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    a sentence

    A king once died, as kings are apt to do, being as liable to shortness of breath as other mortals.
    I cannot understand this sentence

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    Re: a sentence

    Quote Originally Posted by Tinkerbell View Post
    A king once died, as kings are apt to do, being as liable to shortness of breath as other mortals.
    I cannot understand this sentence
    Tam motamot değil ama yakın bir şekilde şöyle çevrilebilir;

    Zamanında bir kral ölmüş, tüm kralların öldüğü gibi, tüm diğer faniler gibi bir nefeslik ömüre sahip olarak.

    Ayrıca şu linklere bak;

    liable - definition of liable by the Free Online Dictionary, Thesaurus and Encyclopedia.
    APT - definition of APT by the Free Online Dictionary, Thesaurus and Encyclopedia.

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    Re: a sentence

    thank you, but I need a further help

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    Re: a sentence

    does it mean, a king once died, like all other people, kings also dies? kings also obliged to die?

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    Re: a sentence

    Yes, simply, a king dies like all kings do, they die because people eventually die.

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