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"He likes to eat chips"

Translation:Hupenda kula chipsi

November 4, 2017



Should there be a 'yeye' at the start?


Yes, the notes say "Unlike -na- tense, the hu- aspect marker does not take a subject prefix instead it must be preceeded by a noun or a personal pronoun."

Or the translation should read: Anapenda kula chipsi.

The English sentence can be understood both ways, depending on the context.


"Yeye hupenda kula chipsi." should also be accepted. Reported 2020-03-20

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