There are 3 main translations of will in Setswana

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will1

go tloga

auxiliary verb

  • 1

    go tloga
    tlaa
    ‘They will arrive soon’ Ba tloga ba gôrôga
    ‘Will you shut the door?’ A o tlaa tswala lebati?
    ‘I will get my revenge’ Ke tlaa ipusolosetsa
    • used to express the future tense, questions, or promises

nounPlural wills

  • 1

    bokgoni jwa go diragatsa sengwe
    • the mental power to decide and control what you do
  • 2

    keletso
    tshwetso
    ‘I wrote the letter against my will’ Ke kwadile lekwalô kgatlhanong le keletso yame
    • a desire
    • a chosen decision
  • 3

    maikaêlêlô
    ‘They set to work with a will’ Ba ne ba tswêlêla ka tirô ka maikaêlelô
    • determination to do something
  • 4

    mokwalô wa boswa
    • a written statement of how a person's possessions are to be disposed of after his or her death


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will

kabo ya boswa


User Contribution

will

Lekwalotaelo

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    Lekwalotaelo

    He made a will only days before his death.

    O dirile lekwalotaelo matsatsi fela pele ga loso la gagwe.

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