"A good answer"

Translation:Jibu zuri

April 12, 2017

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How do I know whether to put a n- prefix, a m- prefix, or no prefix?

April 12, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/Nina773839

You have to learn the noun classes

April 14, 2017

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In this case, with jibu, which is a class 5/6 (Ji-Ma) noun, there is no prefix with most adjectives (those that begin with a vowel, and -pya, which would otherwise have only one syllable, are an exception).

There's a table here: https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/zuri#Swahili

November 24, 2017
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