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"Jelaskan kenapa kamu terlambat tiga hari berturut-turut!"

Translation:Explain why you are late for three days in a row!

February 12, 2019

5 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Patrick903816

Could "Explain why you have been late three days in a row!" be correct?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/S9N1t

Yes and I have reported it (too).


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

Explain why you are being late for three days in a row ( WRONG)???


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Sonja492391

@Shirokage and @Patrick Both sentences should be correct in my opinion as well. Hope you reported it


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/S9N1t

Native (NZ) English speaker here.

"are late" incorrect (should not be the model answer)

"are being late" incorrect

"have been late" correct

"were late" correct

Also, the word "for" is optional.

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