Learn IsiNdebele

 
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IsiNdebele (Ndebele)
 
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Conversation: Learn with people
 
Ikulumiswano: Funda nabantu
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Anatomy: Learn with your body
 
Itjhesi: Funda ngomkhumbulwakho
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Chess: Learn with your mind
 
Itjhesi: Funda ngomkhumbulwakho
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Dating: Learn with your heart
 
Zokukhuphana: Funda ngehliziywakho
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Top 10 Interview Questions: Learn for success
 
Imibuzo eli-10 ephuma phambili yokuHlungwa: Fundela ukuphumelela
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Conversation: Learn with people
 
Ikulumiswano: Funda nabantu
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๐Ÿ‘ค Hello! (person)   Lotjha! (umuntu munye) ๐Ÿ‘ค
๐Ÿ‘ฅ Hello! (group)   Lotjhani! (isiqhema) ๐Ÿ‘ฅ
๐Ÿ™‹ How are you?   Nivukile? ๐Ÿ™‹
๐Ÿ™† I'm fine, thanks.   Sivukile ๐Ÿ™†
๐Ÿ™ I could be better.   Siyancenga. ๐Ÿ™
๐Ÿ™‹ And you?   Wena? ๐Ÿ™‹
๐Ÿ™† I am well.   Ngivukile. ๐Ÿ™†
๐Ÿ‘ค Goodbye (person staying)   Ukhambe kuhle (umuntu osalako) ๐Ÿ‘ค
๐Ÿ‘ช Goodbye (group staying)   Nikhambe kuhle (isiqhema esisalako) ๐Ÿ‘ช
๐Ÿ‘ค Goodbye (person leaving)   Sala kuhle (umuntu okhambako) ๐Ÿ‘ค
๐Ÿ‘ช Goodbye (group leaving)   Nisale kuhle (isiqhema esikhambako) ๐Ÿ‘ช
         
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Anatomy: Learn with your body
 
Itjhesi: Funda ngomkhumbulwakho
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๐Ÿ‘ง Head   Ihloko ๐Ÿ‘ง
๐Ÿ‘ Eye, Eyes   Ilihlo, Amehlo ๐Ÿ‘
๐Ÿ‘‚ Ear, Ears   Indlebe, Iindlebe ๐Ÿ‘‚
๐Ÿ‘ƒ Nose   Ipumulo ๐Ÿ‘ƒ
๐Ÿ‘„ Mouth   Umlomo ๐Ÿ‘„
๐Ÿ‘… Tongue   Ilimu ๐Ÿ‘…
โœ‹ Hand, Hands   Isandla, Izandla โœ‹
๐Ÿ’ช Arm, Arms   Umkhono, Imikhono ๐Ÿ’ช
๐Ÿšถ Leg, Legs   Umlenze, Imilenze ๐Ÿšถ
๐Ÿ‘ฃ Foot, Feet   Inyawo, Iinyawo ๐Ÿ‘ฃ
         
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Chess: Learn with your mind
 
IShesi: Funda ngomqondo wakho
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โ™˜ Chess Piece(s)   Isiquntu (Iinquntu) se(ze)Tjhesi โ™˜
โ™š King   Ikosi โ™š
โ™› Queen   Indlovukazi โ™›
โ™œ Rook (Castle)   Iruki (Ikhasela) โ™œ
โ™ Bishop   Ibhitjhobhu โ™
โ™ž Knight (Horse)   Inayithi (Ipera) โ™ž
โ™Ÿ Pawn (Soldier)   Iphoni (Ijoni) โ™Ÿ
โ–ฉ Board   Ibhodi โ–ฉ
โ–จ Square   Isikwere โ–จ
โฌ› Black   Okunzima โฌ›
โฌœ White   Okumhlophe โฌœ
โ‡… Chess Move(s)   Umsikinyeko (Imisikinyeko) we (ye)Tjhesi) โ‡…
โš  Check! From Persian Shah (King)   Yelela! โš 
๐Ÿ† Checkmate! From Persian Shah (King) + Mฤt (Dead)   Yelela, bha ngikuhlulile! ๐Ÿ†
๐Ÿ—‘ I take your piece.   Ngidla ikomakho. ๐Ÿ—‘
โ€ผ๏ธ Good move!   Umnyakazo omuhle! โ€ผ๏ธ
โš‘ I resign!   Ngiyalisa! โš‘
โš”๏ธ Good luck for the game!   Ngikufisela itjhudu emdlalweni! โš”๏ธ
๐Ÿค Thank you for the game!   Ngiyathokoza ngokudlala nawe! ๐Ÿค
         
