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Ta-huu and Tauu

Tahu(noun) = tofu

Tahu(verb) = to know

Can someone tell which is ta-huu and which is tauu?

June 8, 2019

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Can someone tell which is ta-huu and which is tauu?

ta-huu <== this is what you eat (tofu)

tauu <== this is what you know.


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The "h" is silent for "tahu" (to know), but it is pronounced in "mengetahui" (know about) and "pengetahuan" (knowledge).

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