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"Ninapenda mapapai"

Translation:I love pawpaws

September 13, 2017

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

Papai = papaya; mapapai = pawpaws???

September 13, 2017

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

Pawpaw and papaw are other words for papaya.

September 14, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Gita-ji

In Australia it depends on which state you come from, whether you call that delicious fruit 'pawpaw' or 'papaya'.

May 28, 2018

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

Where is it called "papaya" in Australia? I've only heard it called pawpaw.

Also, to me, it tastes like turpentine or kerosene.

January 2, 2019

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

whatabout paupau? that is AGreatUserName BTW

April 10, 2019

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

Sipendi mapapai that much.

July 4, 2019
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