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===Numbers===
 
===Numbers===
  
; 1 :бір  (''beer '')
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; 1 :бір  (''beer '') - bir
; 2 :екі  (''eh-kee '')
+
; 2 :екі  (''eh-kee '') - eki
; 3 :үш(''oosh '')
+
; 3 :үш(''oosh '') - ush
; 4 :төрт  (''tow-rt '')
+
; 4 :төрт  (''tow-rt '') - tort
; 5 :бес  (''bes '')
+
; 5 :бес  (''bes '') - bes
; 6 :алты  (''al-ty '')
+
; 6 :алты  (''al-ty '') - alti
; 7 :жеті  (''je-tee '')
+
; 7 :жеті  (''je-tee '') - jeti
; 8 :сегіз  (''sye-geez '')
+
; 8 :сегіз  (''sye-geez '') - sekiz
; 9 :тоғыз  (''to-ghyz '')
+
; 9 :тоғыз  (''to-ghyz '') - togiz
; 10 :он  (''ohn '')
+
; 10 :он  (''ohn '') - on
 
; 11 :он бір (''ohn-beer '')
 
; 11 :он бір (''ohn-beer '')
 
; 12 :он екі  (''ohn-eh-kee '')
 
; 12 :он екі  (''ohn-eh-kee '')
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; 18 :он сегіз  (''ohn-sye-geez '')
 
; 18 :он сегіз  (''ohn-sye-geez '')
 
; 19 :он тоғыз  (''ohn-to-ghyz '')
 
; 19 :он тоғыз  (''ohn-to-ghyz '')
; 20 :жиырма  (''ji-yrma '')
+
; 20 :жиырма  (''ji-yrma '') - jiirma
 
; 21 :жиырма бір  (''ji-yrma-beer '')
 
; 21 :жиырма бір  (''ji-yrma-beer '')
; 22 :  ('' '')
+
; 30 :oтуз (''ot-hoosh '') - otuz
; 23 :  ('' '')
+
; 40 :қырқ (''qyrq '') - kirk
; 30 :  ('' '')
+
; 50 :елу (''eloo '') - elu
; 40 :  ('' '')
+
; 60 :алтмыш (''altmysh '') - altmish
; 50 :  ('' '')
+
; 70 :жетміш (''jetmeesh '') - jetmish
; 60 :  ('' '')
+
; 80 :сексен (''sye-gsehn '') - seksen
; 70 :  ('' '')
+
; 90 :тоғсан (''to-ghsahn '') - togsan
; 80 :  ('' '')
+
; 100 :жүз (''jooz '') - juz
; 90 :  ('' '')
+
; 200 :екі жүз (''eh-kee jooz '')
; 100 :  ('' '')
+
; 300 :үш жүз (''oosh jooz '')
; 200 : ('' '')
+
; 1,000 :мын (''myn '') - min
; 300 : ('' '')
+
; 2,000 :екі мын (''eh-kee myn '')
; 1,000 :  ('' '')
 
; 2,000 : ('' '')
 
 
; 1,000,000 :  ('' '')
 
; 1,000,000 :  ('' '')
; 1,000,000,000 :миллиард  (''mee-lee-art '')
+
; 1,000,000,000 :миллиард  (''mee-lee-art '') - milliard
 
; 1,000,000,000,000 :  ('' '')
 
; 1,000,000,000,000 :  ('' '')
 
; number _____ (train, bus, etc.) : ('' '')
 
; number _____ (train, bus, etc.) : ('' '')

Revision as of 01:31, 27 August 2010

Kazakh (also named Qazaq; Qazaq tili, Қазақ тілі in Kazakh) is the national language of Kazakhstan, though it is also widely understood in neighboring Mongolia.

