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"Mereka melihat sejumlah burung di atas rumah."

Translation:They see a number of birds on the top of the house.

November 16, 2018

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

"They see a number of birds on the house" -> should be accepted, submitted report. "They see a number of birds on top of the house" -> should be accepted.


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

"They see some birds on the house" is a much more natural way to say this in English.


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

But the two are contrasting statements. "A number of" is no the same as "some." If you wre to poll a group of English speakers, "a number of" would be perceived as more than "some." I imagine its the same with Indonesian.

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