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In this video, you'll learn 20 of the most common words and phrases in Afrikaans.
Hi everybody, my name is Ingrid.
Welcome to The 800 Core Afrikaans Words and Phrases video series!
This series will teach you the eight hundred most common words and phrases in Afrikaans.
Ok! Let's get started! First is…
1.
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nagklere
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"pajamas"
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nagklere
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nagklere
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"pajamas"
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Ek het my nagklere aangetrek en gaan slaap.
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"I put on my pajamas, and went to sleep."
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Ek het my nagklere aangetrek en gaan slaap.
2.
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bra
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"brassiere"
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bra
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bra
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"brassiere"
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wit bra
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"white brassiere"
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wit bra
3.
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word wakker
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"wake up"
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word wakker
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word wakker
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"wake up"
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Die seun word wakker en klim uit sy bed.
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"The boy wakes up and leaves his bed."
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Die seun word wakker en klim uit sy bed.
4.
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kommute
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"commute"
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kommute
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kommute
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"commute"
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Die geld is nie te sleg nie, maar jy moet ontrent twee ure kommute elke dag.
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"The pay is not bad, but you have to commute to work for at least two hours."
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Die geld is nie te sleg nie, maar jy moet ontrent twee ure kommute elke dag.
5.
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eet
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"eat"
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eet
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eet
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"eat"
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As jy nagereg eet elke dag gaan jy vet word.
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"If you eat dessert every day, you are going to get fat!"
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As jy nagereg eet elke dag gaan jy vet word.
6.
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kuns
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"art"
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kuns
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kuns
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"art"
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Baie skole bied nie meer kuns klasse aan nie.
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"Many schools don't offer art classes anymore."
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Baie skole bied nie meer kuns klasse aan nie.
7.
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literatuur
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"literature"
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literatuur
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literatuur
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"literature"
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Ek het nie geweet hierdie land het soveel goeie literatuur nie!
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"I didn't know this country has so much great literature!"
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Ek het nie geweet hierdie land het soveel goeie literatuur nie!
8.
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film
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"movie"
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film
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film
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"movie"
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Ek hou regtig van hierdie film!
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"I really like this movie!"
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Ek hou regtig van hierdie film!
9.
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musiek
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"music"
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musiek
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musiek
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"music"
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Ek geniet dit om na musiek te luister.
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"I enjoy listening to music."
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Ek geniet dit om na musiek te luister.
10.
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antwoord
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"answer"
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antwoord
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antwoord
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"answer"
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Moenie te veel oor die antwoord dink nie.
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"Don't think about the answer too much."
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Moenie te veel oor die antwoord dink nie.
11.
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oplei
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"teach"
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oplei
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oplei
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"teach"
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Sy moet hulle oplei.
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"She needs to teach them."
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Sy moet hulle oplei.
12.
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vra
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"ask"
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vra
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vra
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"ask"
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Ek sal hom vra wat sy naam en adres is.
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"I'll ask him his name and address."
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Ek sal hom vra wat sy naam en adres is.
13.
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toemaak
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"close"
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toemaak
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toemaak
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"close"
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Kan jy die deur toemaak?
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"Could you close the door? "
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Kan jy die deur toemaak?
14.
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geboorte
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"birth"
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geboorte
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geboorte
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"birth"
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Ons vier ons beboorte elke jaar.
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"We celebrate our birth every year."
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Ons vier ons beboorte elke jaar.
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werk
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"work"
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werk
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werk
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"work"
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Hoekom wil jy hier werk?
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"Why do you want to work here?"
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Hoekom wil jy hier werk?
16.
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aanskakel
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"turn on"
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aanskakel
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aanskakel
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"turn on"
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Die man het die lig afgeskakel.
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"The man turned on the light."
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Die man het die lig afgeskakel.
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afskakel
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"turn off"
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afskakel
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afskakel
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"turn off"
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Kan jy die ligte afskakel?
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"Can you turn off the lights?"
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Kan jy die ligte afskakel?
18.
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uit eet
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"eat out"
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uit eet
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uit eet
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"eat out"
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Mense hou daarvan om uit te een oor naweke.
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"People like to eat out on the weekends."
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Mense hou daarvan om uit te een oor naweke.
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woon by
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"attend"
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woon by
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woon by
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"attend"
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Almal by die departement woon die vergadering by.
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"Everyone in the department is attending a meeting."
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Almal by die departement woon die vergadering by.
20.
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Wes
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"West"
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Wes
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Wes
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"West"
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Die son sak in die Weste.
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"The sun sets in the West."
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Die son sak in die Weste.
Well done! In this lesson, you expanded your vocabulary and learned 20 new useful words.
See you next time!
Totsiens.

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