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"This spinach and water spinach is delicious."

Translation:Bayam dan kangkung ini enak.

November 7, 2018

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

Bayam is amaranth, not spinach


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

My wife has referred to Spinach as Bayam. Apparently spinach is in the family "Amaranthaceae" (thanks wikipedia). I'm guessing there's a native Amaranth called Bayam in Indonesia and the word was co-opted for the non-native spinach when it was first imported.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/evebergin1

I always use enak for delicious.Are there two words for delicious?


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

Kbbi has "Sedap" as a synonym, but I think "Sedap" is as much if not more about texture/"mouth-feel" than taste.

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