Chipa muchenaku pfuma mudzimu wake.

Shona proverb
word:


  • verb,
English translation
wait

Verb example: mirira


Infinitive: kumirira

Present
ShonaEnglish
Ndino mirira I wait
uno mirira you wait
ano mirira he/she wait(s)
tino mirira we wait
muno mirira you wait
vano mirira they wait
Present Continuous
ShonaEnglish
Ndiri kumirira I am waiting
uri kumirira you are waiting
ari kumirira he/she is waiting
tiri kumirira we are waiting
muri kumirira you are waiting
vari kumirira they are waiting
 
Imperfect
ShonaEnglish
Ndaka mirira I
waka mirira you
aka mirira he/she
taka mirira we
maka mirira you
vaka mirira they
Imperfect (Today)
ShonaEnglish
Nd I
w you
he/she
t we
m you
v they
 
Future
ShonaEnglish
Ndicha mirira I will wait
ucha mirira you will wait
acha mirira he/she will wait
ticha mirira we will wait
mucha mirira you will wait
vacha mirira they will wait
Imperative
ShonaEnglish
mirira wait
mirirai wait
 

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