"Unataka maembe mangapi?"

Translation:How many mangoes do you want?

March 1, 2017

5 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Mr.Quizzical

Questions in Swahili are the reverse English.

English: How many mangoes do you want

Swahili: Unataka maembe mangapi

Literal Swahili Translation: You want mangoes how many

March 1, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Wowza42

Should "You want how many mangoes?" also be accepted?

October 22, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/lund.mikkel

Maybe, but it doesn't seem like a very natural English sentence.

December 14, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Jhamol

Depending on the tone.

June 26, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Phmeza

Tano tafadhali

July 29, 2019
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