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Past tense 2

Past tense 2

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Fortid 2

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Did you have to call an ambulance? Måtte -u rin-- am--l-n-e-? M____ d_ r____ a__________ M-t-e d- r-n-e a-b-l-n-e-? -------------------------- Måtte du ringe ambulansen? 0
Did you have to call the doctor? M-t-e -u-ri-g-------? M____ d_ r____ l_____ M-t-e d- r-n-e l-g-n- --------------------- Måtte du ringe legen? 0
Did you have to call the police? Må-te d- ring- -olit---? M____ d_ r____ p________ M-t-e d- r-n-e p-l-t-e-? ------------------------ Måtte du ringe politiet? 0
Do you have the telephone number? I had it just now. H-r-du-n-mm-r-t--J-g -add--de- - sted. H__ d_ n________ J__ h____ d__ i s____ H-r d- n-m-e-e-? J-g h-d-e d-t i s-e-. -------------------------------------- Har du nummeret? Jeg hadde det i sted. 0
Do you have the address? I had it just now. H-- du-a--es--n?-----h-dde---- i s---. H__ d_ a________ J__ h____ d__ i s____ H-r d- a-r-s-e-? J-g h-d-e d-n i s-e-. -------------------------------------- Har du adressen? Jeg hadde den i sted. 0
Do you have the city map? I had it just now. Ha- du -y-a-----------ad-- d-t----te-. H__ d_ b________ J__ h____ d__ i s____ H-r d- b-k-r-e-? J-g h-d-e d-t i s-e-. -------------------------------------- Har du bykartet? Jeg hadde det i sted. 0
Did he come on time? He could not come on time. K-m-han i-t-de? Han--la-t-------å-------i t-d-. K__ h__ i t____ H__ k_____ i___ å k____ i t____ K-m h-n i t-d-? H-n k-a-t- i-k- å k-m-e i t-d-. ----------------------------------------------- Kom han i tide? Han klarte ikke å komme i tide. 0
Did he find the way? He could not find the way. Fant-ha----ien----n---nt i--e---ie-. F___ h__ v_____ H__ f___ i___ v_____ F-n- h-n v-i-n- H-n f-n- i-k- v-i-n- ------------------------------------ Fant han veien? Han fant ikke veien. 0
Did he understand you? He could not understand me. F-r-tod-han ---- Han-ku-n- -k----or-t- meg. F______ h__ d___ H__ k____ i___ f_____ m___ F-r-t-d h-n d-g- H-n k-n-e i-k- f-r-t- m-g- ------------------------------------------- Forstod han deg? Han kunne ikke forstå meg. 0
Why could you not come on time? Hv--f-- --n----u-i-k- komm- ---id-? H______ k____ d_ i___ k____ i t____ H-o-f-r k-n-e d- i-k- k-m-e i t-d-? ----------------------------------- Hvorfor kunne du ikke komme i tide? 0
Why could you not find the way? Hvo-f-r --nt ----kk--ve-en? H______ f___ d_ i___ v_____ H-o-f-r f-n- d- i-k- v-i-n- --------------------------- Hvorfor fant du ikke veien? 0
Why could you not understand him? H-or--- f---t-d -- ha--ikk-? H______ f______ d_ h__ i____ H-o-f-r f-r-t-d d- h-m i-k-? ---------------------------- Hvorfor forstod du ham ikke? 0
I could not come on time because there were no buses. J----om-ik-e i -id- ford- -et gik--ik-e--u-s. J__ k__ i___ i t___ f____ d__ g___ i___ b____ J-g k-m i-k- i t-d- f-r-i d-t g-k- i-k- b-s-. --------------------------------------------- Jeg kom ikke i tide fordi det gikk ikke buss. 0
I could not find the way because I had no city map. Je- --n- ---- ---en -o--- j-- --k- -a----ka-t. J__ f___ i___ v____ f____ j__ i___ h____ k____ J-g f-n- i-k- v-i-n f-r-i j-g i-k- h-d-e k-r-. ---------------------------------------------- Jeg fant ikke veien fordi jeg ikke hadde kart. 0
I could not understand him because the music was so loud. J-g--un-e ---- -or-t--h-m---r-- --sikk-n v-- s- hø-. J__ k____ i___ f_____ h__ f____ m_______ v__ s_ h___ J-g k-n-e i-k- f-r-t- h-m f-r-i m-s-k-e- v-r s- h-y- ---------------------------------------------------- Jeg kunne ikke forstå ham fordi musikken var så høy. 0
I had to take a taxi. Je- måt-e--a en d--sj-. J__ m____ t_ e_ d______ J-g m-t-e t- e- d-o-j-. ----------------------- Jeg måtte ta en drosje. 0
I had to buy a city map. J-g --tt--kj--- -t -b-)ka--. J__ m____ k____ e_ (________ J-g m-t-e k-ø-e e- (-y-k-r-. ---------------------------- Jeg måtte kjøpe et (by)kart. 0
I had to switch off the radio. Jeg -å-----lå -v--ad-o-n. J__ m____ s__ a_ r_______ J-g m-t-e s-å a- r-d-o-n- ------------------------- Jeg måtte slå av radioen. 0

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