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"Don't buy this one."

Translation:Mai kūʻai i kēia mea.

January 9, 2019

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

Is ‘A‘ole ku‘ai kēia mea acceptable? When is mai / ‘a‘ole used?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/CharlesWil267432

"Mai kūʻai mai i kēia mea" should be accepted. The second mai, which was given as a option, is one of several directives frequently used in Hawaiian.


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

I supposed your recommendation is not incorrect. What is the purpose of the directional "mai?" What do you feel is the literal translation?

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