PDF Workbook in Lingala

Learn Lingala with an exercise book!

More than 50 pages of exercises in English and Lingala to help you learn the key words and phrases in the language. We suggest printing out the Lingala exercise book and working through the exercises with a pen or pencil. This well proven learning method is a refreshing choice in this digital age. This learn Lingala workbook includes 1000's of words and phrases in Lingala.

Learn Lingala with an exercise book!


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Learn Lingala with an exercise book!

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Lingala possessive pronouns : our

When the noun is in the plural, the Lingala word for 'our' is 'na biso'. Unlike English, the word 'na biso' is placed after the noun.


bana na biso
our children
bana basi na biso
our daughters
bandeko na biso
our brothers
bana mibali na biso
our sons
bakana na biso
our sisters
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About Lingala

About Lingala

Lingala is spoken in the northwestern part of the Democratic Republic of the Congo and a large part of the Republic of the Congo. Looking for a good way to learn Lingala? Download our Lingala PDF exercise book and start learning now!

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Basic words and phrases in Lingala

Learn to get by in Lingala with these useful words and phrases. The phrases below will help you to greet people in Lingala, introduce yourself in Lingala and even hold a conversation in Lingala after you have met someone.

Mbwa ezali awa.
There is a dog here.
Niao ezali awa.
There is a cat here.
Ndeke ezali awa.
There is a bird here.
Biléi ezali awa.
There is food here.
Lingala grammar for download

Lingala grammar for download

These Lingala online grammar lessons and PDF grammar download will really help you learn. Each page provides a clear explanation of a particular aspect of Lingala grammar with examples of use. Perfect for use on a smart phone or an iPad (using the free iBooks app).

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You can learn Lingala in just 9 easy steps.

You can go from beginner to fluent in Lingala in a short time and our nine-step Lingala learning guide will show you how. We'll be talking about Lingala greetings, nouns, adjectives and verbs. The guide provides an overview of each step in the progression of skills needed to learn to speak, read and understand Lingala.

Lingala learning guide : Step 5

In the previous steps, we taught you ndako (house, a house, the house). We also taught you buku (book, a book, the book). In this step, we discuss the plural in Lingala. Our bite-sized lessons make it easy for you to learn the plural in Lingala. The plural forms are bandako, babuku, bakiti (houses, books, chairs). You'll see an easy to follow lesson which includes numerous useful examples in both Lingala and English. To get started with step 1, simply click the 9-step speedometer symbol. Or you can move ahead to step 6, by clicking the Next Step button (Lingala demonstrative pronouns).

Audio Book in Lingala

Audio Book in Lingala

Enjoy a collection of stories in Lingala as well as hundreds of essential phrases and vocab. Ideal for those who would like to learn Lingala while jogging, exercising, commuting, cooking or sleeping. The MP3 files can be copied to your smartphone or your iPad (via iTunes).

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