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"Kaingie mlango wa kwanza!"

Translation:Enter the first door!

November 13, 2017

4 Comments


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

what is the difference between this command ''kaingie'' and command ''ingia''?


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

It's interchangeable. I'd say 'kaingie' is more informal though


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/colea911

Same thing except kaingie just has extra connotation of instruction for subsequent activity whereas ingia is just the regular imperative... so interchangable


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

They both mean enter, the are just used in different scenarios; eg- if someone was knocking at the door you wouldn't say 'kaingie' you would say 'ingia'

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