"Does she want more poi and fish?"

Translation:Makemake hou ʻo ia i ka ʻai a me ka iʻa?

December 26, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/MojaveMama

I put in the EXACT answer and it was marked incorrect. Has this happened to anyone else?

December 26, 2018

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When that happens, take a screen shot and link to it here so the staff can hunt down the programming error.

December 27, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/Moikeha1

'Ae, happens alot...

January 16, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/GeraldMath4

Interesting that "poi" is accepted as a "typo" for "ʻai."

March 8, 2019

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Not a typo, an alternative. As far as I can tell, «ka ‘ai a me ka i‘a» seems to be a set phrase in Hawaiian and refers to a Hawaiian style meal with fish and poi. Thus in English it is usually said with the word "poi" even though the Hawaiian uses the word «‘ai».

March 8, 2019
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