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Cuisiner Cooking Ukwipika

Written by Clare Verbeek, Thembani Dladla, Zanele Buthelezi

Illustrated by Kathy Arbuckle, Ingrid Schechter

Translated by Alexandra Danahy

Read by Monique Bournot-Trites

Language French

Level Level 1

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Je pèle les pommes de terre.

I peel the potatoes.

Mpala imfyumbu.


J’émince un chou.

I chop a cabbage.

Mputaula kabeci.


Je râpe les carottes.

I grate the carrots.

Nsesa kalota.


Je lave les fèves.

I wash the beans.

Nsamba cilemba.


Je coupe la courge musquée.

I cut the butternut.

Mputula utupushi.


Je hache les épinards.

I chop the spinach.

Mputula bashipinaci.


Ma mère hache les oignons.

My mom chops the onions.

Bamaayo baputula onyoni.


Les oignons me font pleurer quand ils sont hachés.

Onions make me cry when they are chopped.

Onyono ilenga ukuti nalila nga ileeputulwa.


Written by: Clare Verbeek, Thembani Dladla, Zanele Buthelezi
Illustrated by: Kathy Arbuckle, Ingrid Schechter
Translated by: Alexandra Danahy
Read by: Monique Bournot-Trites
Language: French
Level: Level 1
Source: Cooking from African Storybook
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