African Society and Culture By: mIchelle villegas

Extend family: a family made up of several generations
Matrilineal: tracing family descend through mothers rather than fathers.
Community: a large group of common values living in an area
Oral history: stories passed down from generation to generation.
Sugarcane: a grassy plant that is a natural source of sugar.
Contact: interaction with other people.
Major: great rank or importance
Spiritual: a gospel song
Similar: having characteristics in common
Music and dance were connected to everyday African life.

Credits:

Created with images by Karen Roe - "London Zoo 11-03-2013" • Lou & Traci plus - "Extended family gathering" • Arian Zwegers - "Istano Silinduang Bulan, Minangkabau costumes" • Addison Place at Boca Raton - "Community" • Dan Ruth & Ellie Roscher - "Oral History is Jazz 11" • Scot Nelson - "Ants and aphids on sugarcane leaf" • skeeze - "ice hockey players pass" • Ajuntament d'Esplugues de Llobregat - "Correfoc" • kayadams.com - "Spiritual" • Síndrome feliz - "¿ Alguna vez has pensado que eres similar al veneno ?" • Larry Ziffle - "Fender Guitar 26"

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