1-dlalaChildren play with their friends — Abantwana badlala nabahlobo babo
2-dlalaBen plays football — UBen udlala ibhola ekhatywayo
3-dlalaLet's play this CD — Masidlale le CD
4(musical instruments)-khalisa-betha-dlalaCan you play the guitar? — Ungasikhalisa isiginkci?Play the drum — Betha igubuI play the flute and the trumpet — Ndidlala ifluti nexilongo
When you talk about playing a drum, use '-betha' rather than '-khalisa' or '-dlala'. '-betha' is also used for many other instruments.
1umdlalo weqongaWe all act in the school play — Sonke sithatha inxaxheba kumdlalo weqonga wesikolo