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How much of the local language do you need for daily living? Are local language classes/tutors available and affordable?

English is widely spoken. - Jul 6, 2017
None.Excellent English spoken by nearly everyone. - Jul 5, 2017
Most people speak excellent English but any attempt to speak basic Shona will be appreciated - Apr 16, 2016
English is all you need, although some Americans study Shona for the enrichment. - Dec 8, 2013
None. It's a shame Shona is not more prevalent. If you know just a few words, it goes miles. - Jul 29, 2013
Everyone in town speaks English. Some Shona will get you a long way though. - Jun 21, 2009
None. - Dec 5, 2008
None, most speak English although knowing it will make life more interesting! - Sep 26, 2008