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"Is this an official letter?"

Translation:Apakah ini surat resmi?

June 2, 2019

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Mick615494

I thought "Apakah surat ini resmi" would be correct? can you please explain why it is not. When "Surat ini" means this letter. So Apakah is a question, I thought it would naturally follow that "Apakah Surat ini resmi" would be correct.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Earl131172

"Apakah surat ini resmi?" = Is this letter official? "Apakah ini surat resmi?" = Is this an official letter?


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

The same thing happened to me, I am wondering the same thing.


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

The MCQ option offered here is "apa ini surat resmi" but I thought "apakah" (as in the discussion post above) was the better choice when asking a yes/no question. Is that right? Can someone clarify?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Bev425285

Ini surat yang resmi? Why not?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Lisa-Lisa-Lisa

apahak ini surat yang resmi is this an official letter. couldn't yang work in this instance?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Rick392366

Yes.
It wasn't in the database yet.
It's added now.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Graeme984993

Did i need to use apakah?

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