Pronunciation guide

Vowels

Consonants

Common diphthongs

Phrase list

Basics

Common signs

OPEN 
CLOSED 
ENTRANCE 
EXIT 
PUSH 
PULL 
TOILET 
MEN 
WOMEN 
FORBIDDEN 


Hello. 
Сәлеметсіз бе . (sah-lem-met-siz-be )
Hello. (informal
Сәлем . (sah-lem )
How are you? 
Халыңыз қалай? (khaly-ngyz-qalai?)
Fine, thank you. 
Рахмет, өте жақсы. . (rakh-met, ohte-jaq-sy )
What is your name? 
 ? ( ?)
My name is ______ . 
Менің атым ______ . ( meninq-atym _____ .)
Nice to meet you. 
Сізбен танысқаныма қуаныштымын . (siz-ben-tany-sqany-ma-kwanu-shty-myn )
Please. 
. ( )
Thank you. 
Рахмет. (rakh-met )
You're welcome. 
. ( )
Yes. 
иә. (ee-ah )
No. 
жоқ. (joq )
Excuse me. (getting attention
. ( )
Excuse me. (begging pardon
. ( )
I'm sorry. 
. ( )
Goodbye 
сау бол. (saw-bol )
I can't speak name of language [well]. 
[ ]. ( [ ])
Do you speak English? 
Сіз ағылшынша сөйлейсіз бе?  ? (siz-aghyl-shyn-sha-soi-lei-siz-be ?)
Is there someone here who speaks English? 
 ? ( ?)
Help! 
 ! ( !)
Look out! 
 ! ( !)
Good morning. 
қайырлы таң. (qai-yr-ly-tang)
Good evening. 
кеш жарық.(kesh-jaryq )
Good night. 
сәтті түн. (sah-te-toor)
I don't understand. 
Мен түсінбеймін. (men-toors-sin-bei-min )
Where is the toilet? 
 ? ( ?)

Problems

Leave me alone. 
. ( .)
Don't touch me! 
 ! ( !)
I'll call the police. 
. ( .)
Police! 
 ! ( !)
Stop! Thief! 
 ! ! ( ! !)
I need your help. 
. ( .)
It's an emergency. 
. ( .)
I'm lost. 
. ( .)
I lost my bag. 
. ( .)
I lost my wallet. 
. ( .)
I'm sick. 
. ( .)
I've been injured. 
. ( .)
I need a doctor. 
. ( .)
Can I use your phone? 
 ? ( ?)

Numbers

бір (beer ) - bir
екі (eh-kee ) - eki
үш(oosh ) - ush
төрт (tow-rt ) - tort
бес (bes ) - bes
алты (al-ty ) - alti
жеті (je-tee ) - jeti
сегіз (sye-geez ) - sekiz
тоғыз (to-ghyz ) - togiz
10 
он (ohn ) - on
11 
он бір (ohn-beer )
12 
он екі (ohn-eh-kee )
13 
он үш (ohn-oosh )
14 
он төрт (ohn-tow-rt )
15 
он бес (ohn-bes )
16 
он алты (ogn-al-ty)
17 
он жеті (ohn-je-tee )
18 
он сегіз (ohn-sye-geez )
19 
он тоғыз (ohn-to-ghyz )
20 
жиырма (ji-yrma ) - jiirma
21 
жиырма бір (ji-yrma-beer )
30 
oтуз (ot-hoosh ) - otuz
40 
қырқ (qyrq ) - kirk
50 
елу (eloo ) - elu
60 
алтмыш (altmysh ) - altmish
70 
жетміш (jetmeesh ) - jetmish
80 
сексен (sye-gsehn ) - seksen
90 
тоғсан (to-ghsahn ) - togsan
100 
жүз (jooz ) - juz
200 
екі жүз (eh-kee jooz )
300 
үш жүз (oosh jooz )
1,000 
мын (myn ) - min
2,000 
екі мын (eh-kee myn )
1,000,000 
( )
1,000,000,000 
миллиард (mee-lee-art ) - milliard
1,000,000,000,000 
( )
number _____ (train, bus, etc.) 
( )
half 
( )
less 
( )
more 
( )

Time

now 
( )
later 
( )
before 
( )
morning 
( )
afternoon 
( )
evening 
( )
night 
( )

Clock time

one o'clock AM 
( )
two o'clock AM 
( )
noon 
( )
one o'clock PM 
( )
two o'clock PM 
( )
midnight 
( )

Duration

_____ minute(s) 
( )
_____ hour(s) 
( )
_____ day(s) 
( )
_____ week(s) 
( )
_____ month(s) 
( )
_____ year(s) 
( )

Days

today 
( )
yesterday 
( )
tomorrow 
( )
this week 
( )
last week 
( )
next week 
( )
Sunday 
жексенбі (jek-sen-bi )
Monday 
дүйсенбі (dui-sen-bi )
Tuesday 
сейсенбі (sei-sen-bi )
Wednesday 
сәрсенбі (sahr-sen-bi )
Thursday 
бейсенбі (bei-sen-bi )
Friday 
жұма (juma )
Saturday 
сенбі (sen-bi )

