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'''Mooré''' (also ''Mòoré'', ''Moré'', ''Moshi'', ''Mossi'', ''Moore'' or ''More'') is a language spoken on the Mossi Plateau of [[Burkina Faso]].
 
'''Mooré''' (also ''Mòoré'', ''Moré'', ''Moshi'', ''Mossi'', ''Moore'' or ''More'') is a language spoken on the Mossi Plateau of [[Burkina Faso]].
  
Ne y beogo! = Good morning!
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'''Name of Language''' is the main languange of [[Country]].
Ne y windiga! = Good day!
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Ne y zabré! = Good evening!
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Beogo/windiga/zabré kibaré? = How is your morning/day/evening?
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==Pronunciation guide==
Zak ramba? = your family?
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Tuumda kibaré? = Hows your work going?
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Laafi bala! = Peace/Health only!, ie, Great!
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===Vowels===
  
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===Consonants===
  
Jula (Bobo and most of southwest)
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===Common diphthongs===
  
An y sogoma! = Good morning!
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==Phrase list==
An y tila! = Good day!
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An y wula! = Good evening!
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Heré sira wa? = How was your evening? (to be said in the a.m.)
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===Basics===
Heré tilena wa? = How is your day so far? (to be said anytime after noon)
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Somogo do? = You family?
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;Good morning! : ''Ne y beogo!''
O ka kené! = They are good!
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;Good day! : ''Ne y windiga!''
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;Good evening! : ''Ne y zabré!''
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;How is your morning/day/evening? : ''Beogo/windiga/zabré kibaré?''
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;your family? : ''Zak ramba?''
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;Hows your work going? : ''Tuumda kibaré?''
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;Peace/Health only!, ie, Great! : ''Laafi bala!''
  
Bara da? = Your work?
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; Hello. :  . ('' '')
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; Hello. (''informal'') :  . ('' '')
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; How are you? ? ('' ?'')
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; Fine, thank you. :  . ('' '')
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; What is your name? :  ? ('' ?'')
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; My name is ______ . :  ______ . (''  _____ .'')
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; Nice to meet you. :  . ('' '')
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; Please. :  . ('' '')
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; Thank you. :  . ('' '')
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; You're welcome. :  . ('' '')
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; Yes. :  . ('' '')
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; No. :  . ('' '')
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; Excuse me. (''getting attention'') :  . ('' '')
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; Excuse me. (''begging pardon'') :  . ('' '')
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; I'm sorry. :  . ('' '')
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; Goodbye :  . ('' '')
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; Goodbye (''informal'') :  . ('' '')
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; I can't speak ''name of language'' [well]. :  [ ]. ('' [ ]'')
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; Do you speak English? :  ? ('' ?'')
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;  Is there someone here who speaks English? : ? ('' ?'')
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; Help! :  ! ('' !'')
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; Look out! :  ! ('' !'')
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; Good morning. :  . ('' '')
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; Good evening. :  . ('' '')
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; Good night. :  . ('' '')
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; Good night (''to sleep'') :  . ('' '')
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; I don't understand. :  . ('' '')
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; Where is the toilet? :  ? ('' ?'')
  
Heré! = Peace/Health only! ie, Great!
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===Problems===
  
Nsé! (said by women) = Response used often in greeting, sort of like; uh-huh, yeah!. No real direct translation.
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===Numbers===
Mba! (said by men) = see above
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===Time===
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====Clock time====
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====Duration====
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====Days====
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====Months====
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====Writing time and date====
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===Colors===
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===Transportation===
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====Bus and train====
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====Directions====
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====Taxi====
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===Lodging===
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===Money===
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===Eating===
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===Bars===
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===Shopping===
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===Driving===
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===Authority===
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==Learning more==
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[[WikiPedia:More language]]
 
[[WikiPedia:More language]]
  
 
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Revision as of 04:13, 18 August 2006

Mooré (also Mòoré, Moré, Moshi, Mossi, Moore or More) is a language spoken on the Mossi Plateau of Burkina Faso.

Name of Language is the main languange of Country.

Contents

Pronunciation guide

Vowels

Consonants

Common diphthongs

Phrase list

Basics

Good morning! 
Ne y beogo!
Good day! 
Ne y windiga!
Good evening! 
Ne y zabré!
How is your morning/day/evening? 
Beogo/windiga/zabré kibaré?
your family? 
Zak ramba?
Hows your work going? 
Tuumda kibaré?
Peace/Health only!, ie, Great! 
Laafi bala!
Hello. 
. ( )
Hello. (informal
. ( )
How are you? 
 ? ( ?)
Fine, thank you. 
. ( )
What is your name? 
 ? ( ?)
My name is ______ . 
______ . ( _____ .)
Nice to meet you. 
. ( )
Please. 
. ( )
Thank you. 
. ( )
You're welcome. 
. ( )
Yes. 
. ( )
No. 
. ( )
Excuse me. (getting attention
. ( )
Excuse me. (begging pardon
. ( )
I'm sorry. 
. ( )
Goodbye 
. ( )
Goodbye (informal
. ( )
I can't speak name of language [well]. 
[ ]. ( [ ])
Do you speak English? 
 ? ( ?)
Is there someone here who speaks English? 
 ? ( ?)
Help! 
 ! ( !)
Look out! 
 ! ( !)
Good morning. 
. ( )
Good evening. 
. ( )
Good night. 
. ( )
Good night (to sleep
. ( )
I don't understand. 
. ( )
Where is the toilet? 
 ? ( ?)

Problems

Numbers

Time

Clock time

Duration

Days

Months

Writing time and date

Colors

Transportation

Bus and train

Directions

Taxi

Lodging

Money

Eating

Bars

Shopping

Driving

Authority

Learning more

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