How to use personal pronouns in Malagasy

How to use personal pronouns in Mala­gasy

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

Mala­gasy personal pronouns : I

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


izaho ihany
just me
tsy izaho
not me
izaho koa
me too
sy izaho ?
and me ?
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About Mala­gasy

Malagasy is a Polynesian language, despite its proximity to the African continent. If you are planning on doing some travelling, learning Malagasy would be a great way to make the most of your trip.

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Step 2 : Mala­gasy personal pronouns

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

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