Introduction is the first skill in the English to Swahili tree. It contains three lessons teaching pronouns, nationalities and how to introduce yourself and others.

Grammar NotesEdit

Personal PronounsEdit

Swahili English
Mimi I/me
Wewe you
Yeye (s)he, him/her
Sisi we/us
Ninyi you(pl)
Wao they/them

To beEdit

In Swahili, all forms of the verb "to be" are denoted with ni. The negative form is si.

Mimi ni Mchina = I am Chinese.
Sisi ni Mmamerekani = We are American.
Yeye si Mholanzi = She is not Dutch.
Wao si Mwafrika = They are not African.


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