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Getting Started with SwahiliPod101.com
Don't know where to start? Try out this pathway for a grab bag of valuable Swahili topics.
10 Lessons Absolute Beginner
Don't know where to start? Try out this pathway for a grab bag of valuable Swahili topics.
10 Lessons Absolute Beginner
1
Lessons for Your Flight To Kenya
How much Swahili can you learn in 53 minutes? A whole lot, actually.
10 Lessons Absolute Beginner
How much Swahili can you learn in 53 minutes? A whole lot, actually.
10 Lessons Absolute Beginner
1
Essential Swahili for Emergencies
Don't get caught in an emergency without these language skills!
8 Lessons Absolute Beginner
Don't get caught in an emergency without these language skills!
8 Lessons Absolute Beginner
2
Using Correct Swahili at the Bank
If you're living in Kenya you'll want a bank account. It's not hard to get started!
10 Lessons Beginner
If you're living in Kenya you'll want a bank account. It's not hard to get started!
10 Lessons Beginner
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Swahili by Ear
Understand more! Improve your listening comprehension by practicing with these videos!
15 Lessons Intermediate
Understand more! Improve your listening comprehension by practicing with these videos!
15 Lessons Intermediate
4
Flexing your Fluency
Now's the fun part! These lessons present native-speed Swahili in a safe environment.
79 Lessons Advanced
Now's the fun part! These lessons present native-speed Swahili in a safe environment.
79 Lessons Advanced
2
Asking for Directions in Kenya
Worried about getting lost in Kenya? These lessons will help you ask for directions.
8 Lessons Beginner
Worried about getting lost in Kenya? These lessons will help you ask for directions.
8 Lessons Beginner
1
All About Kenyan Culture and Society
Learn all about the society and culture of Kenya.
15 Lessons Absolute Beginner
Learn all about the society and culture of Kenya.
15 Lessons Absolute Beginner
1
Starting to Learn Swahili: Basic Bootcamp
The very basics of grammar and vocabulary, all in 5 compact lessons.
5 Lessons Absolute Beginner
The very basics of grammar and vocabulary, all in 5 compact lessons.
5 Lessons Absolute Beginner
1
Sound Like a Native: Swahili Pronunciation
We make it easy for you to sound like a native!
5 Lessons Absolute Beginner
We make it easy for you to sound like a native!
5 Lessons Absolute Beginner
1
Culture Class: Holidays in Kenya
Learn all about the top Kenyan holidays and the traditions and history behind them.
25 Lessons Absolute Beginner
Learn all about the top Kenyan holidays and the traditions and history behind them.
25 Lessons Absolute Beginner
1
Culture Class: Essential Swahili Vocabulary
Let Kenyan culture be your guide as you build up essential vocabulary and phrases.
25 Lessons Absolute Beginner
Let Kenyan culture be your guide as you build up essential vocabulary and phrases.
25 Lessons Absolute Beginner
2
Daily Conversations in Swahili: Beginner
Learn beginner Swahili through native dialogues.
25 Lessons Beginner
Learn beginner Swahili through native dialogues.
25 Lessons Beginner
2
Top 400 Activities: Daily Routines in Swahili
They're not flashy, but they're the nouns and verbs you'll use every day. Learn them now!
10 Lessons Beginner
They're not flashy, but they're the nouns and verbs you'll use every day. Learn them now!
10 Lessons Beginner
5
New
Inner Circle
New lesson series, crucial site updates, hot new features, site promotions, and more.
54 Lessons Bonus
New lesson series, crucial site updates, hot new features, site promotions, and more.
54 Lessons Bonus
5
New
Swahili Vocab Builder
Quickly and efficiently build your Swahili vocabulary with these themed lessons.
142 Lessons Bonus
Quickly and efficiently build your Swahili vocabulary with these themed lessons.
142 Lessons Bonus
1
Before You Travel: Survival Swahili Phrases
Don't waste your time! Get the most language in the shortest time with these survival phrases.
50 Lessons Absolute Beginner
Don't waste your time! Get the most language in the shortest time with these survival phrases.
50 Lessons Absolute Beginner
1
Conversational Swahili for Absolute Beginners
This pathway is perfect for learning the Swahili basics.
25 Lessons Absolute Beginner
This pathway is perfect for learning the Swahili basics.
