Kiswahili


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Ki·swa·hi·li

 (kē′swä-hē′lē)
n.

[Swahili : ki-, n. pref. + -swahili, Swahili.]
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Noun1.Kiswahili - a Bantu language
Bantoid language, Bantu - a family of languages widely spoken in the southern half of the African continent
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The books flagged for errors are Kiswahili, English, Physics, Mathematics and Biology textbooks.
Errors have been identified in Kiswahili, English, Physics, Mathematics and Biology textbooks and some teachers have stopped using them.
For instance, in relation to Kiswahili in the Phelps-Stokes (1925) report, Tiberondwa (2001: 76-77) argues that the commission recommended the language of instruction in middle grades be Kiswahili (cf.
Sauti Kuu Kiswahili for Powerful Voices is a foundation that seeks to give disadvantaged children and youth opportunities to help them unlock their potential.
Ordinary wananchi will not be harmed," she told Reuters, using a Kiswahili word for "common man".
The online shopping mall offers localized online customer service which is available in both English and Kiswahili.
The white hair, the stately bearing, and the crackly, charismatic voice punctuated with French and Kiswahili expressions and inflected with Nyerere aphorisms, a Tanzanian pastime, do not conceal the youthful energy of Bgoya, now 73.
Named Gatina- pesa (pesa means 'money' in Kiswahili), or Sarafu-Credit, (sarafu is the Kiswahili word for 'currency'), the new cur- rency helps traders sell or buy surplus goods or services and keep the national currency for other purposes.
Named Gatinapesa (pesa means 'money' in Kiswahili), or Sarafu-Credit, (sarafu is the Kiswahili word for 'currency'), the new currency helps traders sell or buy surplus goods or services and keep the national currency for other purposes.
Tigo Tanzania offers SMS, internet and mobile financial services, has pioneered Facebook in Kiswahili, TigoPesa App for Android & iOS users, Tigo Music (Deezer) and East Africa's first cross-border mobile money transfer with currency conversion.
Godwill, a Facebook user writing in Kiswahili, said this was discrimination in favor of big countries, especially by Germany, which was flying its flags at half mast in mourning for the Paris dead.
This has a debilitating effect on students' learning experience and more than two out of every three students enrolled in grade three in East Africa fail to pass grade two tests in English, Kiswahili or Mathematics.