"Are those the birds?"

Translation:Koni hontesse issi?

July 16, 2017

4 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/trj820

Why are we using the inanimate to describe a bird?

July 16, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/Rae.F
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Someone suggested it's less a matter of animate/inanimate and more a matter of human/not human. I'd love to hear DJP explain it.

July 24, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/LikeTheDog

You can use either with nonhuman animals, depending on your views on animals. I use the animate about them :)

February 5, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/Adrian729689

Typo in the 'example answer' above. Should be 'Boni'

April 8, 2019
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