25 Lessons Absolute Beginner
1
Top 25 Swahili Questions You Need to Know
What's your name? Where are you from? Learn how to answer these common questions.
25 Lessons Absolute Beginner
What's your name? Where are you from? Learn how to answer these common questions.
25 Lessons Absolute Beginner
5
New
News
New lesson series, crucial site updates, hot new features, site promotions, and more.
135 Lessons Bonus
New lesson series, crucial site updates, hot new features, site promotions, and more.
135 Lessons Bonus
1
Master Swahili with 3-Minute Video Lessons
Medina will teach you must-know Swahili phrases, step-by-step.
25 Lessons Absolute Beginner
Medina will teach you must-know Swahili phrases, step-by-step.
25 Lessons Absolute Beginner
1
New
Listening Comprehension for Absolute Beginners
Listen to the dialog, answer the question, then get a full breakdown.
20 Lessons Absolute Beginner
Listen to the dialog, answer the question, then get a full breakdown.
20 Lessons Absolute Beginner
1
New
Reading Comprehension for Absolute Beginners
Try your hand at reading real Swahili in context.
5 Lessons Absolute Beginner
Try your hand at reading real Swahili in context.
5 Lessons Absolute Beginner
2
New
Listening Comprehension for Beginners
Listen to the dialog, answer the question, then get a full breakdown.
20 Lessons Beginner
Listen to the dialog, answer the question, then get a full breakdown.
20 Lessons Beginner
2
New
Reading Comprehension for Beginners
Try your hand at reading real Swahili in context.
5 Lessons Beginner
Try your hand at reading real Swahili in context.
5 Lessons Beginner
2
New
Quick & Easy Swahili Review for Beginners
You may have forgotten some of these words and phrases. Brush up now!
3 Lessons Beginner
You may have forgotten some of these words and phrases. Brush up now!
3 Lessons Beginner
3
New
Listening Comprehension for Intermediate Learners
Listen to the dialog, answer the question, then get a full breakdown.
20 Lessons Intermediate
Listen to the dialog, answer the question, then get a full breakdown.
20 Lessons Intermediate
3
New
Reading Comprehension for Intermediate Learners
Try your hand at reading real Swahili in context.
5 Lessons Intermediate
Try your hand at reading real Swahili in context.
5 Lessons Intermediate
4
New
Listening Comprehension for Advanced Learners
Listen to the dialog, answer the question, then get a full breakdown.
20 Lessons Advanced
Listen to the dialog, answer the question, then get a full breakdown.
20 Lessons Advanced
4
Video Culture Class: Kenyan Holidays
Medina will introduce the must-know Kenyan holidays at native speed.
26 Lessons Advanced
Medina will introduce the must-know Kenyan holidays at native speed.
26 Lessons Advanced
4
Top 10 Kenyan Holidays and Festivals
Concours D'Elegance, Independence Day, The Kenya Music Festivals, and more.
10 Lessons Advanced
Concours D'Elegance, Independence Day, The Kenya Music Festivals, and more.
10 Lessons Advanced
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Top 10 Interesting Places to Visit in Kenya
The Nairobi Railway, Hell's Gate National Park, Lake Nakuru Bird Sanctuary, and more.
10 Lessons Advanced
The Nairobi Railway, Hell's Gate National Park, Lake Nakuru Bird Sanctuary, and more.
10 Lessons Advanced
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Top 10 Popular Kenyan Novels
Coming to Birth, Good Day, Across the Bridge, and more.
10 Lessons Advanced
Coming to Birth, Good Day, Across the Bridge, and more.
10 Lessons Advanced
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Top 10 Popular Kenyan Singers
Jimmy Gait, AVRIL, Ukoo Flani Mau Mau, and more.
10 Lessons Advanced
Jimmy Gait, AVRIL, Ukoo Flani Mau Mau, and more.
10 Lessons Advanced
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Top 10 Kenyan Tourist Destinations
Mombasa, Lamu, The Great Rift Valley, and more.
10 Lessons Advanced
Mombasa, Lamu, The Great Rift Valley, and more.
10 Lessons Advanced
5
Throwback Thursday
Every Thursday we revisit a classic lesson from our archives.
206 Lessons Bonus
Every Thursday we revisit a classic lesson from our archives.
206 Lessons Bonus
5
Video News
Get the latest SwahiliPod101.com news with video.
