You want to learn how to form simple sentences in Swahili? You've come to the right place! Scroll down and see the short Swahili lessons complete with useful examples. The house is big, the book is old... we make forming simple Swahili sentences easy.
In a typical sentence in Swahili which uses the verb 'to be', the verb is placed between the subject and the attribute as in English. The verb 'to be' is 'ni' in both the singular and the plural.
Learn to get by in Swahili with these useful words and phrases. These essential phrases cover everything from Swahili greetings to business and workplace communications to love and dating.
If you want to go from beginner to fluent in Swahili in a reasonable amount of time, you'll need a proven study method and daily dedication. Our nine-step Swahili learning guide will show you how to teach yourself Swahili in a structured,effective way. The steps below will take you through the progression of skills needed to learn to speak, read and understand Swahili.
You've already learned so much in steps 1 to 9 and we'd like to help you learn even more with this bonus step. Learn the phrases Hiki ni kitabu, Hiki ni kiti and Huu ni mlango (This is a book, This is a chair, This is a door). Then learn the phrases and (The door is big, The door is small). And then learn the phrases and (The doors are big, The doors are small). You can scroll to the top of this page to see a short lesson about simple Swahili sentences including useful examples. Take everything you have learned so far and then teach yourself just a few new words each week. In this way, you'll soon be able to say 100's, if not 1000's of short phrases in Swahili. Give it a try yourself!
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