There are 2 main translations of that in Northern Sotho

: that1that2

that1

conjunction

  • 1


There are 2 main translations of that in Northern Sotho

: that1that2

that2

yoo

pronounPlural those

  • 1

    (demonstrative pos. II, with cl. 1)
    yoo
    ‘What does that woman want?’ Mosadi yoo a lego kgauswi le wena o nyaka eng?
  • 2

    (demonstrative pos. II, with cl. 3)
    woo
    ‘Take (drink) that mixture according to the doctor's orders’ Enwa motswako woo go ya ka taelo ya ngaka
  • 3

    (demonstrative pos. II, with cl. 5)
    leo
    ‘Watch out for that wall (there, close to you) that it doesn't scratch your car’ O hlokomele leboto leo le se go kgobolele sefatanaga
  • 4

    (demonstrative pos. II, with cl. 7)
    seo
    ‘Please wash that car for me’ Ntlhatswetše sefatanaga seo hle
  • 5

    (demonstrative pos. II, with cl. 9)
    yeo
    ‘That card is for buying clothes’ Karata yeo ke ya go reka diaparo
  • 6

    (demonstrative pos. II, with cl. 14)
    bjoo
    ‘You are expected to carry that traditional beer to the chief's kraal’ O tlo swanelwa ke go rwalela bjala bjoo mošate
  • 7

    (demonstrative pos. IIb, with cl. 1)
    yowe
    ‘That man is not a police officer’ Monna yowe ga se lephodisa
  • 8

    (demonstrative pos. III, with cl. 1)
    yola
    ‘Call that boy over there for me’ Mpiletše mošemane yola
  • 9

    (demonstrative pos. III, with cl. 3)
    wola
    ‘Remove that calabash from the table’ Tloša mokgopu wola kua tafoleng
  • 10

    (demonstrative pos. III, with cl. 5)
    lela
    ‘That guy is calling you’ Lesogana lela le a go bitša
  • 11

    (demonstrative pos. III, with cl. 7)
    sela
    ‘They were sitting under that tree when we arrived’ Ba be ba dutše ka tlase ga sehlare sela ge re fihla
  • 12

    (demonstrative pos. III, with cl. 9)
    yela
    ‘That donkey is the one that fell into the river’ Tonki yela ke yona ya go wela ka nokeng
  • 13

    (demonstrative pos. III, with cl. 14)
    bjola
    ‘That porridge is for visitors only’ Bogobe bjola ke bja baeng fela