Translation of neither in Northern Sotho

neither

ga go

adjective

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    ga go
    ‘Neither of my parents is at home tonight’ Ga go le yo mongwe wa batswadi yo a lego gona gae lehono bošego
    ‘Neither of them liked the book’ Ga go le o tee wa bona yo a ratilego puku

adverb

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    le ge e le
    ‘He can't drive and neither can I’ Ga a kgone go otlela, le ge e le nna ga ke kgone

Usage

There is no single translation equivalent for the English word "neither" or the expression "neither … nor" in Northern Sotho. A variety of grammatical constructions is used to translate the meaning of "neither" into Northern Sotho.