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"ka hale ou"

Translation:your house

November 5, 2019

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Komota15

And the difference between Ka hale ou and Kou hale is....?

November 5, 2019

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

Aloha e @Komota15, they are the same as in English "the house of you(rs)" and "your house" are the same.

There are certain ʻōlelo hawaiʻi sentence patterns where you have to specifically use one or the other of the two forms. Itʻs awkward in English, because this is not the convention; but it is still proper English.

Hope this helps.

November 6, 2019
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