"Kondakta"

Translation:A conductor

February 22, 2017

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I think this is the first time I have seen the word for conductor in full. In normal use people only say "konda"

March 15, 2018

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I assume this is the assistant on a bus who takes passengers' fares (as well as the more familiar English meaning of somebody with similar tasks aboard a train)?

February 22, 2017

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Correct (source: https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/kondakta).

Fun fact: a conductor of an orchestra is a muongozaji wa muziki (from kuongoza -- to lead, guide or direct). Or as Tanzanians have joked to me, "baba muziki" which I think is great!

February 23, 2017

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Apparently a "conductor" as in a material that transmits electricity, heat, light or sound is an utingo.

April 17, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/Achieng13

'Konkodi'

August 24, 2017
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