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"Student's book"

Translation:Kitabu cha mwanafunzi

January 18, 2018



When do you use cha and when do you us vya?


It depends on the noun class of the word before it.

Kitabu cha mwanafunzi. = The student's book.
Vitabu vya mwanafunzi. = The student's books.

Jina la mwanafunzi. = The student's name.
Majina ya wanafunzi. = The students' names.

There's a table of all the forms of this word here: https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/a#Swahili You'll have to press "show" on the purple-grey bar saying "inflection" to open it.

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