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Looking for stories to read in a range of African languages and English? Try our growing collection of stories to print out or read aloud. 

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Nomsa’s shopping list

Nomsa was watching her big sister, Mandisa, make a necklace. Their mother called from the kitchen, “Mandisa, please go to the shop for me.

Here is the shopping list.” Mandisa read the shopping list, “Bread, margarine, peanut butter, apricot jam, flour, eggs, sugar, milk, tea, and salt.

 

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