Er hat ihr Pralinen gekauft.

English Translation

He bought her some chocolates.

Isn’t there word for Praline in english? I think so.

Maybe borrowed from French: praliné, pronounced as pralinay?

But then, does not list it as a translation for German Praline:
Praline | Übersetzung Englisch-Deutsch

Interestingly, on tatoeba the Russian translation uses конфет, i.e. “konfet”. There exists also the word “Konfekt” in German, and apparently “confections” in English. Although I don’t think I have ever actually come across it.

But “Pralinen” is the usual German word for a box of small filled chocolate pieces.
I guess the plural in the English sentence is enough of a disambiguation here?

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