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"A knife and a spoon and food"

Translation:Kisu na kijiko na chakula

March 28, 2017



The program seems to have a thing about knives and spoons. Why not knives and forks?

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I'm guessing this sentence is from the KI/VI lesson. Both kisu "knife" and kijiko "spoon" (as well as chakula "food") are in that class, but uma "fork" is in the U/N class, which the course presumably hasn't taught yet.


Why is VYAKULA wrong here? I'm still not clear when each is expected...

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