How to use personal pronouns in Igbo

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

Igbo personal pronouns : I

A personal pronoun is what we call the English words 'I', 'you', 'he', 'she', 'we' and 'they'. The Igbo words for 'I' are 'm' and 'mụ'. The word 'mụ' in Igbo is used on its own or with a preposition. The word 'm' is used with a verb.


na mụ ?
and me ?
ọbụghị mụ
not me
naanị mụ
just me
mụ kwa
me too
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Igbo is one of the four official languages in Nigeria. If you are planning on doing some travelling, learning Igbo would be a great way to make the most of your trip.

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Step 2 : Igbo personal pronouns

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

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