"To win"

Translation:Kushinda

December 22, 2018

4 Comments


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

Are shinda and funga completely interchangeable? Alishinda/alifunga: he scored/won? Alishindwa/alifungwa: he lost/got defeated?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/machieng

'funga' is specific to scoring. 'Shinda' is to win in general. Unaweza kufunga bila kushinda.


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

Ok thanks.but in the passive form they seem to be identical, is that right? Both mean "to be defeated", right?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/giraffe__

they both can share that sense

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