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"Angekunywa pombe angelewa"

Translation:If he were to drink alcohol, he would get drunk

November 15, 2017

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/YoungGreg1

The english is incorrect as it could be inferred to mean that he would have to be drunk already to drink the alcohol. A more accurate translation would be If he were to drink alcohol he would become drunk, or he would get drunk.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/MorwennaGr1

If he drank is equivalent to if he were to drink.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Simon299426

If he drank alcohol, he would get drunk


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

I agree that this should also be accepted


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Kas334864

It is but with this awkward response: "You have a typo. If hed drunk alcohol, he would get drunk".


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Ben837613

And the apostrophe is missing so this is misleading. 20201110

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