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"Tidak banyak pohon di gurun."

Translation:There are not many trees in the desert.

September 10, 2018

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

In English, the statement beginner "There are" is needed to make this a full sentence. "There are not many trees in the desert".


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/S9N1t

Could someone please explain how this is a full sentence in Indonesian? I am wanting to put in the word 'ada'. Is it that 'tidak' can mean 'there is/are not', ie it kind of includes the 'ada'?

Or I gather, from laviedulinguiste's comment, that the original English translation did not include 'There are', which implies that maybe the Indonesian sentence is not actually complete?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/dini07my

Tidak ada banyak pohon di gurun. There is/are not : tidak ada

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