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'''Fine''' (Informal)
 
'''Fine''' (Informal)
''Eye''
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*''Eye''
OR "Bɔkɔɔ" (This is optional. Literal meaning is "soft". The "ɔ" is pronounced like "o" is ''rot'', but the "ɔɔ" means that the sound is extended.)
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*"Bɔkɔɔ" (This is optional. Literal meaning is "soft". The "ɔ" is pronounced like "o" is ''rot'', but the "ɔɔ" means that the sound is extended.)
  
 
'''I am fine''' (Formal)
 
'''I am fine''' (Formal)
''Me ho ye'' (Literal meaning is "My body is fine")
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*''Me ho ye'' (Literal meaning is "My body is fine")
To be more polite you could say;  
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[[To be more polite you could say;]]
'''I am fine, thank you'''
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[['''I am fine, thank you''']]
''Me ho ye, me da ase'' (mi-dah-si)
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*''Me ho ye, me da ase'' (mi-dah-si)

Revision as of 17:08, 30 August 2008

Twi Phrasebook

Grammatical points

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How are you?/ Wo ho te sen? (Formal) OR εte sen? (Informal) OR Mpɔ mu te sεn? (Optional meaning "How is the insides of your body")

Fine (Informal)

  • Eye
  • "Bɔkɔɔ" (This is optional. Literal meaning is "soft". The "ɔ" is pronounced like "o" is rot, but the "ɔɔ" means that the sound is extended.)

I am fine (Formal)

  • Me ho ye (Literal meaning is "My body is fine")

To be more polite you could say; '''I am fine, thank you'''

  • Me ho ye, me da ase (mi-dah-si)

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