"The teacher comes from the USA"

Translation:Mwalimu anatoka Marekani

December 13, 2018

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Whats the difference between this sentence and the translation for 'the teacher is leaving America'?

December 13, 2018

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They're not that distinct in meaning so they can be interchangeable, but if you're using 100% proper Swahili, you describe where someone comes from using '-toka', but to describe someone leaving a location you use '-ondoka'

December 13, 2018
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