"Habari za kazi mama ?"

Translation:How is work mother?

3/4/2017, 6:58:48 AM

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Would it be helpful to allow literal translations as correct? Sometimes I feel like it helps me learn a language that uses different idioms/syntax.

3/22/2017, 12:45:07 AM

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What is wrong with "How is your job, mum?" ?? "Habari za jioni?" is translated as "How is your evening?" and the corrections for "kazi" on its own were given as "work; job"

Thanks

10/24/2017, 12:20:30 PM

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Literally, "news of work mom ?" Habarı is from Arabic kabar https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/habari

It is also related to Turkish : haber , which is also derived from Arabic. Source: http://www.tdk.gov.tr/index.php?option=com_bts=bts

3/4/2017, 6:58:48 AM

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I wrote this exact line three times, and it keeps telling me it is wrong, then shows the line, verbatim, in the "correct solution" box.

4/12/2018, 3:15:37 AM

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So I try "how is work, mother?" and it accepts it. Challenges are good, I guess.

4/12/2018, 3:17:00 AM

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Habari za Kwanza! -I use this each year.

4/14/2018, 11:44:54 PM

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Mother =mama=mum ..

4/17/2018, 7:54:10 PM
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