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"Unanunua unga wa ngano kilo ngapi?"

Translation:How many kilograms of wheat flour are you buying?

May 26, 2017

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

The World Loanword Database states that ngano was perhaps borrowed from Persian گندم (gandom), Hindi गेहूँ (gehū̃) or a related word.


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

Translations this long can be complex. Technically, my answer "You're buying how many kilos of wheat flour." should be right.

Any hints as to why it's wrong?


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

It's much less common this way in English ... so they probably didn't think of it. Report it. Make sure you write "flour" instead of "floor" though. ;-)


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

HAHA! My bad. I did write "flour." Edited.

And yes, I reported it.


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

What is happening with DL? I put exactly "How many kilograms of wheat flour are you are buying"

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