This is a list of prepositions in Swahili. This includes words related to positions (i.e. under, on top of ...), conjunctions (and, but ...) and many more.
|On top of: juu ya|
|Under: chini ya|
|Inside: ndani ya|
|Outside: nje ya
|Behind: nyuma ya|
|In front of: mbele ya|
|Near: karibu na|
|Between: kati kati ya|
These are more popular prepositions you might find useful at some point or another.
|After: baada ya|
|Before: kabla ya|
|To: kwa, ili|
|Instead of: badala ya|
|In: ndani ya|
|Against: dhidi ya
|About: juu ya|
The following are conjunctions used to connect words, sentences, or phrases.
Now is the time for some prepositions used in a sentence. We are using the following: (from, under, inside, with, in, but) as examples.
|I'm from Japan: Natoka Japan|
|The pen is under the desk: Kalamu iko chini ya meza
|The letter is inside the book: barua iko ndani ya kitabu|
|Can I practice Italian with you?: Naweza kufanya mazoezi ya Kiitalia nawe?
|I was born in Miami: Nilizaliwa Miami|
|I speak French but with an accent: Ninazungumza Kifaransa ila na lafudhi|
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