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"The clothing was washed by Rehema"

Translation:Nguo zimefuliwa na Rehema

November 18, 2017

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Nsikan9

it says the clothing and not 'clothes' so we're supposed to assume it's plural? also, it says "was" and not "has been" so the -me- tense is wrong...


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

I agree with you on the -li-/-me- issue.

"Clothing" is a collective word, equivalent in meaning to "clothes", so it equates to the plural nguo. The singular nguo means a single item of clothing, a garment.

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