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English term or phrase:bathroom
Bosnian translation:kupaonica
Entered by: Vesna Zivcic
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10:50 Jul 11, 2001
English to Bosnian translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: bathroom
do you have to go to the bathroom?
melissa
kupaonica
Explanation:
bathroom - kupaonica; zahod (WC)


2nd person singular:

Moraš li ići u kupaonicu/zahod?
(Da li) Moraš li da ideš u kupaonicu/zahod? (Bosnian Serb version)

2nd person plural:

Morate li ići u kupaonicu /zahod?
(Da li) morate da idete u kupaonicu/zahod?
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Vesna Zivcic
Local time: 16:28
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Summary of answers provided
na +2kupaonica
Vesna Zivcic
na +1WC, kupatiloxxxNermina
nakupatilo - kupaonicaslavist
nakupaona/zahod-cenifa
Kemal Mustajbegovic


  

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1 hr peer agreement (net): +2
kupaonica


Explanation:
bathroom - kupaonica; zahod (WC)


2nd person singular:

Moraš li ići u kupaonicu/zahod?
(Da li) Moraš li da ideš u kupaonicu/zahod? (Bosnian Serb version)

2nd person plural:

Morate li ići u kupaonicu /zahod?
(Da li) morate da idete u kupaonicu/zahod?


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Vesna Zivcic
Local time: 16:28
Native speaker of: Croatian
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agree  valentinas
1 hr

agree  Veronica Prpic Uhing
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2 hrs peer agreement (net): +1
WC, kupatilo


Explanation:
Je li to moras ici u WC?
Je li to moras ili u kupatilo?

WC = toilet only
kupatilo = bathroom with a tub

xxxNermina
Native speaker of: Native in BosnianBosnian
PRO pts in pair: 12

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agree  Amila
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8 hrs
kupaona/zahod-cenifa


Explanation:
In this context it seems the expression for "bathroom" is actualy "toilet"

In Bosnian place where one can have a bath is "kupaona", but for toilet there are three expressions in use - "zahod", "WC" (pronounced vae-tze)and cenifa (with small slash over letter "c" pronounced as ch)

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Kemal Mustajbegovic
Local time: 23:28
Native speaker of: Croatian
PRO pts in pair: 123
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14 hrs
kupatilo - kupaonica


Explanation:
Moras li ici u kupatilo/kupaonicu? - 2 person sing.
Morate li ici u kupatilo/kupaonicu? -2 pers. pl. polite form

WC is obv. WC [ve-ce]
You may also say zahod.


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