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"Aia ma hea kou palala?"

Translation:Where is your brother?

December 3, 2019

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

PEPEKE HENUA

AIA (slide 1 to 13)

ʻAMI PIKO ʻO is used with iʻoa or proper nouns (names of people or places). (Slide 6 to 8)

POʻO ……….….…. PIKO …………………. ʻAWE

(HEAD) ………. (CENTER) ………. (TENTACLES)

AIA I HEA? (Slide 11 and 12)

(Grammar Link): https://www.slideshare.net/malama777/pepeke-henua


5- Pepeke Henua (TIME SEGMENT 4:O9)

LOOK AT THE HAWAIIAN SENTENCE STRUCTURE, heʻe = octopus, (TIME SEGMENT 4:09 to 8:23)

Pepeke Henua = When or where something is…

POʻO ……….….…. PIKO …………………. ʻAWE

(HEAD) ………. (CENTER) ………. (TENTACLES)

Aia …………. kaʻi + thing …….… (i/ma) when/ where

Aia ………….…. ke kaʻa …….……. ma waho

(Stay) ………… the car …………….. outside

=The car is outside.

Aia ............ ʻo + name …………. (i/ma) when/where

Aia ……..…… ʻo Mokulēʻia ………. ma Waiālua

(Stay) ……….. Mokulēʻia ……..…. in Waiālua

= Mokulēʻia is in Waiālua.

(Grammar Link): https://youtu.be/u4IW1RGcNsw


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/IPPSl411

My answer: Where is your brother? Something is wrong with the program.


[deactivated user]

    According to the dictionaries, "palala" for "brother" is pidgin and not Hawaiian.


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

    Why isn't "Where is your barrel?" accepted :-)


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

    What is the difference between Aia i hea and Aia ma hea?

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