Translation of by the way in Northern Sotho

by the way

etse

phrase

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    etse
    gale
    kootse
    ‘By the way, what did you say this man's surname was?’ Etse le re sefane sa monna ke mang?
    ‘By the way, can they catch a duiker with their hands?’ Gale ba ka swara phuti ka diatla?
    ‘By the way, my friend, will you be turning 21?’ Kootse thaka o tlo be o fetša mengwaga ye 21?