Swahili: LangMedia Materials and Resources for Less-Commonly Taught Languages

1. Somo La Kwanza
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Original Audio (based on 1988 edition of textbook)

Mazungumzo
(see text at bottom of page)
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Mazoezi
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3. Zoezi la tatu MP3 RealAudio Download MP3
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Supplementary Audio (for 2001 edition of textbook)

Mazungumzo (a female speaker is reading the part of one of the male speakers in these dialogs)
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Vocabulary
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Mazungumzo (1988 version)
The text is included here to aid students using the 2001 edition of the text with the original audio based on the 1988 edition. Copyright Sharifa Zawawi.

Daudi: Hodi.
Fatuma: Karibu.
Daudi: Hujambo mama?
Fatuma: Sijambo bwana. Habari za asubuhi?
Daudi: Njema.
Fatuma: Tafadhali kaa kitako.
Daudi: Ahsante. Jina lako nani?
Fatuma: Jina langu Fatuma.
Daudi: Kwaheri.
Fatuma: Kwaheri.