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

Unit 20. Somo La Ishirini
Watu wangapi katika familia (ahali/aila) yako?
How many people are in your family?
(1988 edition: Watu wangapi?: "How many people?"    previous | next

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Mazungumzo
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Mazungumzo
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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.

Mwalimu: Una ndugu wangapi Juma?
Juma: Nina ndugu watatu.
Mwalimu: Wanaume wangapi na wanawake wangapi?
Juma: Wanawake wawili na mwanamume mmoja.
Mwalimu: Kaka yako ameoa?
Juma: Ndio ameoa, ana mke na watoto wawili.
Mwalimu: Je yeye anafanya kazi gani?
Juma: Yuko Chuo Kikuu cha Dar es salaam anajifunza kuwa Mwanasheria.
Mwalimu: Ndugu zako wa kike wameolewa?
Juma: Mmoja ameolewa na mmoja bado.
Mwalimu: Wao wanafanya nini?
Juma: Mmoja anasoma shule ya chini na mmoja anafanya kazi ya uuguzaji.
Mwalimu: Wazazi wako wanafanya nini?
Juma: Mama hafanyi kazi lakini baba ni mwalimu.