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"Papai ni tunda"

Translation:A pawpaw is a fruit

April 23, 2018

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

"A pawpaw is a fruit" just sounds awkward.

My answer, "A pawpaw is fruit" should not be marked wrong.

"Pawpaw is (a) fruit" should also be accepted.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Lng52-._

Nicknames for "pawpaw": "custard apple," "poor man's banana" & "Indiana banana.".


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Babu-G

Maybe "A pawpaw is a fruit" is better. "Pawpaw is fruit" seems to fit quite well here. "Pawpaw is a fruit" seems neither one nor the other. I'd give "correct" for any of these just so that we could get on quickly to the next exercise!


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Dan234392

There is no such thing as pawpaw. It is papaya


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Catriona28475

I prefer the word "papaya" too, but "pawpaw" is in the dictionary as another term for papaya: https://www.lexico.com/en/definition/pawpaw


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Jon387886

Dear course contributors, please stop correcting articles.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Catriona28475

The course developers don't necessarily read these comments.
You have to use the report flag to request a correction ("My answer should have been accepted.")

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