Inguqulelo ka have in isiXhosa

have

-ba na-

Ubizo-magama /hav/

isenzihad, having

  • 1

    -ba na-
    Yes, I have a car Ewe, ndinemoto
    The house has three rooms Le ndlu inamagumbi amathathu
  • 2

    -fumana
    The class has difficulty with maths Le klasi ifumana ubunzima kwizibalo

Usetyenziso

In English, 'have' is used with many nouns to talk about doing something, for example, 'have lunch', 'have a bath', 'have an argument', etc. In isiXhosa, these actions are expressed by suitable verbs, for example '-tya ilantshi', '-bhafa' and '-phikisana'.