Translation of question mark in isiZulu

question mark

unobuza

nounPlural question marks

Linguistics

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    unobuza
    uphawu lombuzo
    ‘Don't put a question mark at the end of an indirect question, for example "I asked my mother whether I could do this"’ Musa ukubeka unobuza ekugcineni kombuzo ongaqondile, isibonelo: "Ngibuze umama ukuthi ngingenza lokhu".
    • the punctuation mark "?" placed after a question
    • uphawu lokubhala "?" olubekwa emva kombuzo

Usage

Questions in isiZulu can also be indicated with the word "na" instead of using the question mark "?".