Proverbe Bamiléké champignons et plus …/ Bamileke Proverb Mushrooms and all …

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Champignons / Mushrooms (Source: The Columbian)

Celui qui a trouvé un champignon ne manque pas de regarder tout autour pour decouvrir d’autres (Bamiléké). – Qui a bu, boira.

Whoever has found a mushroom does not fail to look around to find others (Bamileke proverb – Cameroon). Who drank, will drink.

Proverbe Bamiléké sur les choses impossibles / Bamileke Proverb about Impossible Things

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Couché du soleil / Sunset

Il se chauffe au soleil couchant (Proverbe Bamiléké – Cameroun). – Se dit de quelqu’un qui veut arranger une chose impossible.

He warms himself at sunset (Bamileke proverb – Cameroon). – Said of someone who tries to arrange something impossible.

Proverbe Camerounais sur l’Adaptation / Proverb on Adapting to Various Circumstances

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Tam-tam / Drum

Quand on change le tam-tam de place, il a un autre ton (Proverbe Kossi – Cameroun). – Hurler avec les loups; s’adapter aux diverses circonstances de la vie.

When you change the position of the drum, it has another tone (Kossi proverb – Cameroon). – Howling with wolves; Adapt to various circumstances of life.