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I
subject prefix for M- Wa- class

Ni

1

you (singular)
Subject prefix for M- Wa- class

U-

2

He/ She
Subject prefix for M- Wa- class

A-

3

we (plural)
Subject prefix M- Wa- class

Tu-

4

you (plural)
Subject prefix M- Wa- class

M-

5

They (plural)
Subject prefix for M- Wa- class

Wa-

6

to wake up

kuamka

7

to start, begin

kuanza

8

to carry, take

kuchukua

9

to sweep

kufagia

10

to wipe

kufuta

11

to need, to require

kuhitaji

12

to enter in, to go in

kuingia

13

to learn

kujifunza

14

to dry, to get dry (active)

kukuaka

15

to sleep, to lie down

kulala

16

to cultivate, to plow

kulima

17

to pay

kulipa

18

to smell something, to sniff

kunusa

19

to see, feel or think

kuona

20

to climb, to sow

kupanda

21

to get, obtain

kupata

22

to forget

kusahau

23

to read, study

kusoma

24

to use

kutumia

25

to tend, to take care of

kutunza

26

to hunt

kuwinda

27

i am wanting

ninataka

28

you are wanting

unataka

29

he/she is wanting

anataka

30

we are wanting

tunataka

31

you are wanting (pl)

mnataka

32

they are wanting

wanataka

33

i am trying

ninajaribu

34

you are trying

unajaribu

35

he/she is trying

anajaribu

36

we are trying

tunajaribu

37

you are trying (pl)

mnajaribu

38

they are trying

wanajaribu

39

i am coming
monosyllabic verbs retain the infinitive ku-

ninakuja

40

you are coming

unakuja

41

he/she is coming

anakuja

42

we are coming

tunakuja

43

you are coming (pl)

mnakuja

44

they are coming

wanakuja

45

the children are waking up

watoto wanaamka

46

the servant is sweeping

mtumishi anafagia

47

the old man is lying down

mzee analala

48

i am looking for the doctor

ninatafuta mganga

49

we are staying in Arusha

tunakaa Arusha

50

He is wanting to read

anataka kusoma

51

you (pl) are needing a cook

mnahitaji mpishi

52

the teacher is beating the children

mwalimu anapiga watoto

53

the guests are starting to arrive

wageni wanaanza kufika

54

I am following an animal

Ninafuata mnyama

55

completely, extremely, pure

kabisa

56

very, a lot, very much

sana

57

he is trying hard

anajaribu sana

58

Shut (pl) completely!

Fungeni kabisa

59

and, with

na

60

today

leo

61

now

sasa

62

again

tena

63

today i am happy

leo ninafurahi or ninafurahi leo

64

he is waiting now

anangoja sasa or sasa anangoja

65

try again!

jibu tena