"They would like water!"

Translation:Wanaomba maji!

August 3, 2017

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https://www.duolingo.com/wfm_jr

Why does it not recognize the conditional? I used "Wangependa maji."

August 3, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/juryrigging

The conditional requires a conditional clause and a main clause. "If there is nothing else to drink (cond.), they would like water (main)".

Since there is no conditional clause, conditional tense does not work here.

ETA: Just realised my example would still be translated as -omba, not the -penda used in your sentence. How about "if they were able to swim, they would like water," which I believe is wangeweza kuogelea, wangependa maji.

August 3, 2017
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