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"A teacher's job is teaching his students."

Translation:Tugas seorang guru adalah mengajar siswa-siswanya.

October 18, 2018



What is "para" in the Corrected sentence: "Pekerjaan guru adalah mengajar para siswanya."?

I've found it referenced in a dictionary saying suffix -'s para so I assume it's to show possession, but I'm not clear as to its usage.


"Para" tells us that the noun after it is in plural. "Para siswa" means the students, "para remaja" means the teenagers, etc.


Ohhh thank you, that's really good to know. But I take it, it's rarely used.


It is used more in written texts.

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