How to say can I see…? in Swahili: naweza ona

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How to say can I see…? in Swahili: naweza ona

Learning Swahili for travel or study? Let’s try this term:

To say can I see…? in Swahili: naweza ona
Say it out loud: “nah weh zah o’nah

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Some more helpful words in our Swahili More Dining Basics category:

...some (of) – baadhi ya  (baa dhi yah)
...this/that – hii/ile  (hee/eelé)
all done – tumemaliza  (too may mah lee zuh)
another – ingine  (eeng’ ee neh)
Bon appétit! – Bon appétit!  (Bon appétit!)
can I have…? – naweza pata  (nah weh zah pah tah)
can I see…? – naweza ona  (nah weh zah o’nah)
can we have...? – twaweza pata  (twah weh zah pah tah)
can we see ...? – twaweza ona  (twah weh zah o’ nah)
Cheers! – sawa!  (sah wah!)
Eat! Eat! – kula! kula!  (koo lah! koo lah!)
I am hungry – nahisi njaa  (nah hee see n’jah)
I am thirsty – nahisi kiu  (nah hee see kee uh)
I ate – nisha kula  (nee shah kuh lah)
I would like… – ningependa  (nee n’geh pen dah)
we ate – tusha kula  (too shah kuh lah)
we ate well! – tulikula vizuri  (too lee kuh lah vee zuh ree)
we would like… – tungependa  (too n’geh pen dah)

And here’s how to say can I see…? in other languages!

Arabic–Hal yomkenoni Moshahadat…?  (hal yom ke no ni mo sha ha dat)
Chinese–Gěi Wǒ Kàn…  (Gay Wo Kan…)
Croatian–mogu li vidjeti…?  (moe goo lee vid yeh tee…?)
Czech–mohu se podívat na ...?  (moe hoo say poe DEE vaht na…?)
Finnish–saisinko katsoa…?  (sai sin koh cut soh ah…?)
French–puis-je voir…?  (peej vwah…?)
German–kann ich ein sehn?  (kahn iHk iyn zayn?)
Italian–posso ...vedere  (...veh dehr eh)
Japanese–… Wo Misete Kudasai.  (…Woh Mee Seh Teh Koo Dah Sai.)
Korean–…Reul Bol Su Isseulkkayo?  (…Reul Bol Soo Ee Ssul Ka Yo?)
Polish–czy mogę zobaczyć?  (tchy mo' ge zo ba' cheech?)
Portuguese–Poderia Olhar...?  (poh dehr ee-aa ol yaahr…?)
Russian–mogy li ia posmotret?  (mogy li iah pas ma tret?)
Spanish–puedo ver…?  (pway doe vair…?)
Swahili–naweza ona  (nah weh zah o’nah)
Thai–Du … Dai Mai?  (doo … dai mai?)
Turkish–ben … görebilirim?  (ben gore uh bill yuh rim)
Vietnamese–Tôi Có Thể Xem?  (Toy Caw Te Sem?)

The phrase ""can I see…?" (naweza ona)" is a polite asking phrase that can be used at any instance to politely ask to see something. Courtesy is key when on travel and this phrase will come in handy. You may ask ""can I see…?" (naweza ona) my credit card balance?" Get instant access to the Swahili Language Set.

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