"Excuse me grandmother"

Translation:Samahani bibi

June 2, 2017

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

In Kenya, it is common to use "nyanya" for grandmother rather than "bibi", which has the primary meaning of "lady".


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

This easy for me since I speak Swahili I just don't know how to read very well


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Ciarog1

Why is nisamehe not okay?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Praise654611

Tanzanian Swahili is the original.


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

But it's good to know know what people would say in Kenya :)


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Ciarog1

is it okay to say nisamehe?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/STENNET3

I love the Swahili language


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/DeeMa660534

Okay... So if samahani is "I'm sorry" and tafadhali is "excuse me" yet I got it wrong, am I using in the wrong context?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Ciarog1

Why is Nisamehe not correct?

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