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The South African Presentation
The South African Presentation
The South African Presentation
The South African Presentation
The South African Presentation
The South African Presentation
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The South African Presentation

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A presentation on South Africa put together by Sharon Rapetswa sharing about her South African culture in the United States

A presentation on South Africa put together by Sharon Rapetswa sharing about her South African culture in the United States

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  1. The South African Flag
  2. Flag meaning• Black, green and yellow are the colors of Nelson Mandelas political party.• The flag incorporates also the colors of the former Boer republics flags (red, white, and blue).• The Y shape represents South Africas diverse society and unity.• The past meanings of the colors were that red stands for bloodshed, blue for open blue skies, green for the land, black for the black people, white for the European people and yellow for the natural resources such as gold.
  3. Official Languages in South Africa• English• Afrikaans• Sepedi• Tswana• Sotho• Zulu• Swati• Xhosa• Ndebele• Tsonga• Venda
  4. Greetings in each language• English - Hello• Afrikaans - Hello• Sepedi - Dumelang• Tswana - Dumelang• Sotho - Dumelang• Zulu - Sawubona• Swati - Sawubona• Xhosa - Molo• Ndebele - Lotjhani• Tsonga - Avuxeni• Venda - Ndaa
  5. Types of food• Breyani• Boerewors• Potjiekos (stew, meat mixed with veggies and wild plants)• Soft Porridge made from maize meal (corn meal)• Biltong (Dried and spiced up animal meat)
  6. Pictures of foodBreyani Boerewors PotjiekosPorridge Biltong
  7. National Anthem• Our national anthem is written in five widely spoken languages namely : Xhosa, Zulu, Sotho, Afrikaans and English• Our national anthem is like a plea to God asking him to protect our country.• It also encourages unity amongst the citizens of South Africa
  8. Traditional ClothingNdebele Woman Traditional Venda Woman TraditionalAttire Attire
  9. Traditional Clothing Basotho Women Traditional Attire Zulu Men Traditional Attire

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