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"Use our book."

Translation:Pakai buku kami.

February 3, 2019

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

What is gunakan???????


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Stewart737090

This! can someone answer?


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

I believe gunakan is transitive, whereas guna is intransitive.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Bjooorn1

Why is Pakai buku kita not also correct?


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

Why is -kan, not always added for imperative form?


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

If DeLifeOfPie is correct, -kan is used to turn an intransitive form into a transitive form.

Naik kaki tanganku! Rise my mimions! He's telling the minions to stand up by themselves.

Naikkan kaki tanganku! Raise my minions! He's telling someone to put the minions on their feet.

Either, some words are already transitive by nature (?) or you actually want to use the intransitive form, so you don't use -kan.

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