15 Lessons Bonus
Get the latest SwahiliPod101.com news with video.
15 Lessons Bonus
1
New
Extensive Reading in Swahili for Absolute Beginners
Break into reading Swahili with these fun miniature books.
10 Lessons Absolute Beginner
Break into reading Swahili with these fun miniature books.
10 Lessons Absolute Beginner
2
New
Extensive Reading in Swahili for Beginners
Break into reading Swahili with these fun miniature books.
5 Lessons Beginner
Break into reading Swahili with these fun miniature books.
5 Lessons Beginner
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Extensive Reading in Swahili for Intermediate Learners
Break into reading Swahili with these fun miniature books.
5 Lessons Intermediate
Break into reading Swahili with these fun miniature books.
5 Lessons Intermediate
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3-Minute Swahili
14 Lessons Absolute Beginner
14 Lessons Absolute Beginner
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Learn Swahili Conversations with Animation — Absolute Beginner
5 Lessons Absolute Beginner
5 Lessons Absolute Beginner
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Absolute Beginner Swahili for Every Day
2 Lessons Absolute Beginner
2 Lessons Absolute Beginner
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All About
In this set of 15 lessons, you will learn all about the society and culture of Kenya. These lessons are entirely in English and are for those who want to learn more about Swahili language and in-depth information about the country where it is spoken.
15 Lessons Absolute BeginnerClassic
In this set of 15 lessons, you will learn all about the society and culture of Kenya. These lessons are entirely in English and are for those who want to learn more about Swahili language and in-depth information about the country where it is spoken.
15 Lessons Absolute BeginnerClassic
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Basic Bootcamp
This 5-lesson series gives you a brief introduction to the Swahili language. You’ll learn the very basics of grammar and vocabulary all in 5 compact lessons.
5 Lessons Absolute BeginnerClassic
This 5-lesson series gives you a brief introduction to the Swahili language. You’ll learn the very basics of grammar and vocabulary all in 5 compact lessons.
5 Lessons Absolute BeginnerClassic
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Pronunciation
In this set of 5 lessons, you will learn the very basics about Swahili pronunciation. We break down all the sounds to make it easy for you to sound like a native!
5 Lessons Absolute BeginnerClassic
In this set of 5 lessons, you will learn the very basics about Swahili pronunciation. We break down all the sounds to make it easy for you to sound like a native!
5 Lessons Absolute BeginnerClassic
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Culture Class: Holidays in Kenya
In this Introduction series, you'll learn all about the top Swahili holidays and the traditions and history behind them! While these lessons are mostly in English, you will pick up key vocab, phrases, and cultural insights you won't find in a textbook. Join our hosts as they guide you through in this 25-lesson series!
25 Lessons Absolute BeginnerClassic
In this Introduction series, you'll learn all about the top Swahili holidays and the traditions and history behind them! While these lessons are mostly in English, you will pick up key vocab, phrases, and cultural insights you won't find in a textbook. Join our hosts as they guide you through in this 25-lesson series!
25 Lessons Absolute BeginnerClassic
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Advanced Audio Blog Season 1
This Advanced Audio Blog series takes an in-depth look at cities, regions, holidays, and tourist attractions in Kenya. For the Advanced speaker, these lessons are entirely in Swahili and you can find transcripts in the PDF Lesson Notes and the first comment of each lesson.
25 Lessons AdvancedClassic
This Advanced Audio Blog series takes an in-depth look at cities, regions, holidays, and tourist attractions in Kenya. For the Advanced speaker, these lessons are entirely in Swahili and you can find transcripts in the PDF Lesson Notes and the first comment of each lesson.
25 Lessons AdvancedClassic
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Advanced Audio Blog Season 2
This Advanced Audio Blog series takes an in-depth look at cities, regions, holidays, and tourist attractions in Kenya. For the Advanced speaker, these lessons are entirely in Swahili, and you can find transcripts in the PDF Lesson Notes and the first comment of each lesson.
25 Lessons AdvancedClassic
This Advanced Audio Blog series takes an in-depth look at cities, regions, holidays, and tourist attractions in Kenya. For the Advanced speaker, these lessons are entirely in Swahili, and you can find transcripts in the PDF Lesson Notes and the first comment of each lesson.
