How to use personal pronouns in Bambara

How to use personal pronouns in Bambara

You want to learn how to use Bambara personal pronouns? You've come to the right place! Scroll down and see the short Bambara lessons complete with useful examples. I, you, he, she... we explain all you need to know about Bambara personal pronouns in bite-size lessons.

Bambara personal pronouns : I

A personal pronoun is what we call the English words 'I', 'you', 'he', 'she', 'we' and 'they'. Just like English, Bambara has a set of personal pronouns. The English word 'I' is a pronoun in the first person singular. The Bambara word for 'I' is 'n'.


ne fana
me too
ne dun ?
and me ?
ne tε
not me
ne dɔrɔn
just me
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About Bambara

About Bambara

Bambara is similar to Mandinka which is spoken in Gambia. If you are planning on doing some travelling, learning Bambara would be a great way to make the most of your trip.

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Basic words and phrases in Bambara

Learn to get by in Bambara with these useful words and phrases. These essential phrases cover everything from Bambara greetings to business and workplace communications to love and dating.

A ye degeden ye.
He is a student.
A ye cɛ ye.
He is a man.
A ye cɛnin ye.
He is a boy.
A ye karamɔgɔ ye.
He is a teacher.
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Step 2 : Bambara personal pronouns

Personal pronouns are what we call the words I, you, he, she, we and they. Learning personal pronouns is important in Bambara, but you don't need to learn them all at once. Focus instead on just three Bambara personal pronouns to get started. We suggest that you learn ne, e and olu (I, you, they). You can scroll to the top of this page to see a short lesson about Bambara personal pronouns including useful examples. Learn the three Bambara personal pronouns ne, e and olu by heart and then move on to Step 3 (the indefinite article in Bambara).

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