I swim alone

Discussion in '中文+方言 (Chinese)' started by qwertypop118, Mar 19, 2013.

  1. I would like to translate this:

    I swim alone

    this is my attempt, but i don't know if it is correct


    this is the context
  2. tarlou Senior Member

    It's perfect!
    You can also say 我就自己去, which is more natural for conversations.
  3. thank you :)
  4. SuperXW

    SuperXW Senior Member

    Yes, 我就自己去 is much more fluent for conversations. 独自 is a formal word, mostly written.
  5. BODYholic Senior Member

    Chinese Cantonese
    ... 我就一个人去 is very common here, in Singapore.
  6. SuperXW

    SuperXW Senior Member

    I think 我就一个人去 is also common in all Chinese-speaking regions. :)
  7. WillyTest New Member

    Chinese - Taiwan
    If you try to translate "I swim alone", it should be "我一個人去游泳"
  8. xiaolijie

    xiaolijie Senior Member

    English (UK)
    Willy, you've got wily eyes! :D Thank you and welcome to the forum! :)
  9. Youngfun

    Youngfun Senior Member

    Bắc Kinh
    Wu Chinese & Italian
    Posters #2~#6 are all blind, nobody noticed "swim". :D
  10. SuperXW

    SuperXW Senior Member

    Because the context he gave... "swim" was not a must...

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