Chichewa

Chichewa Lesson10

Market Scene (Shopping)

 

1. Ask the price. (3 examples)

John
John
Nthochi mukugulitsa bwanji?

1. How much are you selling bananas?

John
John
Nthochi ndalama zingati?

2. Bananas how much money?

John
John
Nthochi bwanji?

3. Bananas how much?

Vocabulary
English Chichewa
bananas nthochi
you mu
are -ing ku
sell gulitsa
how much bwanji
money ndalama
how many zingati

2. Negotiate the price. (4 examples)

John
John
Kudula. Chotserani mtengo pang’ono.

1. Expensive. Please reduce the price a little.

John
John
Tsitsani pang’ono.

2. Make lower a little.

John
John
Ndichotsereni.

3. Reduce for me.

John
John
Chotserani pang’ono.

4. Reduce a little.

Vocabulary
English Chichewa
expensive kudula
reduce chotsera
please ni
price mtengo
a little pang’ono
make lower tsitsa

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