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 “pɛtɛ”

pɛtɛ noun

OTHER: kɔkɔsakyi

a vulture

  • pɛtɛ didi sumina so | a vulture eats on dump
  • mehuu pɛtɛ wɔ me daeɛ mu | I saw a vulture in my dream
  • pɛtɛ no retwɛn sɛ apɔnkye no bɛwu | the vulture is waiting for the goat to die

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