Listen and Learn Mandinka

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Start learning Mandinka today. Download the Mandinka-English audio files and learn while jogging, exercising, commuting, cooking or sleeping. The MP3 files can be copied to your smartphone or your iPad (via iTunes).

Learn Mandinka wherever you are!


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Learn Mandinka wherever you are!

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  • MP3 Files in Mandinka and English for download

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  • The MP3 audio files are in English and Mandinka
  • Approximately 50 minutes of audio
  • Learn Mandinka on your iPad
  • Learn Mandinka on your smartphone


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Short Mandinka lesson

The Mandinka definite article

The definite article is what we call the word 'the' in English. The English definite article 'the' does not exist in Mandinka. Unlike English, a noun on its own can be considered definite without the need for a specific word to show this.


the city
the apple
the horse
the woman
the table
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About Mandinka

About Mandinka

Mandinka belongs to the Niger-Congo language family. Mandinka is considered by many to be a very pleasant language to listen to. The 'Listen and Learn' MP3 audio course is a fast way to learn Mandinka.

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Basic words and phrases in Mandinka

Learn to get by in Mandinka with these useful words and phrases. We'll begin by learning some basic Mandinka phrases which you can use for everyday communication.

Fō wāti dō
See you again
N be ñō jē la
See you later
Fō nyāto
See you soon
Fō sáma
See you tomorrow
PDF Workbook in Mandinka

PDF Workbook in Mandinka

A full 20 pages of exercises in English and Mandinka to help you learn the most important words and phrases in the language. We suggest printing out the Mandinka exercise book and doing the exercises with a pen or pencil. This traditional learning method is a refreshing choice in this digital age. This learn Mandinka workbook includes 1000's of words and phrases in Mandinka.

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You can learn Mandinka in just 9 easy steps.

You can go from beginner to fluent in Mandinka in a short time and our nine-step Mandinka learning guide will show you how. We'll talk about Mandinka 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 Mandinka.

Mandinka learning guide : Step 6

In the previous steps, we taught you buŋo (house, a house, the house). You also learned buŋolu (houses, the houses). In this step, we discuss Mandinka demonstrative pronouns so you can form phrases such as ñiŋ buŋo and wō buŋo (this house, that house). You'll see an easy to follow lesson which includes numerous useful examples in both Mandinka and English. To get started with step 1, simply click the 9-step speedometer symbol. Or you can move ahead to step 7, by clicking the Next Step button (Mandinka adjectives).

Speak! Mandinka

Speak! Mandinka

Learn Mandinka now. You'll begin with simple Mandinka phrases and day to day vocabulary and advance at your own pace... seeing, listening and responding in Mandinka. Fun to use and also fun to learn! We are one of the few companies in the world offering a comprehensive Mandinka language course for Windows. If you have a Windows laptop, this will be an excellent way for you to learn Mandinka.

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