"E hoʻokani i ke hōʻalu."

Translation:Play slack key.

April 3, 2019

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https://www.duolingo.com/Neil89554

"Play the slack key" is marked as incorrect ?

April 3, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/jdmcowan

I've never heard it said in English with "the". It's the proper name of the style and doesn't take "the". That would be like saying "I'm going to the Spain," or, "I will give it to the Neil." However, in Hawaiian, some determiner is always required, so in Hawaiian you have to use "ke".

April 3, 2019
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