1(with cl. 1)yo mobe‘Do you regard me as a bad person now?’ — O mpona motho yo mobe bjale?
2(with cl. 2)ba babe‘Bad people must be arrested’ — Batho ba babe ba swanetše go swarwa
3(with cl. 3)wo mobe‘I don't know who came up with such a bad idea’ — Ga ke tsebe gore motho yo a tlilego le mogopolo woo wo mobe ke mang
4(with cl. 4)ye mebe‘Nobody likes a child with bad manners’ — Ga go motho yo a ratago ngwana wa mekgwa ye mebe
5(with cl. 5)le lebe‘This is a bad day; things are not going well’ — Le ke letšatši le lebe, dilo ga di sepele gabotse
6(with cl. 6)a mabe‘Why do you say such bad words?’ — Nkane o bolela mantšu a mabe bjalo?
7(with cl. 7)se sebe‘Is there anything that I did that was bad?’ — Go na le se sebe seo ke se dirilego?
8(with cl. 8, with cl. 10)tše mpe‘It is a mistake to avenge yourself as a result of bad things that people have done to you’ — Ke phošo go itefetša go dilo tše mpe tše batho ba go dirilego tšona
9(with cl. 9)ye mpe
10(with cl. 14)bjo bobe‘She was suffering from a bad illness’ — O be a swerwe ke bolwetši bjo bobe
11[DEM +] bošula‘The bad thing is that it is clear that Tamatisi steals’ — Taba ye bošula ke gore go bonala gore Tamatisi o a utswa
12[PC +] bošula