Translation of point in isiZulu

point

isihloko

nounPlural points

  • 1

    isihloko
    ‘Be careful, that blade has a sharp point’ Uqaphele, leyo nkemba inesihloko esicijile
  • 2

    phoyinti
    ‘The decimal figure 2.5 is pronounced two point five’ Isibalo sedesimali esibhalwa kanje 2.5 sibizwa ngokuthi ngu-2 phoyinti 5
  • 3

    iphuzu
    umongo
    ‘When revising, it is important to memorize the important points of each topic’ Uma ubuyekeza kubalulekile ukuba wazi ngekhanda amaphuzu abalulekile esihloko ngasinye
  • 4

    (remote past tense)
    ‘She was on the point of leaving when the phone rang’ Wayesethi uyahamba ngesikhathi ucingo lukhala

verbpointing, points, pointed

  • 1

    -khomba
    ‘Everyone was looking up and pointing to the roof’ Wonke umuntu wabe ebheke phezulu futhi ekhomba ophahleni
  • 2

    -balula
    -phawula
    ‘The sales team pointed out that the magazine was selling too poorly to continue publishing it’ Iqembu labadayisi labalula ukuthi iphephabhuku labe lidayisa ngokucikizayo ukuthi lalingaqhubeka nokulishicilela