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A Rwandan Grammar: The Abbreviated Edition

Per its abbreviated nature, this grammar does not seek to present an all-encompassing description of Rwandan’s rich inventory of forms and sounds. For instance, the great gap between highest high vowel and lowest low valley is left for later editions. 693 kata lagi

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Swahili

A Year in Language, Day 7: Swahili

Swahili is a member of the Bantu language family, an enormous linguistic group the covers most of the languages spoken south of the Sahara desert. 143 kata lagi

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The Daily (Tanzania): Govt plans global Kiswahili spread

The Daily (Tanzania): Govt plans global Kiswahili spread. “THE Government has announced plans to set up database of professional Kiswahili teachers to facilitate identification and capacities of available professionals needed to popularise the language across the world.” Never heard of Kiswahili? The English name is Swahili.

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Did I already mention how much I love this style?? Omgosh, I just love this style!

But I don’t love all the tension I have to put on my roots to achieve it. 46 kata lagi

WATCH: 10 Things That Proves African Countries are Great and Not Sh*tholes - 2nacheki

Shalom everyone! The following is a video by 2nachecki/YouTube showing at least ten things that prove African countries are great and not sh*tholes. This video was made in response to United States’  58 kata lagi

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What is the Future of English?

IsiZulu, IsiXhosa, SiSwati and IsiNdebele, of Southern Africa, belong to a language group called the Nguni, which is a sub-group of the Bantu language group, which belongs to a greater body known as the Niger-Congo family group (Blench, 1993). 890 kata lagi

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Bantu Knotting My Freeform Locs

Happy Nu Year, loves! I’m back with my first video of 2018!

I don’t do much to my hair, normally, but bantu knots are something easy I do whenever I want to rock curls. 23 kata lagi

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