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"We order tea and they order coffee."

Translation:Kami pesan teh dan mereka pesan kopi.

November 1, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Melissa537061

Why is kita not the same as kami?


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

kita is we for everyone, kami is we but excluding the person being addressed, so if you are telling your friend about your family's vacation plans, you would tell them 'kami blah blah'


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

Kita: We, not including the person you're talking to Kami: We, all of us, including the person you're talking to.

E.g. a company saying "we apologize for the inconvenience" would use "kita", because only the company and not the customers they're addressing are apologizing.


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

EDIT: I mixed the two up like an idiot, sorry for any confusion


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

There are two kinds of people

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