Columnists 22.6.2017 04:14 pm

Too many chiefs, and not enough Indians?

Afrikaans has two very easy words for a superior and his subordinate: ’n baas en ’n klaas.

But don’t be fooled by the simplicity of the pronunciation, because things can become complicated when when there is no clear definition and communication of what exactly their roles are within a certain set-up.

Too many chiefs, and not enough Indians?
Too many chiefs, and not enough Indians?

Too many chiefs, and not enough Indians?

Afrikaans has two very easy words for a superior and his subordinate: ’n baas en ’n klaas.

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