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

Swahili course in Tinycards!

Mambo!

I'm making a Swahili course in Tinycards in order to learn all the Swahili words I get in Duolingo, so why not sharing it with you Duolingo fellows?

The course currently has 150 cards, I am adding more!

Do you like the cool Zanzibar beach?

Link: https://tiny.cards/decks/bd52f710-bfc6-443d-bc0f-91034198433b

Like the post so that more people can see it!

Tutaona baadaye!

April 5, 2017

7 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/phb2013

Nicely done! I'll use them.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Rebecca-Journey

This is so helpful! Will use <3


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

Have fun! I'm adding pics right now...


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

Thanks a lot. By the way, despite its use in the American South "y'all" is colloquial in English. The correct second person plural is "you." The word "you" was the original English plural, not the singular form.


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

I found that many language teaching courses use "you all" for practical reasons to differentiate plural and singular, which is understandable (and after all, it's Swahili we are learning not English). Here maybe they used the colloquial "y'all" to make it more like one word and not emphasize on the all.

However I also dislike this use and would prefer if it was written "you (plural)" instead. (But not in Swahili => English translation where it is the regular use of "you" that should be the norm).


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

Why not make separate decks for each skill? Otherwise, I like the idea of your Tinycards deck.

Learn Swahili in just 5 minutes a day. For free.