"Kami belajar tidak lama."

Translation:We studied not for long.

November 14, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/malena53

this is not good grammar. We did not study long...

November 14, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Tim371925

The trouble with translating Indonesian to English is the use of verb tense. Indonesian uses much more context to suggest the tense and aspect of verb. In this case, a more natural meaning of Kami belajar tidak lama is We haven't been studying for long. Or We haven't studied a long time.

November 17, 2018
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