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kitabu
book
kibiriti
matches
kidani
necklace
chakula
food
kitana
comb
kioo
mirror
kalamu
pen
sigireti
sigara
cigarettes
pete
ring
chai
tea
kahawa
coffee
maziwa
milk
sukari
sugar
kijiko
spoon
kisu
knife
motokaa
motakaa
motokari
automobile
karatasi
paper
barua
letter
tikti
ticket
paspoti
passport
viza
visa
ufunguo
key
simu
telephone
kitu
thing
mume
husband
mke
wife
-taka
want
-hitaji
need
-omba
ask politely
beg
-penda
like
-tazama
look at
-azima
borrow
Niazime
lend me
-rudisha
return something
Nitakirudisha
i will return it
zaidi
more
kingine
another one (book)
halafu
later
Nimepoteza
I have lost
kikombe
vikombe
cup
cups
kiti
viti
chair
chairs
kitabu
vitabu
book
books
kisu
visu
knife
knives
kijiko
vijiko
spoon
spoons
kikapu
vikapu
basket
baskets
kijana
vijana
youth
youths
kipofu
vipofu
blindman
blindmen
chakula
vyakula
food
different types of food
chumba
vyumba
room
rooms
chuo kikuu
vyuo vikuu
university/college
universities/colleges
choo
vyoo
bathroom
bathrooms
chandarua
vyandarua
mosquito net
mosquito nets
ndege
ndege
bird
birds
ngoma
ngoma
drum, dance
drums, dances
nguo
nguo
clothing
clothes
ndugu
ndugu
acutal and classificatory sibling
siblings
nguvu
nguvu
strength/power
strengths/powers
nzi
nzi
fly
flies
simba
simba
lion
lions
sukari
sukari
sugar
sugars
twiga
twiga
giraffe
giraffes
kuku
kuku
chicken
chickens
chatu
chatu
python
pythons
fisi
fisi
hyena
hyenas
usubi
usubi
sandfly
sandflies
rafu
rafu
shelf
shelves
nta
nta
wax
waxes
nchi
nchi
country
countries
mboga
mboga
vegetable
vegetables
mbu
mbu
mosquito
mosquitos
mvi
mvi
gray hair
gray hairs
mvua
mvua
rain
rains
bila
without
bila
without
Una kitabu cha Kiswahili?
Do you have a Swahili book?
Ndiyo ninacho. Je wewe unacho?
Yes, i have. do you have one?
La, sina. Nimepoteza kitabu changu. Je wewe unacho kingine?
No, i don't have. I lost my book. Do you have another one?
Mwalimu anavyo vitabu viwili.
The teacher has two books.
Mwalimu, una kitabu cha Kiswahili kwa Kitendo cha zaidi?
Teacher, do you have another "Learn Our Kiswahili" book?
Ndiyo ninacho. Je wewe huna?
Yes i have. You don't have one?
Mimi ninacho lakini Asha hana.
I have mine but Asha doesn't have one.
Tafadhali mwalimu niazime kitabu chako.
Please lend me your book, Teacher.
Chukua hiki. Utakirudisha lini kitabu changu?
Take this one. When will you return my book?
Ahsante mwalimu. Nitakirudisha halafu, baada ya darasa.
Thank you teacher. I will return it later, after class.
Vyema.
good
okay
alright
Una kalamu?
Ndiyo, ninayo.
Hapana, sina.
Do you have a pen.
Yes, i have one.
No, I don't have.
Una kitu gani?
Sina kitu.
What thing do you have?
i don't have anything.
Una mke/mume/mtoto/ndugu?
Ndiyo, ninaye.
Hapana, sina.
Do you have a wife/husband/child/sibling?
Yes, I have.
No, I don't/
Una kitu gani?
Nina kalamu.
What thing do you have have?
I have a pen.
Nina kitu gani?
Una kalamu.
What do i have?
You have a pen.
Bi. Asha ana kitu gani?
Bi. Asha ana kitabu.
What does Miss Asha have?
Miss Asha has a book.
Una nini na nini?
Nina kitabu na kalamu.
You have what and what?
I have a book and pen.
Bi. Asha ana nini na nini?
Bi. Asha ana pete na kidani.
Miss Asha has what and what?
Miss Asha has a ring and necklace.
Nina kahawa lakini sina chai.
I have coffee but i don't have chai.
Nina kitabu lakini sina kalamu.
I have a book but i don't have a pen.
Una kibiriti?
La sina. La sina kibiriti.
Do you have matches (pl.)?
No, I don't have. I don't have matches.
