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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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bly
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"happy"
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bly
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bly
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"happy"
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Ek is bly jy is nie meer siek nie.
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"I am happy that you are not sick anymore."
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Ek is bly jy is nie meer siek nie.
2.
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hartseer
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" sad"
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hartseer
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hartseer
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" sad"
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My boetie was hartseer want ons mag nie die hondjies hou nie.
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"My little brother was sad, because we weren't allowed to keep the puppies."
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My boetie was hartseer want ons mag nie die hondjies hou nie.
3.
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kwaad
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"angry"
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kwaad
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kwaad
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"angry"
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Ek is kwaad vir my broer.
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"I am angry at my brother."
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Ek is kwaad vir my broer.
4.
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klere
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" clothing"
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klere
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klere
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" clothing"
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Die manekyn se klere is klein.
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"The mannequin's clothes are tiny."
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Die manekyn se klere is klein.
5.
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skoene
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"shoe"
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skoene
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skoene
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"shoe"
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Daar is omtrent 6 plus skoene in die kas.
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"There are about 6 plus shoes in the closet."
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Daar is omtrent 6 plus skoene in die kas.
6.
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kous
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" sock"
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kous
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kous
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" sock"
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Die kouse is skoon.
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"The socks are clean."
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Die kouse is skoon.
7.
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onderklere
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"underwear"
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onderklere
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onderklere
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"underwear"
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My kouse en onderklere is in die boonste laai van my kas.
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"My socks and underwear are in the top drawer of my dresser."
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My kouse en onderklere is in die boonste laai van my kas.
8.
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praat
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" talk"
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praat
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praat
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" talk"
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Ek sal nog met jou hieroor praat.
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"I will still talk to you about this."
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Ek sal nog met jou hieroor praat.
9.
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gee
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" give"
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gee
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gee
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" give"
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Ek gee baie van my tyd aan my ouers.
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"I give a lot of my time to my parents."
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Ek gee baie van my tyd aan my ouers.
10.
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laag
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"low"
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laag
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laag
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"low"
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My suiker vlakke is laag!
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"My sugar levels are low!"
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My suiker vlakke is laag!
11.
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hoë
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"high"
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hoë
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hoë
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"high"
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Die area is bekend vir die hoë misdaad syfer.
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"This area is widely known for its high crime rate."
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Die area is bekend vir die hoë misdaad syfer.
12.
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vrug
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"fruit"
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vrug
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vrug
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"fruit"
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Vars vrugtesap is ‘n goeie manier om elke dag mee te begin.
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"Fresh fruit juice is a great way to start any day."
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Vars vrugtesap is ‘n goeie manier om elke dag mee te begin.
13.
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seekat
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"octopus"
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seekat
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seekat
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"octopus"
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Die seekat swem onder water.
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"The octopus is swimming underwater."
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Die seekat swem onder water.
14.
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haai
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"shark"
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haai
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haai
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"shark"
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Die haaie jag vir kos in die vlak water.
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"The sharks are hunting for food in the shallow water."
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Die haaie jag vir kos in die vlak water.
15.
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walvis
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"whale"
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walvis
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walvis
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"whale"
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Die walvisse kom op na bo vir lug.
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"The whales are coming up for air."
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Die walvisse kom op na bo vir lug.
16.
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bewolk
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"cloudy"
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bewolk
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bewolk
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"cloudy"
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Dit raak bewolk buite.
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"It's getting cloudy outside."
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Dit raak bewolk buite.
17.
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koel
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"cool"
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koel
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koel
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"cool"
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Dit was meestal koel gewees gister.
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"It was mostly cool yesterday."
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Dit was meestal koel gewees gister.
18.
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komkommer
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"cucumber"
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komkommer
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komkommer
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"cucumber"
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Die komkommer is lank en dun.
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"This cucumber is long and thin."
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Die komkommer is lank en dun.
19.
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soetrissie
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"bell pepper"
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soetrissie
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soetrissie
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"bell pepper"
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Die algemeenste soetrissies is groen, rooi, of geel.
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"The most common bell peppers are green, red or yellow. "
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Die algemeenste soetrissies is groen, rooi, of geel.
20.
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brokolie
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"broccoli"
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brokolie
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brokolie
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"broccoli"
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Jy moet 'n bietjie brokolie eet.
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"You should eat some broccoli."
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Jy moet 'n bietjie brokolie eet.
Well done! In this lesson, you expanded your vocabulary and learned 20 new useful words.
See you next time!
Totsiens.

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