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Where are you coming from?

O tswa kae?

2

I am coming from work.

Ke tswa mosebetsing.

3

Where are you (pl.) coming from?

Le tswa kae?

4

We are coming from church.

Re tswa kerekeng.

5

We are coming from town.

Re tswa toropong.

6

Where are you going?

O ya kae?

7

I am going home.

Ke ya hae.
Ke ya lapeng.

8

I am going to the doctor.

Ke ya ngakeng.

9

I am going back to work.

Ke kgutlela mosebetsing.

10

Where is Agnes going?

Agnes o ya kae?

11

She is going to school.

O ya sekolong.

12

Do you understand Sesotho?

O tseba Sesotho na?
O utlwisisa Sesotho na?

13

No, I am learning Sesotho.

Tjhee, ke ithuta Sesotho.

14

Yes, I understand a little bit of Sesotho.

Ee, ke tseba Sesotho hannyane.
Ee, ke utlwisisa Sesotho hannyane.

15

Talk slowly, I am learning Sesotho.

Bua butle, ke ithuta Sesotho.

16

We are going to the doctor.

Re ya ngakeng.

17

Thabo is going home.

Thabo o ya hae.
Thabo o ya lapeng.

18

Where are they coming from?

Ba tswa kae?
Bona ba tswa kae?

19

They are coming from work.

Ba tswa mosebetsing.

20

Where is Pule coming from?

Pule o tswa kae?

21

He is coming from church.

O tswa kerekeng.

22

stay, live, sit

dula

23

family

ba lelapa

24

relative

wa lesika
wa leloko

25

alone, by myself, on my own

mong

26

city, town

cities, towns

toropo

ditoropo

27

many

-ngata

28

much

haholo

29

a person, a human

people, humans

motho

batho

30

supervisor, the person in charge of you

supervisors

mohlokomedi

bahlokomedi

31

your line manager

monga hao

32

Where do you live?

O dula kae?

33

I live in Mangaung.

Ke dula Mangaung.

34

Who do you live with?

O dule le mang?

35

I live with my husband and children.

Ke dula le monna wa ka le bana.

36

I live with my family.

Ke dula le ba lelapa la ka.

37

I live with my parents.

Ke dula le batswadi ba ka.

38

I live on my own.

Ke dula ke le mong..

39

Where do you work?

O sebetsa kae?

40

I work in town.

Ke sebetsa toropong.

41

I work at the Post Office.

Ke sebetsa posong.

42

I work at the University of the Free State.

Ke sebetsa Yuniversithing ya Freistata.

43

At which division do you work?

O sebetsa karolong efe?

44

At which department do you work?

O sebetsa lefapheng lefe?

45

Who do you work with?

O sebetsa le mang?

46

I work with Pule.

Ke sebetsa le Pule.

47

I work on my own.

Ke sebetsa ke le mong.

48

I work together with many people.

Ke sebetsa le batho ba bangata.

49

Who is your line manager?

Monga hao ke mang?
O ikarabella ho mang?

50

Who is your supervisor?
Who is the person in charge of you?

Mohlokomedi wa hae ke mang?
Monga hao ke mang?

51

My supervisor is.....

Mohlokomedi wa ka ke.....
Monja ka ke......

52

Where does she live?

O dula kae?

53

Who does she live with?

O dula le mang?

54

Agnes lives with her husband and children.

Agnes o dula le monna wa hae le bana.

55

I live on my own.

Ke dula ke le mong.

56

Where does he work?

Yena, o sebetsa kae?

57

Thabo works in town.

Thabo o sebetsa toropong.

58

At which division do they work?

Ba sebetsa karolong efe?

59

Who do you (pl.) work with?

Le sebetsa le mang?

60

We work with Motlatsi.

Re sebetsa le Motlatsi.

61

Thabo works together with many people.

Thabo o sebetsa le batho ba bangata.

62

Go! (command)

Tsamaya!

63

today

kajeno

64

home

ntlo

65

yes

Ee

66

no

tjhee
e-e

67

lecturer

morupelli

68

please

hle

69

...of mine

...wa ka

70

...of hers

...wa hae

71

...of yours

...wa hao

72

I am a student.

Ke moithuti.

73

dog

dogs

ntja

dintja

74

cat

cats

katse

dikatse