The Fort Issue 12 June 2022 - Page 24




Tajjeb/Tajba Good

Tuffieiha - Apple

As part of our host country celebrations, Grades 6 and 7 have been learning Maltese…Iva! They learned polite and transactional vocabulary such as:

Host Country Activity

Langasa - Pear

Laringa - Orange

Kaxxa frawli A box of strawberries

Kif Inti? How are you?

Nixtieq Nixtri… I would like to buy…

Kemm gie il-kont? How much is it?

Dak kollox, Grazzi Hafna- That’s all, Thanks very much

We then took a trip to a local Maltese fruit and vegetable seller where they were able to practice using their new language skills. They did a really good job - bravi! Keep learning Maltese! - Ms Claire Cuthbert