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"The food is ready!"

Translation:Mākaukau ka ʻai!

February 9, 2020

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Pau ka 'ai.

There is an older discussion as to whether
Pau ka 'ai. (Done eating.)
is structured the same as
Mākaukau ka 'ai. (The food is ready.)
where 'ai is "food" and not "eat."

I would contend that, in both cases, 'ai is "food", not "eat."

Mākaukau ka 'ai.
"The food is ready."

Pau ka 'ai.
"The food is done."

DL should change the correct response to the prompt Pau ka 'ai from "Done eating" to "The food is done."

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