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"Simba hana upole"

Translation:A lion doesn't have gentleness

October 29, 2017

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

This isn't a natural English sentence. A lion is not gentle, would be better.

October 29, 2017

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

Yeah, that's definitely way more natural!

I kind of find "A lion has no gentleness" quite acceptable too, but it depends on the context, and it kind of sounds poetic.

November 3, 2017

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

I agree with you. The above translation is a word for word literal translation

October 14, 2018

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

Kimbia kaka! Sasa!

January 25, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Deborah712044

Poetic and African

May 28, 2018
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