"Juma is an African cook."

Translation:Juma ni mpishi mwafrika.

December 16, 2017

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I get mixed up with the different dialects...from kenya, to tanzania, zanzabar, etc. I thought ku pika meant to cook

December 16, 2017

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The verb kupika means to cook, but "a cook" (which is a noun), is mpishi. The plural is wapishi.

December 18, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/Pablo115969

How different is this Tanzanian from the slang one might encounter on the streets?

November 5, 2018
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