quiero esto, quiero eso... Duolingo sure teaches us how to demand!


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

Why is 'I want sleep' incorrect?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/DenVal-Mar

Tengo sueño = quiero dormir


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

I was marked wrong for 'I want sleep' but to me that seems like a fine English translation, is there a subtlety to the Spanish words that I'm missing?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/DavidCM2016

what is wrong with "I would like to sleep"?


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

not a native Spanish speaker, but i thought "would like to" would be "quisiera"


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Jack-CMH

The dormir is not very clear


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/RodneySmit18

Mi esposa dijo esta frase cada noche...

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