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"If he had danced nicely, he would have gotten a gift"

Translation:Angalicheza vizuri angalipata zawadi

November 11, 2019

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/AndyCole9

why 'vizuri' and not 'nzuri'. What does the 'vi-' refer to


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Ernst557459

Vizuri in this case is an adverb (referring to dancing) and not an adjective (like in nyumba nzuri). As an adverb it is always vizuri, while adjectives are conjugated according to noun class.

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