"Mlango una uchafu"

Translation:The door has dirt

February 22, 2017

11 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/PotatoSanta
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Does this mean a door is dirty? Should I report the 'has'?

February 22, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/lucyashby24
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Yes! The English doesn't make sense.

March 7, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/TChrist100
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Umm...okay. We agree this English is off, right?

August 12, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/dilysem

the door is dirty - would be a sensible english phrase

July 17, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/killearn
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The English is wrong. I have reported it.

October 11, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/FBenH
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Kiingereza kibovu!

September 14, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/Julianfshpearson

What language is this?!

September 5, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/RumbidzaiKM
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I've reported this several times in the past but it's still only accepting this answer. What a strange translation.

December 17, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/frank856835

this does not make sense in English

February 25, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Nsikan9
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The very direct English translation would of course be 'the door has dirtiness' but of course, this is an unnatural sentence in English... This should be 'The/a door is dirty'.

March 15, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Deborah712044
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Report it! I have already received many mails from Duolingo that they have accepted my suggestion, but it must be a lot of work, as there are still many mistakes.

May 18, 2018
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