Translation of tell in isiZulu

tell

-tshela

verbtelling, told, tells

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    -tshela
    ‘Grandpa is telling one of his stories’ Umkhulu ungitshela enye yezindaba zakhe
    ‘Tell him to bring a cake’ Mtshele ukuthi akalethe ikhekhe
    ‘I told you it was going to rain and still you didn't take a raincoat’ Ngikutshelile ukuthi lizona kodwa awulithathanga ijazi lemvula
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    -sho
    ‘You can tell what the weather is going to do from the direction and strength of the wind’ Ungasho ukuthi izulu lizokwenzani ngokuthi umoya uya ngakuphi nangamandla awo