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Tajik phrasebook

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Tajik is the main language of Tajikistan, and is closely related to Farsi. and Kurdish

Pronunciation guide

Vowels

Consonants

Common diphthongs

Phrase list

Basics

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

- nis  ½ - nis 

-

0 - sifr  

-

1 - yak 

-

2 - du  

-

3 - se 

-

4 - chor 

-

5 - panj

-

6 - shash 

-

7 - haft

-

8 - hasht

-

9 - nuh  

-

10 - dah  

-

11 - yozdah 

-

12 - duvozdah 

-

13 - senzdah

-

14 - chordah

-

15 - ponzdah

-

16 - shonzdah

-

17 - habdah

-

18 - hajdah

-

19 - nuzdah

-

20 - bist  

-

21 - bistu-yak  

-

22 - bistu-du 

-

50 - panjoh

-

100 - sad  

-

1000 -yak hazor

Time

Clock time

Duration

Days

Months

Writing time and date

Colors

Transportation

Bus and train

Directions

Taxi

Lodging

Money

Eating

Bars

Shopping

Driving

Authority

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