A VITAL GUIDE TO SABC TV PRONUNCIATION IN SOUTH AFRICA

Beck – not the front

Beds – doves, vultures, etc.

Ben – to set alight

Cut – a small vehicle drawn by a donkey

Errors – districts, e.g. “Ebbon errors” (urban areas)

Feather – Cape Town is feather than Johannesburg

Guddin – around your house, where you grow plants

Get – a hinged opening in a fence

Hair – as opposed to him

Kennel – Army officer

Len – to acquire knowledge

Pee-Pull – Die Mense / people

Piss – symbolised by white doves

Suffa-Ring – as in “the pee-pull are suffa-ring”

Toks – Negotiations

Weaner – the weaner takes all

Wekkas – they do the wek

Weld – The Earth

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