Thanolo ya be ka Setswana

be

nna

lediribeen, being, is, was, am, Plural were, are

  • 1

    nna
    tsaya mannô
    ‘The shop is on the corner’ Lebêntlêlê le mo hukung
    • exist
    • occupy a position
  • 2

    diragala
    tlaa nna
    ‘The wedding is tomorrow’ Lenyalo le tlaa nna kamosô
    • happen
    • take place

  • 1

    ke
    ‘He is my teacher. She is sick’
    • to join subject and complement (He is my teacher. She is sick.)
  • 2

    e
    ‘It is raining. He was killed’
    • to form parts of other verbs (It is raining. He was killed)