Posts tagged ‘mother tongue’

July 6th, 2012

"If you say good morning to a man, he will respond “NBah” – “my mother.” He is more or less saying…"

“If you say good morning to a man, he will respond “NBah” – “my mother.” He is more or less saying thanks to my mother, I am here to receive your greeting. The female response is even better. Instead of NBah, females say “NSe” (like Nsay) – “my power.” Thanks to my power as a female I am here to receive your greeting.”

- 5 Reasons Why Bambara is one of the Coolest Languages on Earth. (via popmuslim)