(Xhosa) To use metaphors or circumlocution.
Diplomacy is the art of letting someone else have your way.
(Xhosa) To swear at someone.
They laughed when I said I wanted to be a comedian… They’re not laughing now.
- Bob Monkhouse
(Xhosa) To pack, to move; to load.
If your parents didn’t have any children, there’s a good chance that you won’t have any.
- Clarence Day
Poets have been mysteriously silent on the subject of cheese.
- G K Chesterton
(Xhosa) Congress, political assembly – colloquially used to refer to the South African ANC.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
- Woodrow Wilson