Una sigireti?
La sina. La sina sigireti.
Do you have cigarettes (pl.)?
No, I don't have. I don't have cigarettes.
Una kahawa?
La sina. La sina kahawa.
Do you have coffee.
No, I don't have. I don't have coffee.
Una simu?
La sina. La sina simu.
Do you have a telephone?
No i don't have. No i don't have a phone.
Una kalamu?
La sina. La sina kalamu.
Do you have a pen?
No i don't have. No i doan't have a pen.
Una nini?
Sina kitu.
What do you have?
I don't have anything.
Bi. Asha ana sigireti lakini hana kibiriti.
Miss Asha has cigarettes but doesn't have matches.
Bi. Fatuma ana kitabu lakini hana kalamu.
Miss Fatuma has a book but doesn't have a pen.
Bi. Fatuma ana kitabu au kalamu?
Bi. Fatuma ana kitabu lakini hana kalamu.
Does Miss Fatuma have a book or a pen?
Mis Fatuma has a book but she she doesn't have a pen.
Bi. Asha ana pete au kidani?
Bi. Asha ana pete hana kidani.
Does Miss Asha have a ring or a necklace?
Miss Asha has a ring, she doesn't have a necklace.
Wewe una kitabu lakini huna kalamu.
You have a book but don't have a pen.
Wewe una mke lakini huna mtoto.
You have a wife but you don't have a child.
Wewe una kitana lakini huna kioo.
You have a comb but you don't have a mirror.
Huna kalamu?
Ndiyo, sina.
You don't have a pen?
Yes, i don't have.
Huna mtoto?
Ndiyo, sina.
You don't have a child?
Yes, i don't have.
Nina kibiriti lakini sina sigireti.
I have matches but i don't have cigarettes.
Una kitana lakini huna kioo.
You have a comb but you don't have a mirror.
Ana kitabu lakini hana kalamu.
He/She has a book but he/she doesn't have a pen.
Nina kahawa lakini nataka maziwa.
I have coffee but i want milk.
Nina kitana lakini nataka kioo.
I have a comb but i want a mirror.
Nina kidani lakini nataka pete.
i have a necklace but i want a ring.
Nina karatasi lakini nataka kalamu.
I have paper but i want a pen.
Ninavuta lakini sina sigireti.
I am smoking but i don't have cigarettes.
Nina sigireti lakini sina kibiriti.
I have cigarettes but i don't have matches.
Nina sigireti lakini nataka kibiriti.
I have cigarettes but i want matches.
Sina kibiritii. Sivuti.
I don't have matches. I'm not smoking.
Una kitabu cha Kiswahili?
Nidyo, ninacho.
Hapana, sina.
Do you have a Swahili book?
Yes, i have it.
No, i don't have.
Una chakula nymbani?
Ndiyo, ninacho.
Hapana, sina.
Do you have food at home?
Yes, I have it.
No, i don't have.
Una namba ya simu?
Ndiyo, ninayo.
Hapana, sina.
Do you have a phone number?
Yes, i have.
No, i don't have.
Una motokaa?
Ndiyo, ninayo.
Hapana, sina.
Do you have a car?
Yes, i have one.
No, i don't have.
Una mtoto?
Ndiyo, ninaye.
Hapana, sina.
Do you have a child?
Yes, i have one.
No, i don't have.
Una mwenyeji hapa?
Ndiyo, ninaye.
Hapana, sina.
Do you have a host/local person here?
Yes i have one.
No, i don't have.
Una rafiki?
Ndiyo, ninaye.
Hapana, sina.
Do you have a friend?
Yes, i have.
No, i don't.
Una kazi sasa?
Ndiyo, ninayo.
Hapana sina.
Do you have work now?
Yes, i have.
No, i don't.
Unataka nini?
What do you want?
Ninataka chai na maziwa.
I want tea with milk.
Naomba chai bila ya sukari.
I beg (ask politely) for chai without sugar.
Utapenda kahawa?
Will you like coffee?
Napenda chai. Sitaki kahawa.
I like chai. i don't like coffee.
Nahitaji kalamu.
I need a pen.
Unataka kuazima nini?
What do you want to borrow?
Nitaazima kitabu.
I will borrow a book.
Umepoteza nini?
What did you lose?
Nimepoteza kitabu cha Kiswahili.
I lost my Swahili book.
Nimepoteza kalamu yangu.
I lost my pen.
Nimepoteza saa yangu.
I lost my watch.
Nimepoteza sanduku langu.
I lost my suitcase/trunk.