African Society and Culture By: isabella Valdes

An extended family is a family made up of several generations

A matrilineal is a trading on family descent through mothers rather than fathers

A community is a large group with common values living in a large area

Oral history is stories passed down from generation to generation

Sugarcane is a grassy plant that is a natural source of sugar

Contact is the interaction with other people

Major is great in rank or importance

Spiritual is a gospel song

Similar is having characteristics in common

In addition to music and dance, Africans also kept alive their storytelling traditions


Created with images by JanMcCarthy - "zebra wild animal" • Paul Varuni - "family" • Unsplash - "baby couple wedding rings" • Addison Place at Boca Raton - "Community" • jumpinjimmyjava - "GMC" • theogeo - "sugar" • akk_rus - "Talks" • Newtown grafitti - "MAJOR" • Hans - "song books books sing" • nastya_gepp - "new year's eve christmas gift" • DGlodowska - "book reading love story"

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