8 terms that gave village dwellers hard time during Christmas holiday.

wasee wa shagz itabidi wajifunze lugha ya mtaa

Most town inhabitants are known for using slang most of the time in their conversations. They are the originators of most sheng words.

Slang is a type of language that consist of words and phrases that are informal. They are common in speech and are restricted to a particular group of people.

I garra go/leave which means I have to go.

Uber/Taxify which are mobile software used to order cabs

FYI and BTW which is an abbreviation for your information and by the way

IKR which is a short form of I know right

Issa which means it is a

Blue tick. It is a WhatsApp feature that shows that a message has been read and delivered

Jeez/Lawd people say it when they are shocked

Mashakura I kent used to describe food which is poorly cooked.

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