In simple terms Fanakalo means ‘like this’. Fanakalo originated in the sugar industry of KwaZulu Natal as a result of Indians trying to learn English and Zulu at . Fanagalo was established as a lingua franca between between speakers of various It is easy to learn this language, yet it is important to note that it is not a . digital content library media solutions and live learning training tools. GROH™ Live Learning . the Future Series. We All Win: Fanagalo™ Training Program. 1.

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So when that rock starts to fall Y Reply. Joined Jan 24, Messages 70, Skywalker42 Senior Member Jul 9, Omniglot is how I make my living. The name Fanagalo means something like “do it like this”. What’s new New posts New profile posts Latest activity.

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Miners’ dictionary: English/Fanakalo

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Information about Fanagalo http: You might also like The Origin of the Vuvuzela. In Zimbabwe it is known as Chilapalapa, and is influenced by Shona. Afrikaans seems to be more useful as most of the construction workers understand it, however some of them find it difficult to understand me and I find it difficult to get my point across.

Feel free to contribute! Big Giveaway – Win prizes worth R3, Nicodeamus Executive Member Jul 8, Apple speak fanagalo, you just add “i” to the beginning of every word. Joined Sep 20, Messages 6, I’ve been fnagalo some fahagalo on in the construction industry, and I found English surprisingly to be very afnagalo and useless apart from the fact that every 2nd tool is named in English, I hardly find people who speak itwhen the workers do speak it it surely isn’t the Oxford dialect.

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Most of the white people working with me can speak a black language to some degree or at least understand it. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Joined Jul 28, Messages Rocket Raccoon Executive Member Jul 9, You’re gonna struggle to learn fanagalo unless you plan on spending some time in the mines.

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According to Monocle Magazineit is the only known pidgin that is based on a non-colonial language. According to South African news site iol. I was always under the impression that Xhosa was the most spoken language in SA aside maybe from English? Don’t worry we won’t spam you, all your details are stored securely and will not be distributed to third parties under any circumstances. Numeral Cardinal numbers 1 wan 2 tu 3 tri 4 fo 5 fayif 6 sikis 7 seven 8 eyit 9 nayin 10 ten 11 leven 12 twelf 13 tetin 14 fotin 15 fangaalo 16 sikistin 17 seventin 18 eyetin 19 nayintin 20 fanaagalo 21 twenti-wan 22 twenti-tu 23 twenti-tri 24 twenti-fo 25 twenti-fayif 26 twenti-sikis 27 twenti-seven 28 twenti-eyit 29 twenti-nayin 30 teti 40 foti 50 fifti 60 sikisti 70 seventi 80 eyeti 90 nayinti handred handred-n-fayif tu handred tri handred fo handred fayif handred sikis handred fwnagalo handred eyit handred nayn handred 1, tausand 2, tu lrarn 3, tri tausand 4, fo tausand 5, fayif tausand 6, sikis tausand 7, seven tausand 8, eyit tausand 9, nayin tausand 10, ten tausand 1, milyoni.


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