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"Tono wants to spoil this coffee with salt."

Translation:Tono mau merusak kopi ini dengan garam.

October 20, 2018



Whatever is Tono's problem!


It's funny that the correct answer is as above. Because the choices I had to choose from, showed that "Tono ingin " apparently means Tono wants. I have not seen the verb ingin in Duolingo before.


Ingin vs. Mau? Are they interchangeable?


I looked at Duo's Indonesian dictionary and got, "Saya mau jeruk" and "Saya mau syal."

I do not see why anyone would use different verbs for wanting an orange and a scarf. So, I think mau and ingin are synonyms.

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