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"Saya suka makan buah, bukan bunga."

Translation:I like to eat fruits, not flowers.

September 29, 2018

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

Noun

bunga

1. flower

Synonyms

Etymology

From Proto-Malayic *buŋaʔ -> Proto-Malayo-Polynesian / buŋa

Descendants

Source:

Wiktionary

https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/bunga


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

I have used the translation "I like to eat fruit, not flowers.", and it was rejected. I have made a report to be added.

Sentence suggested by Duolingo:

I like to eat fruits, not flowers.

Hints suggested for "bunga":

  • flower
  • interest rate

The word "flowers" is lacking. Reported.


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

Depends on your topic ...


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/chandraws03

Who eats flowers?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/araj04_plyglt

Some flowers are good to be eaten.


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

Trivia : There are some traditional food in Indonesia, made from papaya flower, banana flower and kecombrang.


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

Really I love flowers

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