A Beginner's Complete Course, Simplified Swahili (Longman Language Texts), Beginning Swahili Workbook: Mazoezi YA Wanafunzi Wa Mwaka Wa Kwanza, Colloquial Swahili: The Complete Course for Beginners. Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. Modern Swahili Grammar by Mohamed A. Mohamed Modern Swahili Grammaris an important contribution to the study of Swahili grammar from pedagogical and lingustic perspectives, and thus relevant to both students of Swahili and scholars of linguistics and sociolinguistics. A lot of information is poured out without much explanation like: Table 2.1 show past, perfect, present, and future tenses followed by a few examples and then off to personal pronouns a page and a half later. © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. So disappointed. We work hard to protect your security and privacy. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. You will be overwhelmed with the emphasis on grammar and how the language works with this book. Improve your listening, reading comprehension in Spanish. the book is good but poor of contents and design, Reviewed in the United States on July 7, 2016. the book is good but poor of contents and design. We will start with prepositions. This a good book for the begineer study of swahili language and grammar. Reviewed in the United States on November 16, 2014. East African Educational Publishers; Illustrated edition (September 15, 2001), Reviewed in the United States on January 28, 2020. The following areas of Swahili grammar are also covered in detail: affixes, derivation, inflection, parts of speech, relatives, tenses, demonstratives of reference, pronominalisation, phrases, clauses and sentences. Best Resource for Understanding Swahili Grammar, Reviewed in the United States on April 1, 2016. has been added to your Cart. Ages 12 & up. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. I started with other documents and did not rely on it extensively. If you are learning Swahili, get this book. Then showing a bit of of one of the sections so we can get an idea of the quality would help as well. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. CORNEL WEST: "Brilliant. I only found about 5 minutes of pronunciation for a few sections of the book. At a descriptive level, the book covers phonology, morphology and syntax. This book is useful for student who just start learning Swahili. Previous page of related Sponsored Products. : Grammar, Punctuation, and Word Usage for Ages 10 T... 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Top subscription boxes – right to your door, Visit Amazon's Fidèle Mpiranya Page, Twenty five language notes covering key topics such as: personal pronouns; the Swahili noun class system; special class combinations; the imperative, the subjunctive, and the conditional moods; the use of comparatives; the use of monosyllabic verbs; the passive form and various other forms of verb extensions; the relative clause, Clear, detailed and jargon-free grammatical explanations supported by an assortment of helpful diagrams, charts and tables and many relevant and up-to-date examples, A wide range of communication-oriented exercises to reinforce learning and develop students’ ability to use Swahili actively, Audio files to support pronunciation practice, clearly linked to relevant sections of the book and available for free download at http://www.routledge.com/books/details/9781138808263/. You will be brought close to a perfect understanding of the dynamics of the language. Each chapter includes many exercises which help you master the most important aspects of the material from that chapter as well as cumulative exercises which will make sure you retain all the stuffs you've learned so far. Vol1 Complete Grammar 349p.Vol2 Swa-Eng dictionary 370p.Vol3 Eng-Swa dictionary, mini-thesaurus 427p.5,000+ word dictionary. The Best Grammar Workbook Ever! You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. Answers to the most common grammar, punctuation, & word usage issues. College professors love this comprehensive workbook! I am an American and native English speaker, now living in Tanzania and learning Swahili, and this book has been an incredible resource. I can't say enough good things about it. This guide teaches more than just the rules. We work hard to protect your security and privacy. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. Presenting the essentials of Swahili grammar in a highly accessible fashion, it reduces complex language topics to helpful rules and mnemonic aids, enabling maximum grammar retention and accurate usage. Unable to add item to List. 1000s of examples. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books.