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"اَلْأَكْل هُناك طَيِّب لٰكِنّ غالي."

Translation:The food there is good but expensive.

August 21, 2019

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

Delicious should be accepted. I typed "The food there is delicious but expensive" and it said incorrect. طَيِّب could mean both good and delicious.

August 21, 2019

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

Delicious should have been accepted, as it is a "better" literal translation.

However, I suspect Duolingo wanted the standard answer, as in English one would say: the food is good (not delicious)!


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

Good reasoning. Thanks.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Ibrahim538413

The pronounciation of the word (لكن) (which is means but) is wrong It needs to pronounciate like this لَكِن Without this symbol on the last of the word لكنّ

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