Translation of idiom in Setswana

idiom

lêêlê

nounPlural idioms

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    lêêlê
    lenatetshapuô
    ‘in hot water’
    ‘hell for leather’
    • a phrase that means something different from the meanings of the words in it, e.g. in hot water (= in disgrace) hell for leather (= at high speed)


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idiom

natisapuo

adjective

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    natisapuo

    Morutabana o ne a fa bana dikai tsa ma natisapuo a ba ka a dirisang go tokafatsa botsipa jwa bone jwa go kwala dipolelo

    The teacher gave examples of idioms for the students to improve their composition writing skills

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