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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. 
ассалому алейкум. (sah-lom-ah-lay-koom )
Hello. (informal
салом . (sah-lohm )
How are you? 
 ? ( ?)
Fine, thank you. 
. ( )
What is your name? 
 ? ( ?)
My name is ______ . 
______ . ( _____ .)
Nice to meet you. 
. ( )
Please. 
. ( )
Thank you. 
. ( )
You're welcome. 
. ( )
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]. 
[ ]. ( [ ])
Do you speak English? 
 ? ( ?)
Is there someone here who speaks English? 
 ? ( ?)
Help! 
 ! ( !)
Look out! 
 ! ( !)
Good morning. 
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Good evening. 
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Good night. 
. ( )
Good night (to sleep
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I don't understand. 
. ( )
Where is the toilet? 
 ? ( ?)

Problems

Time

Clock time

Duration

Days

Months

Writing time and date

Colors

black 
сиёҳ (see-yoh )
white 
сафед (sah-fed )
gray 
хокистарранг (kho-kee-star-rang )
red 
сурх (soorkh )
blue 
кабуд (ka-bood )
yellow 
зард (zard )
green 
сабз (sah-bz )
orange 
норанҷӣ (no-ran-jee )
purple 
бунафш (boo-nafsh )
pink
гулобӣ (goo-lo-bee)
brown 
қаҳваранг (qah-vah-rang)

Transportation

Bus and train

Directions

Taxi

Lodging

Money

Eating

Bars

Shopping

Driving

Authority

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