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"The sweet potatoes are at the house."

Translation:Aia nā ʻuala ma ka hale.

December 3, 2019

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/LANI-MOO-1

It seems Aia .... ma go together in our sentences


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Bella614849

Why do you uss ma here instead of i?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Graeme721848

I'm relatively new but I think ma means "in". The i is a place marker in front of the object of the sentence (which I think is the sweet potatoes not the house). I am delighted to learn and be corrected.

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