25 Lessons AdvancedClassic
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Culture Class: Essential Swahili Vocabulary
What are the 5 most popular sweets in Kenya? What vocabulary do you need to know to have a conversation with Swahili-speaking locals? You'll learn all this and more in this Culture Class Series! Vocabulary is essential to mastering Swahili. In this 25-lesson series, you'll learn the *most* essential Swahili vocabulary words related to culture and daily life. These words have been hand-picked by our Swahili native speakers and cover topics like popular Kenyan dishes, national holidays, and cities.
25 Lessons Absolute BeginnerClassic
What are the 5 most popular sweets in Kenya? What vocabulary do you need to know to have a conversation with Swahili-speaking locals? You'll learn all this and more in this Culture Class Series! Vocabulary is essential to mastering Swahili. In this 25-lesson series, you'll learn the *most* essential Swahili vocabulary words related to culture and daily life. These words have been hand-picked by our Swahili native speakers and cover topics like popular Kenyan dishes, national holidays, and cities.
25 Lessons Absolute BeginnerClassic
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Beginner
This 25-lesson series is for students who have had some contact with Swahili and are looking to build upon their existing knowledge. In this series, you'll learn how to have everyday conversations. More specifically, you'll be able to talk about weather, order meals at restaurants, express opinions, make complaints, give advice, and more. Our hosts Medina and John will explain all the Swahili conversations you'll hear, so you'll be ready to speak in minutes.
25 Lessons BeginnerClassic
This 25-lesson series is for students who have had some contact with Swahili and are looking to build upon their existing knowledge. In this series, you'll learn how to have everyday conversations. More specifically, you'll be able to talk about weather, order meals at restaurants, express opinions, make complaints, give advice, and more. Our hosts Medina and John will explain all the Swahili conversations you'll hear, so you'll be ready to speak in minutes.
25 Lessons BeginnerClassic
2
Top 400 Activities: Daily Routines in Swahili
In Everyday Swahili for Beginners - 400 Actions & Activities, you learn how to talk about your everyday life – from morning to night. Over the course of 10 lessons, you'll learn how to talk about 400 daily activities with these fast and fun lessons.
10 Lessons BeginnerClassic
In Everyday Swahili for Beginners - 400 Actions & Activities, you learn how to talk about your everyday life – from morning to night. Over the course of 10 lessons, you'll learn how to talk about 400 daily activities with these fast and fun lessons.
10 Lessons BeginnerClassic
5
New
Inner Circle
Why do most language learners float around without making progress? And top learners... What are they doing differently? Welcome to the Inner Circle. It’s the monthly, no-holds barred newsletter giving you tried and tested learning methods, insider tips, and strategies from experienced language learners. Exclusively for Inner Circle subscribers.
54 Lessons BonusClassic
Why do most language learners float around without making progress? And top learners... What are they doing differently? Welcome to the Inner Circle. It’s the monthly, no-holds barred newsletter giving you tried and tested learning methods, insider tips, and strategies from experienced language learners. Exclusively for Inner Circle subscribers.
54 Lessons BonusClassic
5
New
Swahili Vocab Builder
Want to learn more Swahili words? This is the fastest and easiest way to do it! With the Swahili Vocab Builder series, you get lessons that are dedicated to teaching you new words. Each lesson covers a specific theme such as Adjectives, Feelings, Weather, Holidays and much more. Just sit back, listen and learn new words in minutes!
142 Lessons BonusClassic
Want to learn more Swahili words? This is the fastest and easiest way to do it! With the Swahili Vocab Builder series, you get lessons that are dedicated to teaching you new words. Each lesson covers a specific theme such as Adjectives, Feelings, Weather, Holidays and much more. Just sit back, listen and learn new words in minutes!
142 Lessons BonusClassic
3
New
Intermediate
Want to take your Swahili to the next level? This Intermediate Swahili Course will teach you describe other's behaviors, make appointments, bargain at shops, offer advice and much more! Our teachers will guide you through this 25-lesson series that will make you a better Swahili speaker.
25 Lessons IntermediateClassic
Want to take your Swahili to the next level? This Intermediate Swahili Course will teach you describe other's behaviors, make appointments, bargain at shops, offer advice and much more! Our teachers will guide you through this 25-lesson series that will make you a better Swahili speaker.
