Translation:Our teacher gives us a lot of homework.
"Compito" has been translated by Duolingo as "task" before, so it should be accepted here as well (and it makes perfect sense).
It's annoying. In the other sentence I translated it as "homework" (where it made perfect sense) and was failed.
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Interesting that compiti (homework) seems to be plural. I think I've heard the odd Italian speaking English referring to homeworkS. This would explain it.
Yes, in my Italian class we get a LOT of compiti (and that's what the teacher calls it!)