English translation
1. To put forth effort for the accomplishment of something; exert one's self in the performance of some service; labour; toil; strive.

2. To act; operate; carry on or perform a function; operate effectively; prove practicable.

4. To be agitated or in a state of restless movement or commotion; seethe; toss; rage.

5. To make way laboriously and slowly; make progress, become, or get with exertion aud difficulty: generally followed by an adjective, or by an adverb of direction.

6. To carry on systematic operations in some department of human activity, especially as a means of earning a livelihood; be regularly engaged or employed in some operation, trade, profession, or business.
Imperative example
Shona English
shanda work (singular)
shandai work (plural)
Simple future tense example
Shona English
Ndicha shanda I will work
ucha shanda you will work (singular)
mucha shanda you will work (plural)
acha shanda he/she will work
ticha shanda we will work
vacha shanda they will work
chicha shanda it will work
last updated: Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 10:29:19 PM Central European Summer Time

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