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"Dia adalah ibu saya."

Translation:She is my mother.

October 4, 2018

3 Comments


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

Why we need adalah here?

Is the meaning the same without it?


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

"Adalah" is used here to, for lack of a better word, describe the object. "Adalah" is not necessary but in this case you point it out. "She IS my mother".


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/tyaun1

I don't get it, why couldn't this be translated as he is my mother? Why to enforce traditional gender roles of childbirth duo! :@

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