Posted by **Erika** on Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 7:36pm.

What is the translation of "Comment s'appelle ce terrain de camping"? I know that the literal translation is, "How do you call camping"? but that makes no sense to me.

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**MathMate**, Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 7:50pm
*camping* is an English word borrowed by the French language which means

1. the activity of camping

2. camp-ground.

"Comment s'appelle" is an expression which translates to "what do you call ...."

"ce" => this

"terrain de camping" => camp-ground

So the sentence translates to:

What is the name of this camp-ground?

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**Erika**, Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 7:51pm
Oh, I translated wrong, my apologies. So then, how would I answer this? I'm unsure of what it is asking.

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**MathMate**, Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 7:55pm
Give it a try! You must know the name.

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**Erika**, Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 8:11pm
Oh, it makes sense now! Thank you very much!

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**MathMate**, Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 8:22pm
Je vous en prie!

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