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"Ninaomba bia na maji."

Translation:I would like beer and water.

October 3, 2017

14 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/BB8eZ2Cd

Ninaomba is the polite tanzanian for the polite english equivalent of saying "please may I have"


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

I'm more familiar with "Naomba bia na maji."


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/JulzM124

I feel like "I ask for" should be accepted as well, it has been in other exercises.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Katie105911

"Please can I have" should be accepted


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Masaaba-mmoja

I request would be also possible I guess


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/lw555opponent

"I'd like beer and water." should be correct.
I'd = I would.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/KarenKeith19

"I requested beer and water" not accepted.


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

The sentence is in present tense


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

"I am asking for beer and water" was not accepted.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/tu.8zPhLagXbmmKQ

i know ninaomba is polite Tanzanian way of saying the same thing


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

The same thing as what?


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

How do we go about this sentence. " I would like bear and water" wasn't accepted and gives the same translation as the correct one. I think there is system problem.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Katie105911

You've just asked for a large scary animal and water. Run away now.

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