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 “sakyera”

sakyera verb

OTHER FORM: sakra; adwensakyera

to change behaviour/character/attitude

  • afotuo nsakyera nipa, agye nsɔhwɛ | advice doesn’t change a person, except trials
  • sakyera w’adwene na Awurade reba | change (your mind) for God is coming
  • masakyera | I have changed (my character)

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