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"The house has a big door"

Translation:Nyumba ina mlango mkubwa

November 19, 2018



it means has, but only when the thing that is "having" (to the left, in this case the house) is a singular N class noun.

see the table here for details: https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/wa_na

also see https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/ina#Swahili

(in this case ina is the "N class inflected singular present affirmative" of kuwa na)


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