Listen and Learn Swahili

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Start learning Swahili today. Download the Swahili-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 Swahili wherever you are!


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Learn Swahili wherever you are!

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  • MP3 Files in Swahili and English for download

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


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Short Swahili lesson

Swahili verb conjugation: you

Verbs are used to describe actions. A unique feature of Swahili is that it conjugates its verbs by adding a prefix to the front of the verb. A different prefix is used for each person. For the second person plural, most verbs in Swahili use the prefix 'm-'.


you drink
you read
you hold
you must
you want
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About Swahili

About Swahili

Swahili is spoken in Tanzania, Kenya, Congo and Uganda. Swahili 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 Swahili.

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Basic words and phrases in Swahili

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

mwanamume huyu
this man
msichana huyu
this girl
mvulana huyu
this boy
kitabu hiki
this book
PDF Workbook in Swahili

PDF Workbook in Swahili

A full 20 pages of exercises in English and Swahili to help you learn the key words and phrases in the language. We suggest printing out the Swahili 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 Swahili workbook includes 1000's of words and phrases in Swahili.

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You can learn Swahili in just 9 easy steps.

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

Swahili learning guide : Step 6

In the previous steps, we taught you chengo (house, a house, the house). You also learned chengo (houses, the houses). In this step, we discuss Swahili demonstrative pronouns so you can form phrases such as nyumba hii and nyumba ile (this house, that house). You'll see an easy to follow lesson which includes numerous useful examples in both Swahili 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 (Swahili adjectives).

Speak! Swahili

Speak! Swahili

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

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