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Word to learn: Kifaru (vifaru)
‘Mpanda ngazi, hushuka’
This methali’s literal translation is something like ‘he who goes up a ladder, comes down’ whose English equivalent would be ‘what goes up must come down’.
This kind of proverb would be used in a situation whereby a certain someone has it all and treats people however he wishes thinking he’ll always be in a superior position. But as you know life can be funny and chances are one day he won’t be in that position any longer, Read More