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"The police officers of Tanzania are not gentle"

Translation:Polisi wa Tanzania si wapole

November 17, 2019

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

Why is "askari" not an accepted translation for "police" in this examples


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Didou733570

And “ofisa” in other sentences, it’s very inconsistent...


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

"Ofisa" = officer

"Ofisa polisi" = police officer

Saying just ofisa suggests talking about someone who works in an office.


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

Police officer = askari polisi = polisi

Askari = soldier in the military (army etc.)


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/mosessoDel1

Hapana, ni wapole sana kama vifaru

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