"Eat poi."

Translation:E ʻai i ka poi.

January 27, 2019

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Kwika15

If translating into Hawaiian shouldnʻt the word poi be ʻai?


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

poi is poi in a general sense, but when coupled with a garnish and you are talking about both, then you have ka 'ai a me ka i'a, where 'ai refers to poi and i'a refers to its garnish/accompanying food.

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