THE UNITED REPUBLIC OF TANZANIA

MAP OF AFRICA & TANZANIA

400 billion Per capita $1.GENERAL INFORMATION          Capital Dodoma. English and others 120 tribe languages Demonym: Tanzanian Independence from the United Kingdom .Zanzibar 10 December 1963 .2 Population .Total $57.416 Currency Tanzanian shilling (TZS . Water (%) 6.Merger 26 April 1964 Area .Total 945.Tanganyika 9 December 1961 .2009 estimate GDP (PPP) 2009 estimate .203 km2 . Largest city Dar es Salaam Official languages Swahili.

History of the United Republic of Tanzania .

Rwanda. The official capital is Dodoma. Malawi. and Mozambique to the south. The country's eastern borders lie on the Indian Ocean.Congo to the west. Zambia.Borderd by:Kenya and Uganda to the north. Burundi. The country's political capital Dar es Salaam . and the DR.e Tanganyika and Zanzibar in 1964 Located in East Africa .TANZANIA HISTORY          The United Republic of Tanzania Union of two countries i.

The nation has many natural resources including minerals.ECONOMY  The economy is mostly based on agriculture. . which generate tourism income that plays a vital part in the economy. and tourism attractions Tanzania is the home of the world-famous Kilimanjaro the highest mountain in Africa. She has dozens of beautiful beaches such as those found in Zanzibar and     Breathtaking national parks like the world-famous Serengeti and the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. natural gas.

TOURISM ATTRACTIONS Tanzania is the home of the world-famous Kilimanjaro the highest mountain in Africa. which generate tourism income that plays a vital part in the economy.  She has dozens of beautiful beaches such as those found in Zanzibar  and breathtaking national parks like the world-famous Serengeti and the Ngorongoro Conservation Area.  .

6 °F).8 °F The coldest period occurs between May and August (15–20 °C / 59–68 °F). temperatures range between (10 and 20 °C (50 and 68 °F)) during cold and hot seasons respectively.     . The climate is cool in high mountainous regions. The rest of the country has temperatures rarely falling lower than 20 °C (68 °F). Annual temperature is 32 °C (89. The hottest period extends between November and February (25–31 °C / 77–87.  In the highlands.CLIMATE  Tanzania has a tropical climate.

it comes first before doing anything  White people or Asian origin are called “mzungu” in Tanzania  Normally younger people greet elders first  People tend to join together in social events such as wedding or death ceremony.  .CULTURE Greeting is very important .

response they will give is Marahaba Jina langu ni…. Saidia mimi = help me Ni nataka = I want Tuende = we go (let’s go) Haraka = fast Pole pole = slow . = my name is….BASIC SWAHILI                Jambo = Hello Habari yako = how are you (singular) Habari yenu = how are you (plural) Mambo = Things (slang how’s things) Vipi = how is it (slang) Fiti = fit (fine) or Freshi = fresh (slang fine) Salaam Aleukum = peace be with you Aleukum Salaam = and also with you Shikamo = respectful greeting to elder (put your hand on your heart).

MORE SWAHILI TERMS…                      Wapi = where (where is it) Hapa = here Huko = there Shika = take Mpe = give Sema = say Choka = tired Chakula = food Dawa = medicine Chooni = toilet Duka or Dukani = shop or store Tafadhali = please Asante = thank you Mingi = many Sana = much as in asante sana = thank you very much Lala = sleep Kuoga = to bathe or to wash or to swim Magi = water Nyumbani = home Mwanafunzi = student Mwalimu = teacher .

See You in Tanzania THANK YOU .

KISWAHILI SWAHILI LANGUAGE .

INTRODUCTION TO KISWAHILI LANGUAGE In this part we will learn about Kiswahili :Alphabet and Pronunciation  Some Greetings  Times and Dates  Directions  Numbers & Counting  Colors  Some Vocabularies  .

SWAHILI VOWELS ( VOKALI) Made of 5 vowels  A Pronounced as in Ansan “City”  E Pronounced as in Egg  I Pronounced as in India. Ink  O Pronounced as in Orange  U Pronounced as in Zulu. U .

SWAHILI CONSONANTS BA  DA  FA  GA  HA  JA  KA  LA  MA  BE DE FE GE HE JE KE LE ME BI DI FI GI HI JI KI LI MI BO DO FO GO HO JO KO LO MO BU DU FU GU HU JU KU LU MU .

SWAHILI CONSONANTS NA  PA  RA  SA  TA  WA  VA  YA  ZA  NE NI PE PI RE RI SE SI TE TI WE WI VE VI YE YI ZE ZI NO NU PO PU RO RU SO SU TO TU WO WU VO VU YO YU ZO ZU .

shave Th as in thirty Ng' as in Ny as in NEWYORK Mw as in Twa as in twiter Mba as in . It has an H after it pronounced as in CHURCH. Moreover.As you may have noted there is no Q & X in Kiswahili.. C does not stand alone. Additionally there are also:           Dh as in they Gh as in ghost Sh as in she. Cha as in chest .

READING PRACTICE Tanzania Cities. Morogoro  Arusha  Musoma  Mbeya  Manyara  Kigoma  Mtwara  .

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