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Dating: Learn with your heart
 
Zokukhuphana: Funda ngehliziywakho
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โ“ What's your name?   Ungubani ibizo lakho? โ“
๐Ÿ“ฑ Can I get your number?   Ngibawa inomborwakho? ๐Ÿ“ฑ
โ˜• Would you like to get coffee?   Ungakuthabela ukusela ikofi? โ˜•
๐Ÿ Would you like to go to dinner?   Ungakuthabela bona ngikukhuphe siyokudla ukudla kwentambama? ๐Ÿ
๐Ÿน Would you like to go for a drink?   Ungathanda ukuthola okuselwako? ๐Ÿน
๐Ÿ’“ Yes, I would.   Iye, ngingathanda. ๐Ÿ’“
๐Ÿ’” No, but thank you.   Awa, ngiyathokoza. ๐Ÿ’”
๐Ÿ’– You look beautiful.   Umuhle. ๐Ÿ’–
๐Ÿ’‹ May I kiss you?   Ngibawa ukukumanga? ๐Ÿ’‹
๐Ÿ˜ I miss you.   Ngiyakukhumbula. ๐Ÿ˜
๐Ÿ˜˜ I miss you too.   Nami ngiyakukhumbula. ๐Ÿ˜˜
โ™ฅ I love you.   Ngiyakuthanda. โ™ฅ
๐Ÿ’— I love you so much.   Ngikuthanda khulu. ๐Ÿ’—
         
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Top 10 Interview Questions: Learn for success
 
Imibuzo eli-10 ephuma phambili yokuHlungwa: Fundela ukuphumelela
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๐Ÿ‘ฉ Tell us about yourself?   Sicocele kabanzi ngawe mayelana nomsebenzi lo? ๐Ÿ‘ฉ
๐Ÿ‘ What are your main strengths?   Ngikuphi okuqakathekileko okghona ukukwenza kuhle? ๐Ÿ‘
๐Ÿ‘Ž What are your weaknesses?   Ngikuphi onobudisi ngakho? ๐Ÿ‘Ž
โ€๐ŸŽ“ Why should we choose you for this job?   Kubayini kufanele sikhethe wena kilomsebenzi? โ€๐ŸŽ“
๐Ÿ“ƒ What is your salary expectation?   Ulindele bona umrholwakho ube malini? ๐Ÿ“ƒ
โšฝ What are your hobbies outside of work?   Ngimiphi imisebenzakho yokuzilibazisa ngaphandle kwendaweni yomsebenzi? โšฝ
๐Ÿ“ˆ Where do you see yourself in five years' time?   Uzibona ukuphi esikhathini seminyaka emihlanu? ๐Ÿ“ˆ
๐Ÿ’ผ Why are you leaving your current job?   Kubayini ulisa umsebenzakho wagadesi? ๐Ÿ’ผ
๐Ÿฆ Why do you want to work here?   Kubayini ufuna ukusebenza lapha? ๐Ÿฆ
โ” Is there anything that you would like to ask me?   Ingabe kukhona ofuna ukungibuza khona? โ”

 

IsiNdebele Vocabulary

Formal Letter, Directions, Days of the Week, Months of the Year
English Formal Business Letter IsiNdebele
Date: ๐Ÿ“… Idadamu:
Dear... ๐Ÿ“ Othandekako...
Yours Sincerely, ๐Ÿ“„ Ozithobako,
  Directions  
North โฎ™ Tlhagwini
South โฎ› Sewula
East โฎš Pumalanga
West โฎ˜ Tjingalanga
  Days of the Week  
Sunday   Sonto
Monday   Mvulo
Tuesday   Lesibili
Wednesday   Lesithathu
Thursday   Lesine
Friday   Lesihlanu
Saturday   Mgqibelo
  Months of the Year  
January   Janabari
February   Feberbari
March   Matjhi
April   Apreli
May   Meyi
June   Juni
July   Julayi
August   Arhostosi
September   Septemba
October   Oktoba
November   Novemba
December   Disemba

 

 

 

IsiNdebele will reach more South Africans than English in Mpumalanga.

PROVINCE % SA GP KZ WC EC MP LP FS NC NW
English 10 13 13 20 6 3 2 3 3 4
IsiNdebele 2 3 1     10 2   1 1

 

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