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

English Translation of “hwene”

hwene noun

FULL FORM: ɛhwene


  • wo hwene teaa sɛ dorobɛn | your nose is as lean/slim as a pipe
  • wo hwene yɛ me fɛ | I find your nose beautiful; your nose looks beautiful (to me)
  • mewɔ hwene, nanso mente hwa | I have a nose, but I can’t smell

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