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"Why are you learning Swahili?"

Translation:Kwa nini unajifunza kiswahili?

April 29, 2017

9 Comments


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

is "mbona unajifunza kiswahili" acceptable?


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

As of this moment, I have no idea why


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

What is the difference between kwa nini and mbona ?


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

Mbona indicates surprise. Like "How come you're learning Swahili??" or "Why on Earth are you learning Swahili?"

Kwa nini is neutral and is simply asking for the reason, not suggesting that you shouldn't be learning Swahili.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Beate813790

Thanks that answers my question. But then both answers should be accepted


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

Why is "mbona unafundisha kiswahili" not correct?


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

'unafundisha' sounds like 'you are teaching'. Towards another person and Not 'you'.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Lng52-._

Is "kiswahili" supposed to capitalized?

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