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"Nyerere died October year one thousand nine hundred and ninety nine"

Translation:Nyerere alikufa mwezi wa kumi mwaka elfu moja mia tisini na tisa

October 30, 2017

4 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/PhilKing2

How does mia tisini na tisa make 999 not 199?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Caroline638330

I wonder also, missed a 9??


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

I agree; they forgot mia tisa.


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

So how do you get around it ????

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