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<big>'''Bua Setswana !'''</big>
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This is a WikiPedia for people learning Setswana (primarily aimed at Botswana). It is hoped in the long term that as the WikiPedia grows it will also become a useful resource for Setswana speakers. Please fell free to register and add information, provided you are sure that it is correct.
  
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The site was getting so much spam (despite RECAPCHA and other anti-spam tools) I've had to lock it down. Please contact me at: mail(AT)setswana(DOT)info if you want to become an editor or contribute !
  
== Getting started ==
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==Basic Setswana==
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* [[Pronunciation]]
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* [[Greetings]]
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* [[Simple phrases]]
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==Learn Setswana==
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* [[Course]] of 10 sequential lessons for beginners which covers the following
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* [[Verbs]]
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* [[Noun classes]]
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* [[Adjectives]]
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* [[Possessives]] and other grammatical bits and pieces
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* [[Vocabulary]]
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==Intermediate Setswana==
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* [[tbc]]
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==External Videos==
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See the excellent videos prepared by Peace Corps
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* [https://learningsetswana.wordpress.com https://learningsetswana.wordpress.com]
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==Setswana Tutors==
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In Gaborone Botswana
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* Nthati Phetlhu
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* Goitsemodimo Mafasola +267 7401 5691 email: mafasola<AT>gmail<DOT>com
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==External Links==
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* [http://multimedia.peacecorps.gov/multimedia/audio/languagelessons/botswana/Bw_Setswana_Language_Lessons.pdf Peace Corp Setswana Lessons]
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* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Setswana WikiPedia page on Setswana]
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* [http://tn.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page WikiPedia in Tswana]
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===Software===
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* [http://translate.org.za/content/view/1610/54/ Spell checker for OpenOffice.org and Mozilla], [http://translate.org.za/content/view/17/32/ OpenOffice.org], [http://translate.org.za/content/view/1611/54/ Mozilla Firefox web-browser], and [http://translate.org.za/content/view/1612/54/ Mozilla Thunderbird email program] in Tswana
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* [http://translate.org.za/ Translate.org.za] Project to translate Free and Open Source Software into all the official languages of South Africa including Tswana
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* [http://translate.org.za/content/view/24/41/ Keyboard with extra Tswana characters]
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===WikiPedia Links===
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[[User:Jacob|Jacob]]

Latest revision as of 14:15, 12 February 2016

Bua Setswana ! This is a WikiPedia for people learning Setswana (primarily aimed at Botswana). It is hoped in the long term that as the WikiPedia grows it will also become a useful resource for Setswana speakers. Please fell free to register and add information, provided you are sure that it is correct.

The site was getting so much spam (despite RECAPCHA and other anti-spam tools) I've had to lock it down. Please contact me at: mail(AT)setswana(DOT)info if you want to become an editor or contribute !

Basic Setswana

Learn Setswana

Intermediate Setswana

External Videos

See the excellent videos prepared by Peace Corps

Setswana Tutors

In Gaborone Botswana

  • Nthati Phetlhu
  • Goitsemodimo Mafasola +267 7401 5691 email: mafasola<AT>gmail<DOT>com

External Links

Software

WikiPedia Links

Consult the User's Guide for information on using the wiki software.

Consult the User's Guide for information on using the wiki software.

Jacob