Thanolo ya ground ka Setswana

ground

kganêla sefofane go fofa

ledirigrounds, grounding, grounded

  • 1

    kganêla sefofane go fofa
    ‘All aircraft are grounded because of the fog’ Difofane tsotlhe di kganêtswe go fofa ntatêng ya mouwane
    • prevent a plane from flying
  • 2

    go ôtlhaya ngwana ka go sa mo letlêlele go tswêla kwa ntlê
    • stop a child from going out, as a punishment
  • 3

    nêêla dithutô tsa ntlha
    ‘Ground them in the rules of spelling’ Ba nêêlê dithutô tsa ntlha tsa melaô ya pilêtsô
    • give a good basic training

leinaPlural grounds

  • 1

    lefatshe
    • the solid surface of the earth
  • 2

    lebala la metshamekô
    • a sports field
  • 3

    lefatshe la mofuta mongwe
    ‘marshy ground’ lefatshe le le makgôbôkgôbô
    • land of a certain kind