"Ibu ingin saya diam."

Translation:Mother wants me to be silent.

October 11, 2018

4 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/JamesTWils

Why is this ingin, instead of mau?

October 11, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Rick392366

Thank you, it's fixed now.

October 11, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/lockers001

ingin and mau are similar, although ingin presents a deeper desire (it can mean covet). Both should be and now are accepted.

October 12, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/JamesTWils

OK, so no distinction between wanting things and wanting actions. That is what I had begun theorizing.

October 12, 2018
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