Jitsvinger brought the house down at the WAT's Woordpret on Friday 18 November. He recounted how he bagin rapping in Afrikaans and stressed the importance of knowing who you are. His career only took off once he started rapping in Afrikaans. Here he is with Cecile Brand, Hanelle Fourie Blair and Gerda Odendaal of the WAT.

Kabous Meiring, presenter of Prontuit on kykNET, with the Sponsor a Word certificate that they received from the WAT. The Prontuit team bought the Word “Prontuit” for R5 000. To view the full interview with Dr Willem Botha, chief executive director of the WAT, on Prontuit, click klik here (it is an MP4 video of 100 MB).

Karen Zoid is the new patron of Sponsor a Word. One participant can win a prize worth R25 000 from Sanlam. Everyone who sponsors a word gets free access to the online WAT for six months and if you buy a word exclusively for R5 000 you get access for five years. Respond to Karen's appeal and sponsor a word NOW: "Kom ons sit die skat terug in woordeskat. Borg 'n Woord! Myne is Republiek." Click HERE to participate.