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 “mmoa”

mmoa noun


  1. animals
    • mewɔ mmoa pii | I have many animals
    • mmoa no retwa kwan no mu I the animals are crossing the road
    • mmoa bɛn ni? I which animals are these?

mmoa noun

  1. help
    • mehia wo mmoa | I need your help
    • mmoa bɛba I help will come
    • m’ani sɔ wo mmoa no I I appreciate your help

mmoa verb


  1. to not help
    • memmoa no | I won’t help him/her
    • ɛberɛ a na mehia wo no, woammoa me I the time that I needed you, you did not help me
    • Kofi mmoa yɛn I Kofi does not help us

mmoa verb


  1. to not mangle
  2. to not crumple
  3. to not rumple

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