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; You're welcome. :  . ('' '')
 
; You're welcome. :  . ('' '')
 
; Yes. :  . (''gila'')
 
; Yes. :  . (''gila'')
; No. :  . (''ma gila '')
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; No. :  . (''mang gi '')
 
; Excuse me. (''getting attention'') :  . (''tha goth cho la '')
 
; Excuse me. (''getting attention'') :  . (''tha goth cho la '')
 
; Excuse me - request to repeat question . (''begging pardon'') :  . (''la'')
 
; Excuse me - request to repeat question . (''begging pardon'') :  . (''la'')
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; Goodbye (''informal'') :  . (''ya ya '')
 
; Goodbye (''informal'') :  . (''ya ya '')
 
; I can't speak ''name of language'' [well]. :  [ ]. ('' [ ]'')
 
; I can't speak ''name of language'' [well]. :  [ ]. ('' [ ]'')
; Do you speak English? :  ? ('' chilingpa kha selay mo?'')
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; Do you speak English? :  ? ('' chilingpa lo selay mo?'')
 
;  Is there someone here who speaks English? : ? ('' ?'')
 
;  Is there someone here who speaks English? : ? ('' ?'')
 
; Help! :  ! (''wai charo aii !'')
 
; Help! :  ! (''wai charo aii !'')
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; Good morning. :  . (''kuzu zangpo '')
 
; Good morning. :  . (''kuzu zangpo '')
 
; Good evening. :  . ('' '')
 
; Good evening. :  . ('' '')
; Good night. :  . (''lek bu yep sho '')
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; Good night. :  . (''lek bu ani yep cho '')
 
; Good night (''to sleep'') :  . (''lek pu zim sho na '')
 
; Good night (''to sleep'') :  . (''lek pu zim sho na '')
 
; I don't understand. :  . (''jang ma sela '')
 
; I don't understand. :  . (''jang ma sela '')

Revision as of 09:37, 30 October 2012

Sharchop is a regional language spoken in eastern Bhutan.

Contents

Pronunciation guide

Vowels

Consonants

Common diphthongs

Phrase list

Some phrases in this phrasebook still need to be translated. If you know anything about this language, you can help by plunging forward and translating a phrase.


Basics

Hello. 
. (kuzu zangbo)
Hello. (informal
. (oai)
How are you? 
 ? (kuzu zangpo la?)
Fine, thank you. 
. (dek pay kadrin chey )
What is your name? 
 ? ( nan ga ming hang ya?)
My name is ______ . 
___jang ka ming ___ . ( _____ .)
Nice to meet you. 
. (sho nang phi wa )
Please. 
. ( kuchay )
Thank you. 
. (kadinchee)
You're welcome. 
. ( )
Yes. 
. (gila)
No. 
. (mang gi )
Excuse me. (getting attention
. (tha goth cho la )
Excuse me - request to repeat question . (begging pardon
. (la)
I'm sorry. 
. (ro ma tsik cho )
Goodbye 
. (lek bu joensho )
Goodbye (informal
. (ya ya )
I can't speak name of language [well]. 
[ ]. ( [ ])
Do you speak English? 
 ? ( chilingpa lo selay mo?)
Is there someone here who speaks English? 
 ? ( ?)
Help! 
 ! (wai charo aii !)
Look out! 
 ! ( wai goth cho!)
Good morning. 
. (kuzu zangpo )
Good evening. 
. ( )
Good night. 
. (lek bu ani yep cho )
Good night (to sleep
. (lek pu zim sho na )
I don't understand. 
. (jang ma sela )
Where is the toilet? 
 ? ( chabsang oh ya?)

Problems

Numbers

1-10: thur, nigdzing, sam, pshi, nga, khung, zum, yen, gu, se

Time

Clock time

Duration

Days

Months

Writing time and date

Colors

  • Red: tshalu
  • Blue: yinglu
  • Green: chang kha
  • Yellow: serbu
  • Black: nag

Transportation

Bus and train

Directions

Taxi

Lodging

Money

Eating

Bars

Shopping

Driving

Authority

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Variants

Actions

Destination Docents

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