Inguqulelo ka he in isiXhosa

he

SC+

Ubizo-magama /hee/

isimelabizoPlural they

  • 1

    SC+
    He is here Ulapha
    I asked Tom a question and he answered Ndambuza umbuzo uTom, waphendula
    There's the man over there; he's running Nantsiya indoda; iyabaleka
  • 2

    I want water; he wants beer Mna ndifuna amanzi; yena ufuna utywala

Usetyenziso

Remember that in English you use 'he' for boys and men, and 'she' for girls and women. 'He' is usually expressed by a subject concord (SC) in isiXhosa. Absolute pronouns also express 'he', especially to show contrast or emphasis.