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Compter les animaux Counting animals Ukupenda inama

Written by Zanele Buthelezi, Thembani Dladla, Clare Verbeek

Illustrated by Rob Owen

Translated by Alexandra Danahy

Read by Monique Bournot-Trites

Language French

Level Level 1

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Un éléphant va boire de l’eau.

One elephant is going to drink water.

Insofu imo ileya mu kunwa amenshi.


Deux girafes vont boire de l’eau.

Two giraffes are going to drink water.

Indyabuluba shibili shileya mu kunwa amenshi.


Trois bœufs et quatre oiseaux vont boire de l’eau.

Three buffaloes and four birds are also going to drink water.

Imboo shitatu na ifyuni fine nafyo fileya mu kunwa amenshi.


Cinq impalas et six phacochères vont boire de l’eau.

Five impalas and six warthogs are walking to the water.

Ba Cisongo basano na injili mutanda baleya ku menshi.


Sept zèbres courent vers l’eau.

Seven zebras are running to the water.

Ba Colwa cinelubali balebutukila ku menshi.


Huit grenouilles et neuf poissons nagent dans l’eau.

Eight frogs and nine fish are swimming in the water.

Ba cula cinekonsekonse na isabi pabula balesamba mu menshi.


Un lion rugit. Il veut boire aussi. Qui a peur du lion ?

One lion roars. He also wants to drink. Who is afraid of the lion?

Inkalamo imo yabuluma. Nayo ilefwaya ukunwa. Nani aletina inkalamo?


Un éléphant boit de l’eau avec le lion.

One elephant is drinking water with the lion.

Insofu imo ilenwa amenshi na inkalamo.


Written by: Zanele Buthelezi, Thembani Dladla, Clare Verbeek
Illustrated by: Rob Owen
Translated by: Alexandra Danahy
Read by: Monique Bournot-Trites
Language: French
Level: Level 1
Source: Counting animals from African Storybook
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