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"Man and woman"

Translation:Mwanaume na mwanamke

March 2, 2017

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

Someone in Kenya told me, that it would sound very weird to describe/address a woman as "mwanamke", as it would sound like: "that female is called Marion". I was told that I should rather say "mama" or "lady" in a context like this". Can somebody confirm this?


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

Maybe a difference between Kenyan and Tanzanian Swahili?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Xemnas007

Well Kenyans, Tanzanians and even Congolese have swahili styles

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