"My nose"

Translation:Pua yangu

April 16, 2019

2 Comments


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

Why is pua class 9 (possessive yangu/my) if it has a distinct plural (mapua) and so it seems to be class 5 (which has a different possessive form in the singular- langu)?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Ernst557459

According to my dictionary: 1) Pua is an N/N class noun (and hence pua yangu) and 2) Mapua means 'nostrils'.

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