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Umubili wandi My body Umubili wandi

Written by Clare Verbeek, Thembani Dladla, Zanele Buthelezi

Illustrated by Mlungisi Dlamini, Ingrid Schechter

Translated by Sandra Mulesu

Language IciBemba

Level Level 1

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Kuti nabutuka nao

I can run with it.

Kuti nabutuka nao


Kuti natoloka nao

I can jump with it.

Kuti natoloka nao


Kuti nasha nao

I can dance with it.

Kuti nasha nao


Kuti na owa nao

I can swim with it.

Kuti na owa nao


Kuti naciluka nao

I can skip with it.

Kuti naciluka nao


Kuti napanta nao

I can kick with it.

Kuti napanta nao


Kuti naluba nao

I can escape with it.

Kuti naluba nao


Teti impupuke nao

But I can never fly with it.

Teti impupuke nao


Written by: Clare Verbeek, Thembani Dladla, Zanele Buthelezi
Illustrated by: Mlungisi Dlamini, Ingrid Schechter
Translated by: Sandra Mulesu
Language: IciBemba
Level: Level 1
Source: My body from African Storybook
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