Here comes the 6th episode of Igede Proverb of the Day, an igedeonline.com publication that writes and elucidate Igede proverbs and how they are used in the sentence.
To be able to use this proverbs in sentences, we don’t just write out the proverbs but we also give an example of how they can be used in a day to day conversation. Having known that a language and it’s culture is inseparable, this is another way of learning Igede language.
Proverb in Igede language ?
“Ikàá kpa abwuiye abwuiye kuhiekpa ka chwu igbiri ka”
English translation of the Proverb ?
You don’t climb uhiekpa to fetch igbiri with your two hands.
The proverb means, you can’t carry two major projects at hand at the same time, else, you’ll loose focus and might not balance the two.
Watch out for the next episode of Igede Proverb of the Day.