Inguqulelo ka itself in isiXhosa

itself

-zi-

Ubizo-magama /it-self/

isimelabizoPlural themselves

  • 1

    -zi-
    The cat is licking itself Ikati iyazikhotha
  • 2

    ngokwa-+possessive stem
    It was the cat itself that did the damage Yayiyikati ngokwayo eyenze umonakalo

Usetyenziso

'Itself' is often expressed in isiXhosa by adding the reflexive '-zi-' to a verb, as in the example above.