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"Lia kwi kwi kwi!"

Translation:Boohoo!

August 23, 2017

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Melbay2

I dont understand your answer


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Ernst557459

Lia = imperative of kulia i.e. cry. Kwi kwi kwi is onomatopoeic for the loud sound one can make when crying: so something like 'cry loudly'. Hence, the incomprehensible "Boohoo".


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/alettamari1

Thank you Ernst! I have a son with the same name. You both seem well learnt and real gentleMEN.

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