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Ethiopian English: 19 = one nine, 90 = nine zero

A recent blogpost and podcast of “The world in words” is dedicated to Ethiopian house names. These are names different from a person’s first name used by family members (and friends) to address him/her. House names are also used by … Continue reading

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Numerals in Baskeet

This post is another post in the series “Useful words and phrases in Baskeet”; see earlier posts on thanking and greeting here and here. Today I’d like to introduce the cardinal numerals of Baskeet to you. The numbers from 1 … Continue reading

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