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"Jina lako ni nani mwanafunzi?"

Translation:What is your name, student?

February 20, 2017

11 Comments


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

How would I say "What is the student's name?"? Is it similar?


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

You asked this a year ago but it seems no one answered. You may already know the answer by now but just in case, your sentence would be "Jina la mwanafunzi ni nani?"


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

This is question is not directed to the student. Is like to say : Jina la huyo mwanafunzi ni nani ? This question might be asked when a student is already mentioned a name. Take a position as you write down those student names. And when you want to pardon you may ask: Amesema anaitwa nani ? Recalling to what a student name is.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/TheBigE1980

I put, "Student, what is your name?" Is that correct, or does the word order have to match?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Mr.Supermann

Same question for me. It is more natural for me to directly address the student first in the sentence.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Rosie43465

Duo, please do better with instructions for swahili and please fix your audio problems.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Rosie43465

This doesn't follow the format of the other languages.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Rosie43465

Frustrating to say the least


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

What is the name of your student? Would that then be: jina ni nani mwanafunzi lako? ??


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

To be clear Swahili the question will have to ask : Mwanafunzi jina lako ni nani ? Student ,what's your name ?

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