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"Are the children not arriving?"

Translation:Watoto hawafiki?

October 24, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Joanne394981

Can't this be "hawafiki watoto?"


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

no, the order is usually noun-verb, unless it's in the imperative, in which case it can be noun-verb or verb-noun


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/JasonFries2

Is there any relationship between the negative stem "-fiki" and the noun "rafiki" or are they just 2 similar sounding words?

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