Each book in the Languages of the World series presents a major world language. This book looks at Swahili and examines:
- where Swahili is spoken in the world
- who speaks Swahili
- how many people speak Swahili
- the Swahili alphabet
- other interesting facts about the Swahili language
The book also includes introductions on how to say key phrases in Swahili such as how to say hello and goodbye, or talk about your home, school and family. There are also some facts about typical Swahili culture and way of life in East Africa.
Topic areas include:
- Talking about yourself
- At home & family life
- At school
- Food & drink
- Clothes & shopping
A pronunciation guide at the back of the book explains how to pronounce the Swahili words used throughout the book.
Guidance for Use
Languages of the World - Swahili will help young children to learn more about the Swahili language and culture. Children will also learn some important key words and phrases in Swahili.
Aimed at ages 3 - 7 (Early years & KS1)
Hardcover, 32pp, 100 x 225mm