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"A book has been given by Rashidi"

Translation:Kitabu kimetolewa na Rashidi

October 28, 2019

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

Is "kitabu kimepewa na Rashidi" wrong?


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

"-pewa" means 'to be given' e.g. as a gift, so it can only be used in passive when the object in the sentence is the recipient. You'd say 'Juma amepewa kitabu (na Rashidi)'.

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