duck

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Pronunciation (Yadda ake faɗi)

Noun

Singular
duck

Plural
ducks

Tilo
agwagwa

Jam'i
agwaigwi

agwagwa a ruwa <> a duck in water
  1. A duck is a bird that swims and says "quack!". It has a flat bill and webbed feet. <> tsuntsuwar gida mai gajerun ƙafafuwa da faɗaɗan yatsu da baki mai tsawo
    We saw three ducks in the park lake. <> Munga agwaigwi uku a tabkin lambu.
    Sound of ducks <> Ƙarar da agwagwai su ke a ruwa:

  1. (uncountable) Duck refers to the meat that comes from a duck. <> naman agwagwa.
    We just had duck for lunch. <> Mun ci naman agwagwa, ita ce abincin ranar mu.


Verb

Plain form (yanzu)
duck

3rd-person singular (ana cikin yi)
ducks

Past tense (ya wuce)
ducked

Past participle (ya wuce)
ducked

Present participle (ana cikin yi)
ducking

  1. (intransitive) If you duck, you lower your head so that you do not get hit by something. <> tsugunna da wuri, kaucewa ƙasa da kan ka don kada abu ya dake ka.
    Remember to duck when the boat goes under the bridge.
  2. kauce wa abu ko matsala <> (transitive) When you duck a task, you avoid doing it.


Google translation of duck

  1. (noun) agwagwa <> duck;