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"What is that smell?"

Translation:Bau apa itu?

December 1, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/XavierLamb9

How does the structure of this question work? Would "Bau itu apa"? be acceptable too?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/atticus.sp

I put 'bau itu apa' and was marked wrong. I think it's maybe a difference between 'I can't work out what that smell is', ('bau apa itu' or 'which is that smell') and 'what is that smell' as an exclamation, perhaps when you smell something unpleasant. But they really should accept both because the English doesn't make it clear.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Annita1980

Bau itu apa = what is smell ?

Bau apa itu = what smell is that ?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/aine736172

Ada apa bau itu was marked wrong...argh! This course is driving me nuts

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