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Onani Zinyama Look at the animals Tamba inama

Written by Jenny Katz

Illustrated by Sandy Campbell

Translated by David Sani Mwanza

Language Nyanja

Level Level 1

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Onani zinyama

Look at the animals.

Tamba inama.

Ng’ombe zinena kuti “moo”

The cow says, “Moo.”

Ing’ombe aiti, “moo.”

Mbuzi zinena kuti “meh, meh”

The goat says, “Meh, meh.”

Imbushi aiti, “meh, meh.”

Kavalo/Hosi inena kuti “nei”

The horse says, “Neigh.”

Ihoshi aliti, “neei.”

Nkhumba inena kuti “mmmmm”

The pig says, “Grunt.”

Inkumba aiti, “ng’a, ng’a.”

Nkhuku inena kuti “kokoliko”

The chicken says, “Cluck.”

Inkoko aiti, “ko, ko, ko.”

Galu anena kuti ” Hu, hu, hu”

The dog says, “Woof.”

Imbwa aiti, “bwa, bwa.”

Mulimi anena (shhh”

The farmer says, “Shhh!”

Shibulimi ati, “shii.”

Written by: Jenny Katz
Illustrated by: Sandy Campbell
Translated by: David Sani Mwanza
Language: Nyanja
Level: Level 1
Source: Look at the animals from African Storybook
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