1.E. Exercises

Your are advised to print the tables with exercises and to fill in. The exercises form a separate page, therefore only the exercises will be printed.
You can check your answers using the Answer book.

Exercise 1 Translate to English
Zarma English
Farkay fo zuru.  


Wayboro fo kaŋ.  


Haw fo kani?  


Hansi fo koy.  


Yo fo kaŋ.  


Bariyo kani.  


Zanka koy.  


Fuwo kaŋ.  


Waybora kaŋ.  


Hanso koy.  


Araŋ koy, wala?  


Zankey koy?  


Musey zuru.  


Wande zuru, wala?  


Araŋ kani, wala?  



Exercise 2 Conjugate each verb

It is suggested that you take each verb and conjugate it with all the personal pronouns. Also that you take each noun and combine it with each verb in singular indefinite, particular, definite, and plural definite. Concentrate on learning all the personal pronouns thoroughly.


Exercise 3 Greetings

Practice the greeting until they become automatic.

Fofo Monsieur. / Ngoyya. Fofo. / Ngoyya. Ni kani baani? / Baani samay. Ni kani ka baan, dey? / Baani samay.

Fofo waybora. / Ngoyya. Fofo. / Ngoyya. Ni foy baani? / Baani samay. Ni foy ka baan dey? /
Baani samay.



Last updated: 10 februari 2012