3) Bambara Classroom Expressions

Here are 10 useful expressions that you’ll hear or use as a new student of Bambara. Use the Quizlet app below to hear and memorize them.

BambaraEnglish
Jaati!Exactly/precisely! (as in, "That's it!" when an answer is right)
N m'à faamuI don't understand (lit. "I haven't understood")
Hakɛ to!Excuse me!
karamɔgɔteacher
N m'à mɛnI didn't hear (it)
Baasi tɛNo problem
À kalanRead it
Segin à kanRepeat it
I ko di?What did/do you say?
À fɔ tugunniSay it again

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