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"my daughter, Judy"

Translation:بِنْتي جودي

February 18, 2020

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Ralf946698

Since there's a comma, I'd think that somebody says "my daughter" to someone else named Judy. So the translation should be "binti, ya Judy"


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

Agreed, at least it should be accepted as well. The lack of an English "يا" makes it tricky though.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Horsey-Girl

بِنْتي جودي Means my daughter - (who is called Judy)


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/etotheitau1

That would be the case if the english sentence didn't have the comma. With the comma Judy is a vocative, so the يا is required. This renders the translation incorrect.

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