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"How many are these oranges?"

Translation:Berapa jeruk-jeruk ini?

August 23, 2018

6 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Johnathanv483403

In regard to price; should this not instead be "berapa harganya jeruk-jeruk ini?"


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/1CN5ijzC

i think this question is asking about the quantity rather than the price.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Peter230301

"How many are these oranges?" is a pretty unnatural thing to say in English. I am 66 and have never said it, or heard anyone say it. " how many oranges do I have?" I say that all the time! :)


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/cs6l3

Sentence doesn't make sense at all, I think it should be "Ada berapa jeruk ini?"


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

It's supposed to be Ada berapa jeruk ini :)


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/BenShaw49503

The English here is nonsensical. No native speaker will say how many are these oranges. Maybe "how many oranges a here", or "what is the quantity of these oranges" (even that sounds forced). I would support a similar sentence in Indonesian (I am not a native speaker so can't say this with certainty). Maybe "ada berapa jeruk di sini". It just sounds a lot nicer, certainly in English anyway.

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