Tossing up stones

Mrs. N Sibiya explains that in this game stones are put into a circle then the player would use one stone which she tosses in the air as she removes a few from the circle, toss again and return them leaving only one. Contents 1 The person consulted 2 Who play this game? 3 What … Read more

Somersaulting

MaNdlovu Mkhize of KwaSithebe regards somersaulting as a game of standing on ones head with the legs in the air. Contents 1 The person consulted 2 Who play this game? 3 What is used to play this game? 4 When is this game played? 5 Where is this game played? 6 How is this game … Read more

Small bundle

Mr. Sabelo Nzuza of KwaMaphumulo says a bundle is an enlarged item which is made to appear bigger than it actually is. The small bundle is a smaller item but stuffed up to appear a little bigger. Contents 1 The person consulted. 2 Who play this game? 3 What is used to play this game? … Read more

Skipping rope

A skipping rope is an entwined string made of grass or fibre. Children play by skipping and jumping over the rope. This is the explanation given by Mrs. F Khoza of Highflats, Ixopo. Contents 1 The person consulted 2 Who play this game? 3 What is used to play this game? 4 When is this … Read more

Setting traps for birds

Setting traps for birds is done by luring them by a food bait into a trap which will grab them as they try to eat. Birds can even be killed by the trap. This is the explanation given by Mr. Mkhize of B section, Umlazi. Contents 1 The person consulted 2 Who plays this game? … Read more