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"Nilienda peke yangu"

Translation:I went by myself

December 28, 2017

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

Isn't myself "mwenyewe" ?

December 28, 2017

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

That's "myself" but not "by myself".

Nili(kw)enda mwenyewe. = I went myself. (i.e. I didn't send anybody else instead of me)

Nili(kw)enda peke yangu. = I went by myself. (i.e. I went alone, without any accompaniment.)

December 28, 2017
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