"Akamai kēlā mākaʻi."

Translation:That police officer is smart.

10/6/2018, 4:53:56 AM

8 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/Sheknitsstuff

police officers can be women too :)

10/6/2018, 4:53:56 AM

https://www.duolingo.com/DouglasJulien
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Does the course reject "police officer"? If so, I agree it should be added, as should "police woman"

10/6/2018, 6:48:53 AM

https://www.duolingo.com/colornbian
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"that police officer is smart" was marked correct for me just now

10/29/2018, 9:16:00 PM

https://www.duolingo.com/AJ72T
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Smart = intelligent, not smart = well-dressed?

10/13/2018, 3:33:35 PM

https://www.duolingo.com/kelii....
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correct

11/3/2018, 11:16:40 PM

https://www.duolingo.com/Maile951666

How do you know if it police or police officer? Do you assume that if they give the noun an attribute then you assume that it police officer??

12/13/2018, 4:27:37 PM

https://www.duolingo.com/kelii....
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Context. The word māka'i could be one cop or the police in general.

12/13/2018, 5:38:37 PM

https://www.duolingo.com/Nico838548

Could i translate "akamai kēlā māka'i" as "those cops are smart" as well depending on context?

1/7/2019, 1:36:13 PM
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