"Are the extra chips on the plate?"

Translation:Aia ke kipi keu ma ke pā mea ʻai?

June 2, 2019



I missed where the pā "mea ʻai" came in. There was no mention of a plate LUNCH - just a plate. What hint did I miss that would have indicated that the question wasn't about chips on a plate?

June 2, 2019


These questions involving "plate" are inconsistent. Sometimes the accepted "correct" answer is "pā". But other times I am told that is an error, and that I must use "pā mea ʻai." Why?

June 5, 2019


Why is pā mea 'ai required for this answer? Extra chips require a plate lunch as an answer whereas chips only require a plate.

June 10, 2019


My guess is that they are specifying pā mea ʻai for plate because kipi and pā both can mean other things. This is just to be explicit... (??)

July 29, 2019
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