Enjoy a collection of stories in Afrikaans as well as hundreds of essential phrases and vocab. Ideal for those who would like to learn Afrikaans while jogging, exercising, commuting, cooking or sleeping. The MP3 files can be copied to your smartphone or your iPad (via iTunes).
Verbs are used to describe actions. Afrikaans verbs in the present tense do not conjugate for each person. This means that the verb stays the same for 'I', 'you', 'he', 'they' etc. This is similar to the case in English.
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Learn to get by in Afrikaans with these useful words and phrases. We'll begin by learning some basic Afrikaans phrases which you can use for everyday communication.
You can go from beginner to fluent in Afrikaans in a short time and our nine-step Afrikaans learning guide will show you how. You'll learn Afrikaans 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 Afrikaans.
In the previous steps, we taught you the words huis, boek and (house, book, chair). We also taught you how to use the indefinite article in Afrikaans to form 'n huis, 'n boek and 'n stoel (a house, a book, a chair). In this step, we concentrate on how to use the definite article in Afrikaans to form die huis, die boek and die stoel (the house, the book, the chair). You'll see an easy to follow lesson which includes numerous useful examples in both Afrikaans and English. To get started with step 1, simply click the 9-step speedometer symbol. Or you can move ahead to step 5, by clicking the Next Step button (The plural in Afrikaans).
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