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"Unataka maembe mangapi?"

Translation:How many mangoes do you want?

March 1, 2017

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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


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

Tano tafadhali


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

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


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

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


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

Depending on the tone.

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