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  5. "Monyet kami besar."

"Monyet kami besar."

Translation:Our monkey is big.

June 11, 2019



Why "our monkeys are big." is wrong?


I hope somebody else can give you a more grammar-based explanation, but to me as a native speaker, the Indonesian sentence above implies that there is only one monkey. If there were more than one, you would say, "Monyet kami besar-besar." (The reduplication of the adjective is another way to indicate plurality in Indonesian.)

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