Learn how to master and understand the complexities of the “Xhosa” language by taking this comprehensive course on IsiXhosa: Simplified Grammar. This Bantu patois remains a significant form of communication in South Africa, Zimbabwe, and surrounding countries and is justifiably a critical element of the global community,
By taking this professional IsiXhosa tutorial, you will quickly learn the nuances and interrelationships that words have in this language. You will be given a master class on essential grammatical rules, such as the isiXhosa noun and its functions, using pronouns, incorporating adjectives, applying verbs and adverbs, and even using onomatopoeic descriptions.
This is a unique chance to gather expert knowledge and real-world uses for this colourful and vibrant language, presented in the simplest way possible. By enrolling now, you will quickly gain a second language and appreciate the opportunities that it will afford you on worldwide business and social levels.
The course is delivered through our online learning platform, accessible through any internet-connected device. There are no formal deadlines or teaching schedules, meaning you are free to study the course at your own pace.
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|Section 01: Introduction|
|IsiXhosa Personal Pronouns||00:04:00|
|Section 02: The isiXhosa Noun and Its Functions|
|The Noun as subject of the sentence -1||00:08:00|
|The Noun as subject of the sentence -2||00:11:00|
|The Noun as object of the sentence||00:12:00|
|The Personal pronoun as object of the sentence||00:03:00|
|The Locative – stating place where||00:08:00|
|Stating exact whereabouts||00:04:00|
|Stating presence or absence||00:07:00|
|Identifying people and objects||00:09:00|
|Section 03: The isiXhosa Pronouns|
|The Absolute Pronoun expressing “it”||00:07:00|
|The Emphatic Pronoun expressing superlatives||00:10:00|
|The Demonstrative Pronoun expressing “this, that,” etc||00:09:00|
|The Locative Demonstrative pronoun expressing position||00:05:00|
|The Quantitative Pronoun expressing “all” every”, etc||00:04:00|
|The Quantitative Pronoun, (contd)||00:11:00|
|The Possessive Pronoun||00:09:00|
|Section 04: isiXhosa Adjectives|
|Introduction to isiXhosa adjectives – The small group of adj stems||00:07:00|
|The negative of the small group of adjective stems||00:07:00|
|Intro to the large group of adjective stems||00:07:00|
|The large group (contd) positive and negative forms||00:08:00|
|Section 05: The Verb in isiXhosa|
|The Command form of the verb||00:05:00|
|Including the Object Link in the command||00:04:00|
|The Present Tense positive||00:04:00|
|The Present Tense negative||00:05:00|
|The Future Tense Positive||00:03:00|
|The Future Tense Negative||00:04:00|
|The Past Tenses: The Recent Past Positive||00:07:00|
|The Past Tenses: The Recent Past Negative||00:05:00|
|The Past Tenses: The Remote Past Positive||00:05:00|
|The Remote Past Negative||00:04:00|
|Extending the verb with suffixes||00:06:00|
|Extending the verb with suffixes (contd)||00:06:00|
|The Passive Verb Extension||00:10:00|
|Extending the verb with infixes||00:03:00|
|The Past Continuous Tenses||00:04:00|
|Updating the links and further uses of the Past Continuous||00:05:00|
|The Subjunctive – Verb ending on -e||00:09:00|
|The Subjunctive, summarised||00:05:00|
|The Verbal Relative – Describing the action||00:06:00|
|The indirect Relative – The object and the verb||00:07:00|
|The Potential – Events that could take place||00:03:00|
|Section 06: The Adverb|
|The Adverb in isiXhosa||00:04:00|
|Section 07: The Ideophone in isiXhosa|
|The Ideophone in isiXhosa||00:04:00|
|Assignment – IsiXhosa: Simplified Grammar||2 weeks, 1 day|
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|Order Your Certificate QLS||00:00:00|