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to drink alcohol

kupiga maji

242

to comfort, calm down

kutuliza

243

to be alarmed, startled, scared

kushtuka

244

the future

usoni, umbele

245

debt(s)

deni (5, p: madeni)

246

crowd(s), traffic, congestion

msongamano (3, p: misongamano)

247

to provide accommodation, house, lay down

kulaza

248

another word for jinsi, type, sort, way

namna

249

ladder, level, rank

ngazi

250

to own

kumiliki

251

intentionally

kimakusudi

252

sign(s), indication(s), signal(s)

ishara

253

acting, deputy, assistant

makamu

254

to release, pardon, forgive

kuachilia

255

to suffer, to be in pain

kuteseka

256

for certain, undoubtedly, of course

hakika

257

compensation, damages, bail

fidia

258

statistic(s), figure(s)

takwimu

259

elsewhere

kwingineko

260

When do you omit kwa for in/at

before proper nouns

261

po / mo / ko

po = very specific place, ko = not very specific, mo = inside

262

opposite, across from

mkabala na

263

in the corner, to the periphery

pembeni

264

concept(s), idea(s) (d-)

dhana

265

to pollute

kuchafua

266

to surround

kuzingira

267

to translate

kutafsiri

268

grammar

sarufi

269

proper, standard, grammatical (good Swahili)

sanifu

270

tribe(s)

kabila (5, p: makabila)