Difference between revisions of "Tamang phrasebook"
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.Tamang (Devnagari: तामाङ; tāmāng) is a term used to collectively refer to a dialect cluster spoken in parts of Nepal and Sikkim. It comprises Eastern Tamang, Northwestern Tamang, Southwestern Tamang, Eastern Gorkha Tamang, and Western Tamang. Lexical similarity between Eastern Tamang (which is regarded as the most prominent) and other Tamang languages varies between 81% to 63%; lexical similarity between Spanish and Portuguese, for instance, is estimated at 89%
The Tamang language has further been subdivided into the following dialects-
Tamang language is the largest Tibeto-Burman language in Nepal.
Some grammatical features of Tamang languages are
Phonetically Tamang languages are tonal.
GHYAM KHAI HONA MULA?' WHICH IS THE WAY
SUIIGU SUIBA WRITE LETTER, NOTE.
PLACK PLACK DUIJI GOT EXHAUSTED, HUNGRY
BALAY GHAAYJHI LEGS GOT TIRED 'AIDA TANGHJI' LIKED YOU
SAAM JAABA CHIM GOT GOOD OPINIONS,WELLWISHER.
DIUGU SOLGAY LET'S HAVE LUNCH 'KALBA SHA BHOW' BRING FRIED MEAT
TITPA, NANBA TOLA NEED BEDSHEETS, BLANKETS
MU MUDRAJHI, DINI MUDRAJHI OVERCAST SKY,
MAAN TOLA NEED MEDICINE
HA NGHOGO DON'T TEASE
NAMSOI PINJHI BLESSED YOU
PRENBALASI,PRENSI BAJHI COERCED, USED FORCE,(PRENBA)
BYANSI BAJI SNATCHED
HADEBBA GHYAM DIFFICULT PATH.
BOMO THOONGJHI GOT ANGRY
'HUU TOJHIWANT TO SLEEP
KUI FUIJHI AM THIRSTY
Writing time and date
Bus and train