Dialoog/ Dialogue

A dialogue is a conversation that you write down. The way you write a dialogue in Afrikaans is exactly the same as you write it in English. You have a narrator (verteller) and characters. Below is an example of a dialogue. The knowledge of writing a dialogue is highly recommended for the Annual National Assessment. Breaktime … Continue reading Dialoog/ Dialogue

Jan en die boontjierank Taal en Begripstoets

Hallo, Here is a Language and comprehension test for Jack and the Beanstalk 🙂 Afrikaans Taal en Begripstoets Punt Totaal 50                       1uur 30min Jan en die boontjierank Lank, lank gelede het ‘n seun en sy ma in ‘n klein huisie in ‘n klein dorpie gewoon. Die seun het elke dag skooltoe gegaan en sy ma … Continue reading Jan en die boontjierank Taal en Begripstoets

Kort Lente storie antwoorde

Please find the questions of this comprehension test here. Vertaal in Engels: komkommer-cucumber groente-vegetables spitvurk-fork grafie-spade spinasie-spinach Begripstoets 1. Wat is die hoofkarakter in die storie se naam? Susan 2. Hoe oud is Susan? 11 jaar 3. In watter graad is Susan? Graad 6 4. Wat wou sy in die tuin gaan doen het? Sy … Continue reading Kort Lente storie antwoorde

Afrikaans grade 6 Test FAL Memo

Please find below the memo for the test published here. Memo Skryf die volgende as bevelsinne: Eet jou kos! Skryf in jou boek! Skryf die regte voornaamwoorde: Sarie maak vir haar. Gert maak vir hom kos. Die onderwyser skryf in  sy boek. Skryf die regte byword(opposite) Hy hardloop nie vinnig nie hy hardloop  stadig Meervoude Enkelvoud … Continue reading Afrikaans grade 6 Test FAL Memo

Jack and the Beanstalk

As mentioned in my previous blog here is Jack and the Beanstalk in English. Find the Afrikaans version here. It might help if you read this with my blog: Tips for reading Afrikaans.  This is part of a theme to encourage comprehension of Afrikaans.   Jack and the Beanstalk Long, long ago a boy and his … Continue reading Jack and the Beanstalk

Jan en die boontjierank/ Jack and the beanstalk

Our next short theme will be Jack and the beanstalk. Most of us know this classic story so it might be easier to relate to the vocabulary. Please also read my post: Ideas for reading in Afrikaans. Like my Facebook page. Follow me on Twitter @AmandaCalitz Most of us know this classic story so it might … Continue reading Jan en die boontjierank/ Jack and the beanstalk

Afrikaans grade 6 Test FAL

Skryf die volgende as bevelsinne: Eet jou kos. _____________________________ Skryf in jou boek. ____________________________ Skryf die regte voornaamwoorde: Sarie maak vir Sarie tee. _________________________- Gert maak vir Gert kos. _________________________ Die onderwyser skryf in die onderwyser se boek. _________________________ Skryf die regte byword(opposite) Hy hardloop nie vinnig nie hy hardloop __________ Meervoude Enkelvoud Meervoud Het … Continue reading Afrikaans grade 6 Test FAL

Past tense in Afrikaans

I’ve made a “Past tense recipe” to go with our theme of food and cooking. Past tense is verlede tyd in Afrikaans. Recipe for Past tense: Ingredients Het Ge+ verb (some verbs need glue –the ge- goes inside the verb)   Method Step 1: Look at the sentence and identify the verb. Step 2: Verb … Continue reading Past tense in Afrikaans

Descriptive paragraph

Hallo!   Keeping with our theme I will discuss methods to write a descriptive paragraph. When you write a descriptive paragraph you can think of it as if you are making a sandwich. For your “descriptive paragraph sandwich” you need two slices of “bread” and two toppings (I chose cheese and polony)   Step 1: … Continue reading Descriptive paragraph