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  5. "I go to Bali tens of times."

"I go to Bali tens of times."

Translation:Saya pergi ke Bali puluhan kali.

October 7, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/chuman205

Even though this is the correct translation of the Indonesian phrase. It is not unnatural in english. "Dozens" is the measure used for less than a hundred. "millions, thousands, hundreds, dozens"


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/lockers001

You are correct that we would not use 'tens', but Indonesians would; so it makes sense for us to learn the actual translation. I checked this with my wife and she said that they would not use 'dozens of times' as an expression.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/chuman205

A fair point. Thanks.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/lockers001

You are welcome.

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