25 Lessons IntermediateClassic
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Survival Phrases
In this series, you'll learn vital Swahili phrases in each lesson that will help prepare you for an upcoming trip to Kenya. Topics covered include ordering at a restaurant, taking public transportation, asking directions, checking into a hotel, and much more. If you have not studied Swahili and simply want to master basic phrases without getting into the details of grammar, this is the series for you.
50 Lessons Absolute BeginnerClassic
In this series, you'll learn vital Swahili phrases in each lesson that will help prepare you for an upcoming trip to Kenya. Topics covered include ordering at a restaurant, taking public transportation, asking directions, checking into a hotel, and much more. If you have not studied Swahili and simply want to master basic phrases without getting into the details of grammar, this is the series for you.
50 Lessons Absolute BeginnerClassic
1
Absolute Beginner
If you are completely new to Swahili, start here! In this series, Medina and Brandon will walk you through the absolute beginner basics of the Swahili language. You'll learn how to greet people, introduce yourself, apologize, ask for permission, order food at restaurants and more! And as with all of our lessons, you'll learn useful Kenyan cultural tips that you won't find in a textbook.
25 Lessons Absolute BeginnerClassic
If you are completely new to Swahili, start here! In this series, Medina and Brandon will walk you through the absolute beginner basics of the Swahili language. You'll learn how to greet people, introduce yourself, apologize, ask for permission, order food at restaurants and more! And as with all of our lessons, you'll learn useful Kenyan cultural tips that you won't find in a textbook.
25 Lessons Absolute BeginnerClassic
1
Top 25 Swahili Questions You Need to Know
In this series, you'll learn how to answer questions in Swahili so you can meet people and make friends in . You'll master responses to all the basic questions, from "What's your name?" to "Where are you from?" and more. Built into every lesson you'll find opportunities for extensive practice, self-review, and self-evaluation. By the end of the course, you'll not only be answering these questions, but asking them yourself! If you haven't studied Swahili but want to be well prepared for simple social situations, this is the series for you.
25 Lessons Absolute BeginnerClassic
In this series, you'll learn how to answer questions in Swahili so you can meet people and make friends in . You'll master responses to all the basic questions, from "What's your name?" to "Where are you from?" and more. Built into every lesson you'll find opportunities for extensive practice, self-review, and self-evaluation. By the end of the course, you'll not only be answering these questions, but asking them yourself! If you haven't studied Swahili but want to be well prepared for simple social situations, this is the series for you.
25 Lessons Absolute BeginnerClassic
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New
News
Want to know what's going on in the world of SwahiliPod101 and Innovative Language Learning? Find out in our SwahiliPod101 audio news lessons! Information on new lesson series, crucial site updates, hot new features, site promotions, giveaways and more can all be found here.
135 Lessons BonusClassic
Want to know what's going on in the world of SwahiliPod101 and Innovative Language Learning? Find out in our SwahiliPod101 audio news lessons! Information on new lesson series, crucial site updates, hot new features, site promotions, giveaways and more can all be found here.
135 Lessons BonusClassic
1
Learn Swahili in Three Minutes
In Kenya, manners are important, and in this 25-lesson series, you'll learn some of the basics you need to be polite while speaking Swahili. Medina will take you step-by-step through must-know phrases like "Do you speak English?" and "Hello, my name is…". See the phrases broken down on screen while native Swahili speaker Medina explains the grammar and composition. Plus, you'll get some special tips on how to be extra authentic when interacting with native Swahili speakers. The best part? You'll do all this in just 3 quick minutes.
25 Lessons Absolute BeginnerClassic
In Kenya, manners are important, and in this 25-lesson series, you'll learn some of the basics you need to be polite while speaking Swahili. Medina will take you step-by-step through must-know phrases like "Do you speak English?" and "Hello, my name is…". See the phrases broken down on screen while native Swahili speaker Medina explains the grammar and composition. Plus, you'll get some special tips on how to be extra authentic when interacting with native Swahili speakers. The best part? You'll do all this in just 3 quick minutes.
25 Lessons Absolute BeginnerClassic
1
New
Swahili Listening Comprehension for Absolute Beginners
Improve your Swahili listening skills in every lesson! This Swahili Listening Comprehension Series tests you on your listening and makes sure you understand every word. Listen to the dialog, watch the video, and answer the questions asked. This video series is perfect for Absolute Beginners.
