"Nimechoka kwa sababu sikulala usiku"

Translation:I am tired because I did not sleep at night

August 14, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/filixlan

Why sikulala to say i did not sleep?

August 14, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/AGreatUserName

si- = 1st person negative ("I not") [negative equivalent of ni-]
-ku- = past tense negative ("did not") [negative equivalent of -li-]
-lala = sleep

August 19, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/machieng

are you asking for the breakdown of the word?

August 14, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/5vZSXEt5

Would pumzika be the opposite of choka? Thanks

December 8, 2018
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