"You are building a nice house"

Translation:Mnajenga nyumba nzuri

January 20, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/MargareteZ7

how I write in english unajenga nyumba nzuri


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

The same: "You are building a nice house."

English, at least in standard formal varieties, doesn't distinguish between singular "you"(wewe / u- / -ku- / -ako) and plural "you" (n(y)inyi / m(w)- / -wa--(e)ni / -enu). They're the same, so in sentences like this, they need to accept mnajenga and unajenga because we have no way of knowing which answer they want from the English.

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