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"Pertahanan mereka diperlemah penyakit itu."

Translation:Their defense is weakened by that disease.

October 5, 2018

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

I have used the translation "Their defense is weakened by the disease.", and it was rejected. I have made a report to be added.


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

So can pertahanan also refer to the immune system?


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

Yes it actually can


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/donny309620

Shouldn't the word "oleh" needed between "diperlemah" and "penyakit"? -> "Pertahanan mereka diperlemah /oleh/ penyakit itu". If not, why not?


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

I believe it can be, but is optional.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/TJR696322

This would be a better translation: Pertahanan mereka diperlemah oleh penyakit itu.


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

I have used the word "Sickness", for "Disease", why is this marked wrong?

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