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 “what is your name?”

what is your name? question

  1. wo din de sɛn? (what is your name?)
  2. yɛfrɛ wo sɛn? (literally: we call you what?)
  3. wɔfrɛ wo sɛn? (literally: they call you what?)
  4. wo de sɛn? (literally: you’re named what?)

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