A Language of Zimbabwe: Shona-English / English-Shona Dictionary and Phrasebook
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Shona, or ChiShona, a Bantu language spoken by eight million people in Zimbabwe and Mozambique, is the official and most widely-spoken language of Zimbabwe. Designed for the traveler, this compact guide provides the means for basic communication in Shona, featuring a two-way dictionary and phrasebook with practical and cultural information.
1,400 dictionary entries
A basic grammar
Ideal for the traveler and student
502477 ISBN-13: 9780781808132
| Categories: Dictionary, Phrase Books
| Supporting languages: English, Shona
Platforms/media types: Printed Matter
Paperback: 180 pages
(March 1, 2000)
Product Dimensions: 7.8 x 5.1 x 0.4 inches
Shipping Weight: 5.1 ounces
| Aquilina Mawadza is a lecturer in the Department of African languages and Literature at the University of Zimbabwe. She obtained a master's degree in linguistics form the University of Florida, Gainesville, where she taught Shona for two years.