20 Lessons Absolute BeginnerClassic
Improve your Swahili listening skills in every lesson! This Swahili Listening Comprehension Series tests you on your listening and makes sure you understand every word. Listen to the dialog, watch the video, and answer the questions asked. This video series is perfect for Absolute Beginners.
20 Lessons Absolute BeginnerClassic
1
New
Swahili Reading Comprehension for Absolute Beginners
Learned the alphabet and ready to read in Swahili? This Swahili Reading Comprehension Series is designed for Absolute Beginners. These lessons test you on your reading and make sure you understand every word. Watch the video, then answer the questions asked.
5 Lessons Absolute BeginnerClassic
Learned the alphabet and ready to read in Swahili? This Swahili Reading Comprehension Series is designed for Absolute Beginners. These lessons test you on your reading and make sure you understand every word. Watch the video, then answer the questions asked.
5 Lessons Absolute BeginnerClassic
2
New
Swahili Listening Comprehension for Beginners
Ready to understand even more Swahili? This Swahili Listening Comprehension Series tests you on your listening and makes sure you understand every word. Listen to the dialog, watch the video, and answer the questions asked. This video series is perfect for Beginner Swahili learners or those looking to reach a Beginner level.
20 Lessons BeginnerClassic
Ready to understand even more Swahili? This Swahili Listening Comprehension Series tests you on your listening and makes sure you understand every word. Listen to the dialog, watch the video, and answer the questions asked. This video series is perfect for Beginner Swahili learners or those looking to reach a Beginner level.
20 Lessons BeginnerClassic
2
New
Swahili Reading Comprehension for Beginners
Want to read in Swahili like a pro? This Swahili Reading Comprehension Series tests you on your reading and makes sure you understand every word. Watch the video, then answer the questions asked. This video series is perfect for Beginners who want to practice their reading skills!
5 Lessons BeginnerClassic
Want to read in Swahili like a pro? This Swahili Reading Comprehension Series tests you on your reading and makes sure you understand every word. Watch the video, then answer the questions asked. This video series is perfect for Beginners who want to practice their reading skills!
5 Lessons BeginnerClassic
2
New
Quick & Easy Swahili Review for Beginners
Want to brush up and review your Swahili? The goal of this Swahili Review course is to quickly cover topics and phrases that you may have touched upon before but have forgotten. Each lesson is anywhere from 2 to 6 minutes long and covers multiple ways to say common phrases, culture, customs, holidays and grammar points in a fun and concise way!
3 Lessons BeginnerClassic
Want to brush up and review your Swahili? The goal of this Swahili Review course is to quickly cover topics and phrases that you may have touched upon before but have forgotten. Each lesson is anywhere from 2 to 6 minutes long and covers multiple ways to say common phrases, culture, customs, holidays and grammar points in a fun and concise way!
3 Lessons BeginnerClassic
3
New
Swahili Listening Comprehension for Intermediate Learners
Ready to understand more Swahili? This Swahili Listening Comprehension Series tests you on your listening and makes sure you understand every word. Listen to the dialog, watch the video, and answer the questions asked. This video series is perfect for Intermediate Swahili learners or those looking to reach an Intermediate level.
20 Lessons IntermediateClassic
Ready to understand more Swahili? This Swahili Listening Comprehension Series tests you on your listening and makes sure you understand every word. Listen to the dialog, watch the video, and answer the questions asked. This video series is perfect for Intermediate Swahili learners or those looking to reach an Intermediate level.
20 Lessons IntermediateClassic
3
New
Swahili Reading Comprehension for Intermediate Learners
Want to read complex Swahili text with confidence? This Swahili Reading Comprehension Series tests you on your reading and makes sure you understand every word. Watch the video, then answer the questions asked. This video series is perfect for Intermediate learners who want to sharpen their reading skills!
5 Lessons IntermediateClassic
Want to read complex Swahili text with confidence? This Swahili Reading Comprehension Series tests you on your reading and makes sure you understand every word. Watch the video, then answer the questions asked. This video series is perfect for Intermediate learners who want to sharpen their reading skills!
5 Lessons IntermediateClassic
4
New
Swahili Listening Comprehension for Advanced Learners
Ready to completely understand Swahili? Even Advanced conversations? This Swahili Listening Comprehension Series tests you on your listening and makes sure you understand every word. Listen to the dialog, watch the video, and answer the questions asked. This video series is perfect for Advanced Swahili learners or those looking to reach an Advanced level.
