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"The Maasai Mara is a big park"

Translation:Maasai Mara ni mbuga kubwa

April 24, 2017



Mbuga is not a word from the M-/Mi group, but from the N- group. In this group the adjective doesn't take a prefix. It only takes a prefix when the radical starts with a vowel (NY-), a D, G, or Z (N-), or a B, P, or V (M-).


Why would it be 'Kubwa' instead of 'Mkubwa?'

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