1e-/o-...-inie-/o-‘Put it down on the floor’ — Ibeke phansi emhlabathini‘I stored the files on my computer’ — Ngigcine amafayela ekhompyutheni yami
2ku-kwi-‘Aids patients need to be on ARVs to control the disease’ — Iziguli zengculaza kufanele zibe kumshanguzo ukulawula isifo
3nga-‘Our year-end function is on Friday evening’ — Umcimbi wethu wokuphetha unyaka ungoLwesihlanu ntambama
1phezu kwa-phezulu‘Make sure the lid is on to make the water boil more quickly’ — Qiniseka ukuthi isidikiselo siphezu kwebhodwe ukuze amanzi asheshe abile
2-zoba khona‘There was some rain but the match is still on’ — Bekunemvula kodwa umdlalo usazoba khona
3-vulekile‘Leave your computer on when you go home so that updates can be installed’ — Shiya ikhompyutha yakho ivulekile uma usuya ekhaya ukuze kufakwa izinhlelo ezintsha
In isiZulu, the concept on often forms part of the meaning of the verb.