1SC+The girls have gone; they are playing tennis — Amantombazana ahambile; adlala itenesiThe children are hungry; they want food — Abantwana balambile; bafuna ukutya
2As for them, they can do it! We refuse — Bona, bangakwenza oko. Thina siyala
'They' is usually expressed by a subject concord (SC) in isiXhosa. Absolute pronouns also express 'they', especially to show contrast or emphasis.