Learn Essential Directions Phrases in Acholi Language

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Where are you going?

Itye ka cito Kwene?


Where can I find _____?

Anongi Kwene


Does this go to___?

Kany cito kunnu?


I would like to go to _____

Amito cito........


How far is it to _____?

Boo rom mene me oo.......


Where is the ___?

........tye kwene


Go straight ahead.

Cit atir ayim


Turn back./Go back.

Loke cen / dok cen


Turn left

Loke tun cam


Turn left

Loke tung cam


Turn right

Loke tun lacuc


Turn right

Loke tung lacuc


It is opposite___

Tye ma opimme....


It's quite a long way

Tye boo manok


It's quite close

Tye cok


It is this way

Tye kuman


It is that way

Tye kumenu


Sorry, I don't know

Tima kica, pe Angeyo....


Sorry, I am not from here

Tima kica,an pe aa ki kany


I am lost

Arwenyo


Where's the police?

Abilini tye kwene???


Where's the hospital?

Ot yat tye kwene?


Over there

Tye kacaa Tye kwija


Excuse me [calling for attention]

I waci ngo?


Behind

Ingeye


Slope down there

Low piny kenyu


Where?

Kwene


I am looking for ____

Atye ka yenyo....


Right here

En ene


Right there

En caa


That way

Kumeno


Turn around

Loke aloka


Where are you

Itye kwene?