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'''Tibetan''' is the main languange in [[Tibet]] and among Tibetan communities around the world .
 
'''Tibetan''' is the main languange in [[Tibet]] and among Tibetan communities around the world .
  

Revision as of 07:30, 18 March 2007

The Om mani padme hum mantra in Tibetan

Tibetan is the main languange in Tibet and among Tibetan communities around the world .

Contents

Pronunciation guide

Vowels

Consonants

Common diphthongs

Phrase list

Basics

Hello. 
ta-shi de-lek
Hello. (informal
. ( )
How are you? 
 ? ( ?)
Fine, thank you. 
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What is your name? 
kay-râng-gi tsen-lâ kâ-ray-ray?
My name is ______ . 
ngay-ming-la ______ ray.
Nice to meet you. 
. ( )
Please. 
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Thank you. 
tu-jay-chay
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 Tibetian [well]. 
[ ]. ( [ ])
Do you speak English? 
 ? ( ?)
Is there someone here who speaks English? 
 ? ( ?)
Help! 
 ! ( !)
Look out! 
 ! ( !)
Good morning. 
nga-to de-lek
Good evening. 
gong-to de-lek
Good night. 
sim-ja nâng-go
Good night (to sleep
. ( )
I don't understand. 
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Where is the toilet? 
 ? ( ?)

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