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Please give me something to eat.

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12:05 Dec 1, 2001
English to Norwegian translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: Please give me something to eat.
Translation required for a school project.
Pamela Gee
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Summary of answers provided
5Kan jeg få noe å spise?
Tore Bjerkek
4 +1Gi meg noe å spiseTone Wittmann
4 -1Vær så snill og gi meg noe at spise
Mats Wiman


  

Answers


9 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): -1
Vær så snill og gi meg noe at spise


Explanation:
none


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Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 16:55
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
PRO pts in pair: 75

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Tore Bjerkek: "Vær så snill og gi meg noe å spise" er norsk. "at spise" er dansk
48 mins
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56 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Gi meg noe å spise


Explanation:
Hello !

here are some suggestions

"Vær så snill og gi meg noe å spise"
or
"Gi meg noe å spise" ( the more common way to say it in Norwegian)


Good luck !

Greetings from Tone
Native Norwegian


Tone Wittmann
Local time: 16:55
Native speaker of: Native in NorwegianNorwegian
PRO pts in pair: 28

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Tore Bjerkek
3 mins
  -> Tusen takk !
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6 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
Kan jeg få noe å spise?


Explanation:
Now we are entering the psyche of a hungry person who is not overly concerned about his manners and selfishly uses the 1st person pronoun, I: May I get somting to eat!

Bon appetit! or Vel bekomme, as we say in Norway.

Tore Bjerkek
Canada
Local time: 10:55
Native speaker of: Native in NorwegianNorwegian
PRO pts in pair: 884
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