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5. "Enam puluh tujuh lusin."

"Enampuluhtujuhlusin."

Translation:Sixty seven dozen.

August 18, 2018

You'd probably be more correct saying 'sixty seven dozen' (no s)

Duo team have corrected the question now. "Dozen" without "s". :)

Note:

For the further explanation why we don't use "s" in "67 dozen", we may read Noel397071's comment below

Just 67 dozen - no "s"

You'd probably be more correct saying 'sixty seven dozen' (no s)

Do Indonesians use dozens a lot? Is this a more traditional way of counting?

yes... we often buy things like plate, cup, spoon, egg in lusin

Yes. Most popularly used when it comes to buy eggs, doughnuts, or things that are packed in half dozen or a dozen. Less so on other things that are usually measured by weight, length, or other metrics.

"804" was rejected :/

This is a language course, not a math course...

"Eight hundred four" is a very different linguistic expression than "Sixty-seven dozen"

The answer should be: Sixty seven dozen. There is no 's' on the end of dozen. Explanation - Dozen is a collective noun used in two ways: (1) when preceded by a numeral always 'dozen' [two dozen eggs]; (2) in other plural uses, normally dozens [there were dozens of birds on the lawn; he made dozens of mistakes]. Reference: Fowler's Modern English Usage. So, in this instance, the answer is: sixty seven dozen

"Sixty seven dozen" was accepted as an answer (19th January 2019).

so someone is buying 67 dozen of eggs? is that normal to be in a lesson?

Guy from the math questions has returned

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So has Gru from Despicable Me.