20 Lessons AdvancedClassic
Ready to completely understand Swahili? Even Advanced conversations? This Swahili Listening Comprehension Series tests you on your listening and makes sure you understand every word. Listen to the dialog, watch the video, and answer the questions asked. This video series is perfect for Advanced Swahili learners or those looking to reach an Advanced level.
20 Lessons AdvancedClassic
4
Video Culture Class: Kenyan Holidays
In this 25-lesson series, you'll learn all about the holidays celebrated in Kenya! Perfect for any student interested in learning more about Kenyan culture, these will teach you the what, why, when and how of 25 Kenyan holidays.
26 Lessons AdvancedClassic
In this 25-lesson series, you'll learn all about the holidays celebrated in Kenya! Perfect for any student interested in learning more about Kenyan culture, these will teach you the what, why, when and how of 25 Kenyan holidays.
26 Lessons AdvancedClassic
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Learn With Pictures
Learn essential vocabulary with this new 25-lesson series. In each 3-minute video we'll show you a series of nouns with pictures and native pronunciation. At the end of this series, you'll know over 250 commonly used nouns in Swahili. Make sure you're paying attention - there's a quiz at the end to test what you learned!
25 Lessons BonusClassic
Learn essential vocabulary with this new 25-lesson series. In each 3-minute video we'll show you a series of nouns with pictures and native pronunciation. At the end of this series, you'll know over 250 commonly used nouns in Swahili. Make sure you're paying attention - there's a quiz at the end to test what you learned!
25 Lessons BonusClassic
5
Learn with Video
Swahili Learn with Video: Learn essential vocabulary and grammar with this new 25-lesson series. In each 3-minute video we'll show you a series of nouns, verbs and subjects with pictures and native pronunciation. Then we'll show you how to naturally form sentences using these words. At the end of this series, you'll know 125 of the most commonly used verbs, over 300 commonly used nouns and how to form simple sentences in Swahili. Make sure you're paying attention - there's a quiz at the end to test what you learned!
25 Lessons BonusClassic
Swahili Learn with Video: Learn essential vocabulary and grammar with this new 25-lesson series. In each 3-minute video we'll show you a series of nouns, verbs and subjects with pictures and native pronunciation. Then we'll show you how to naturally form sentences using these words. At the end of this series, you'll know 125 of the most commonly used verbs, over 300 commonly used nouns and how to form simple sentences in Swahili. Make sure you're paying attention - there's a quiz at the end to test what you learned!
25 Lessons BonusClassic
5
Throwback Thursday
Every Thursday we revisit a classic lesson from our archives.
206 Lessons BonusClassic
Every Thursday we revisit a classic lesson from our archives.
206 Lessons BonusClassic
5
Video News
Want to know what's going on in the world of SwahiliPod101.com and Innovative Language Learning? Find out in our SwahiliPod101.com video news lessons! Information on hot new features, site promotions, giveaways and more can all be found here.
15 Lessons BonusClassic
Want to know what's going on in the world of SwahiliPod101.com and Innovative Language Learning? Find out in our SwahiliPod101.com video news lessons! Information on hot new features, site promotions, giveaways and more can all be found here.
15 Lessons BonusClassic
1
New
Extensive Reading in Swahili for Absolute Beginners
Want to finally read Swahili without needing a dictionary every second? Then this 10-lesson series is for you! In every lesson, you get a fun and simple book, and an audio lesson to listen along with. The goal is to help you read simple Swahili sentences with confidence. To make fast progress with this series, just follow these 4 rules. 1) Start reading. 2) Avoid the dictionary. 3) Skip tough words 4) If a book is too tough, stop and try another one. This course is designed to keep you reading, absorbing, and improving without getting stuck on every word.
10 Lessons Absolute BeginnerClassic
Want to finally read Swahili without needing a dictionary every second? Then this 10-lesson series is for you! In every lesson, you get a fun and simple book, and an audio lesson to listen along with. The goal is to help you read simple Swahili sentences with confidence. To make fast progress with this series, just follow these 4 rules. 1) Start reading. 2) Avoid the dictionary. 3) Skip tough words 4) If a book is too tough, stop and try another one. This course is designed to keep you reading, absorbing, and improving without getting stuck on every word.
