"Tunda langu"

Translation:My fruit

November 18, 2018

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I don't understand why "Tunda langu" means "My fruit". Shouldn't it be "Matunda wangu"?

November 18, 2018

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'Tunda' is in the noun class 'Li/Ya'. Because in English 'fruit' can be either singular or plural, its translation would either be:

'Tunda langu' (si) or 'Matunda yangu' (pl)

November 19, 2018
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