Bɔ Mmɔden vs. Sɔ Hwɛ

“Bɔ mmɔden” and “sɔ hwɛ” are both phrasal verbs that mean “to try”, but they aren’t the same, and you cannot use them interchangeably. If

Twi Translation of “boa constrictor”

boa constrictor noun

nanka (plural: nnanka)

  • nanka no amene nkosua no nyinaa | the boa constrictor has swallowed all the eggs
  • nanka no amene apɔnkye a ɔnyem | the boa constrictor has swallowed a pregnant goat
  • mesoo daeɛ huu nanka wɔ wo dan no mu | I dreamt and saw a boa constrictor in your room
  • nanka bɛtumi amene nipa? | can a boa constrictor swallow a human being?
  • me papa kumm nanka kakraka bi me nkwadaaberɛm | my father killed a very big boa during my childhood

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