Lesson 47

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1610
Znam go od środy.
I've known him since Wednesday.
1611
Kupiliśmy ten dom w zeszłym roku.
We bought this house last year.
1612
Mamy ten dom od roku.
We've had this house for a year.
1613
Przestałem palić pięć miesięcy temu.
I stopped smoking five months ago.
1614
Nie palę od pięciu miesięcy.
I haven't smoked for five months.
1615
On sprzedał swoje auto dwa tygodnie temu.
He sold his car two weeks ago.
1616
On nie ma auta od dwóch tygodni.
He hasn't had a car for two weeks.
1617
Ten mężczyzna jest policjantem od 1980 roku.
The man has been a policeman since 1980.
1618
Moi rodzice są małżeństwem od 1960 roku.
My parents have been married since 1960.
1619
Jak długo znacie naszego sąsiada?
How long have you known our neighbor?
1620
Znam go od minuty i już go nienawidzę.
I have known him for a minute and I already hate him.
1621
Jak długo ona jest zamężna?
How long has she been married?
1622
Ona jest rozwiedziona od 1990 roku.
She has been divorced since 1990.
1623
Od kiedy masz to szybkie auto?
Since when have you had this fast car?
1624
Od kiedy jesteście małżeństwem?
Since when have you been married?
1625
Od kiedy znasz tego księdza?
Since when have you known this priest?
1626
Oni znają się od dawna.
They have known each other for a long time.
1627
Ci filozofowie znają się od niedawna ale już się nie zgadzają.
The philosophers have known each other for a short time but they already disagree with each other.
1628
Nie spałem odkąd dowiedziałem się o śmierci mojego przyjaciela.
I haven't slept since I learned about my friend's death.
1629
On nie powiedział ani słowa odkąd nakrzyczałam na niego.
He hasn't spoken a word since I shouted at him.
1630
Moja siostra ogląda telewizję od sześciu godzin.
My sister has been watching TV for six hours.
1631
Jak długo pisałeś tę książkę?
How long have you been writing this book?
1632
Wszystkie myszy zostały zjedzone dwa tygodnie temu.
All mice were eaten two weeks ago.
1633
Nie ma myszy w naszym domu od dwóch tygodni.
There has been no mice in our house for two weeks.
1634
Ona marudzi, odkąd obudziła się dzisiaj.
She has been complaining since she woke up today.
1635
Ten dom jest pusty, odkąd został zbudowany.
This house has been empty since it was built.
1636
Czekam na ciebie od dwóch godzin.
I've been waiting for you for two hours.
1637
Nie odwiedziliśmy naszej ciotki od dawna.
We haven't visited our aunt for a long time.
1638
Od dziesięciu lat ci żeglarze nie widzieli swoich żon.
For ten years the sailors haven't seen their wives.
1639
Nie wiem, czy ona nosi teraz okulary, ponieważ nie widziałam jej od lat.
I don't know if she wears glasses now because I haven't seen her for years.
1640
Każdy w sąsiedztwie jest wyczerpany, ponieważ mój sąsiad śpiewa od siedmiu godzin.
Everyone in the neighborhood is exhausted because my neighbor has been singing for seven hours.
1641
Jestem zadowolony, ponieważ nie widziałem mojego sąsiada od dwóch dni.
I am glad because I haven't seen my neighbor for two days.
1642
To zadanie musi być bardzo trudne, ponieważ ten dobry matematyk rozwiązuje je już od ponad trzech dni.
The problem must be very difficult because the good mathematician has been solving it for over three days now.
1643
Jego dom jest brudny, ponieważ jego żona jest chora od dwóch dni.
His house is dirty because his wife has been ill for two days.