10 Lessons Absolute BeginnerClassic
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Extensive Reading in Swahili for Beginners
Want to read Swahili the fast, fun and easy way? Welcome to Beginner Level Extensive Reading Swahili. The goal is to help you read easy Swahili books with confidence. In every lesson, you get a fun and simple book, and an audio lesson to listen along with. To make fast progress with this series, just follow these 4 rules. 1) Start reading. 2) Avoid the dictionary. 3) Skip tough words 4) If a book is too tough, stop and try another one. This course is designed to keep you reading, absorbing, and improving without getting stuck on every word.
5 Lessons BeginnerClassic
Want to read Swahili the fast, fun and easy way? Welcome to Beginner Level Extensive Reading Swahili. The goal is to help you read easy Swahili books with confidence. In every lesson, you get a fun and simple book, and an audio lesson to listen along with. To make fast progress with this series, just follow these 4 rules. 1) Start reading. 2) Avoid the dictionary. 3) Skip tough words 4) If a book is too tough, stop and try another one. This course is designed to keep you reading, absorbing, and improving without getting stuck on every word.
5 Lessons BeginnerClassic
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Extensive Reading in Swahili for Intermediate Learners
Want to read in Swahili with confidence? Then this is the series for you. Take your Swahili reading to the next level with Intermediate level books. In every lesson, you get a Swahili book, and an audio lesson to listen along with. To make fast progress, follow these 4 rules. 1) Start reading and skim through. 2) Don't use a dictionary. 3) Skip tough words 4) If a book is too tough, stop and try another one.
5 Lessons IntermediateClassic
Want to read in Swahili with confidence? Then this is the series for you. Take your Swahili reading to the next level with Intermediate level books. In every lesson, you get a Swahili book, and an audio lesson to listen along with. To make fast progress, follow these 4 rules. 1) Start reading and skim through. 2) Don't use a dictionary. 3) Skip tough words 4) If a book is too tough, stop and try another one.
5 Lessons IntermediateClassic
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3-Minute Swahili
When you're in Kenya, manners are important, and in this 25-lesson series, you'll learn some of the basics you need to be polite while speaking Swahili. Medina will take you step-by-step through must-know phrases like "Do you speak English?" and "Hello, my name is..." See the phrases broken down on screen while native Swahili speaker Medina explains the grammar and composition. Plus, you'll get some special tips on how to be extra authentic when interacting with native Swahili speakers. The best part? You'll do all this in just 3 quick minutes.
14 Lessons Absolute BeginnerClassic
When you're in Kenya, manners are important, and in this 25-lesson series, you'll learn some of the basics you need to be polite while speaking Swahili. Medina will take you step-by-step through must-know phrases like "Do you speak English?" and "Hello, my name is..." See the phrases broken down on screen while native Swahili speaker Medina explains the grammar and composition. Plus, you'll get some special tips on how to be extra authentic when interacting with native Swahili speakers. The best part? You'll do all this in just 3 quick minutes.
14 Lessons Absolute BeginnerClassic
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Learn Swahili Conversations with Animation — Absolute Beginner
Want to learn Swahili through animation? With this animated series, you jump directly into native Swahili conversation. These lessons are quick, simple and perfect for beginners. Put your Swahili listening and conversation skills to the test with these bite-sized conversation lessons!
5 Lessons Absolute BeginnerClassic
Want to learn Swahili through animation? With this animated series, you jump directly into native Swahili conversation. These lessons are quick, simple and perfect for beginners. Put your Swahili listening and conversation skills to the test with these bite-sized conversation lessons!
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Absolute Beginner Swahili for Every Day
Are you an Absolute Beginner to Swahili? This the easiest video series to start with! In this video series, you'll learn the must-know Swahili phrases, verbs, nouns, adjectives and all aspects of Swahili that any absolute beginner should know. Perfect for learners that want to get acquainted with the top words and phrases in Swahili.
2 Lessons Absolute BeginnerClassic
Are you an Absolute Beginner to Swahili? This the easiest video series to start with! In this video series, you'll learn the must-know Swahili phrases, verbs, nouns, adjectives and all aspects of Swahili that any absolute beginner should know. Perfect for learners that want to get acquainted with the top words and phrases in Swahili.
2 Lessons Absolute BeginnerClassic
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