Translation of less in isiZulu

less

-ncane

pronoun

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    -ncane
    ‘If you think you're getting overweight, you should eat less and exercise more’ Uma ucabanga ukuthi uyakhuluphala, kufanele udle kancane bese uzivocavoca kakhulu.

Usage

Don't confuse 'less' with 'few'.

adverb

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    -ncane
    ‘The less experienced staff often struggle with the demands of the job’ Izisebenzi ezinesipiliyoni esincane zivame ukuzabalaza ngezimfuno zomsebenzi.
    Comparative of little

Usage

Don't confuse 'less' with 'few'.

adverb

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    kancane kuna-
    ‘This bag isn't heavy; it weighs less than your bag’ Isikhwama asisindi; sisinda kancane kunesikhwama sakho.

Usage

Don't confuse 'less' with 'few'.

adjective

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    -ncane
    ‘We try to make less noise at night when people are sleeping’ Sizama ukubanga umsindo omncane ebusuku uma abantu sebelele.

Usage

Don't confuse 'less' with 'few'.