Months

January 
Қаңтар (qang-tar )
February 
Ақпан (aq-pan )
March 
Наурыз (naw-ryz )
April 
Сәуір (sah-wir )
May 
Мамыр (mah-myr )
June 
Маусым (maw-sym )
July 
Шілде (shil-deh )
August 
Тамыз (tamyz )
September 
Қыркүйек (qyrku-yek )
October 
Қазан (qazan )
November 
Қараша (qara-sha )
December 
Желтоқсан (jeltoq-san )

Writing time and date

Colors

black 
қара (qah-rah )
white 
ақ (aq )
gray 
сұр (sur )
red 
қызыл (kyr-zyl )
blue 
көк (kohkh )
yellow 
сары (sary )
green 
жасыл (jas-yl )
orange 
сарғылт (sar-ghylt )
purple 
күлгін (kouhl-gin )
brown 
қоңыр (qong-ir )

Transportation

Bus and train

How much is a ticket to _____? 
( )
One ticket to _____, please. 
( )
Where does this train/bus go? 
( )
Where is the train/bus to _____? 
( )
Does this train/bus stop in _____? 
( )
When does the train/bus for _____ leave? 
( )
When will this train/bus arrive in _____? 
( )

Directions

How do I get to _____ ? 
( )
...the train station? 
( )
...the bus station? 
( )
...the airport? 
( )
...downtown? 
( )
...the youth hostel? 
( )
...the _____ hotel? 
( )
...the American/Canadian/Australian/British consulate? 
( )
Where are there a lot of... 
( )
...hotels? 
( )
...restaurants? 
( )
...bars? 
( )
...sites to see? 
( )
Can you show me on the map? 
( )
street 
( )
Turn left. 
( )
Turn right. 
( )
left 
( )
right 
( )
straight ahead 
( )
towards the _____ 
( )
past the _____ 
( )
before the _____ 
( )
Watch for the _____. 
( )
intersection 
( )
north 
( )
south 
( )
east 
( )
west 
( )
uphill 
( )
downhill 
( )

Taxi

Taxi! 
( )
Take me to _____, please. 
( )
How much does it cost to get to _____? 
( )
Take me there, please. 
( )

Lodging

Do you have any rooms available? 
( )
How much is a room for one person/two people? 
( )
Does the room come with... 
( )
...bedsheets? 
( )
...a bathroom? 
( )
...a telephone? 
( )
...a TV? 
( )
May I see the room first? 
( )
Do you have anything quieter? 
( )
...bigger? 
( )
...cleaner? 
( )
...cheaper? 
( )
OK, I'll take it. 
( )
I will stay for _____ night(s). 
( )
Can you suggest another hotel? 
( )
Do you have a safe? 
( )
...lockers? 
( )
Is breakfast/supper included? 
( )
What time is breakfast/supper? 
( )
Please clean my room. 
( )
Can you wake me at _____? 
( )
I want to check out. 
( )

Money

Do you accept American/Australian/Canadian dollars? 
( )
Do you accept British pounds? 
( )
Do you accept Euros? 
( )
Do you accept credit cards? 
( )
Can you change money for me? 
( )
Where can I get money changed? 
( )
Can you change a traveler's check for me? 
( )
Where can I get a traveler's check changed? 
( )
What is the exchange rate? 
( )
Where is an automatic teller machine (ATM)? 
( )

Eating

A table for one person/two people, please. 
( )
Can I look at the menu, please? 
( )
Can I look in the kitchen? 
( )
Is there a house specialty? 
( )
Is there a local specialty? 
( )
I'm a vegetarian. 
( )
I don't eat pork. 
( )
I don't eat beef. 
( )
I only eat kosher food. 
( )
Can you make it "lite", please? (less oil/butter/lard
( )
fixed-price meal 
( )
a la carte 
( )
breakfast 
( )
lunch 
( )
tea (meal
( )
supper 
( )
I want _____. 
( )
I want a dish containing _____. 
( )
chicken 
( )
beef 
( )
fish 
( )
ham 
( )
sausage 
( )
cheese 
( )
eggs 
( )
salad 
( )
(fresh) vegetables 
( )
(fresh) fruit 
( )
bread 
( )
toast 
( )
noodles 
( )
rice 
( )
beans 
( )
May I have a glass of _____? 
( )
May I have a cup of _____? 
( )
May I have a bottle of _____? 
( )
coffee 
( )
tea (drink
( )
juice 
( )
(bubbly) water 
( )
(still) water 
( )
beer 
( )
red/white wine 
( )
May I have some _____? 
( )
salt 
( )
black pepper 
( )
butter 
( )
Excuse me, waiter? (getting attention of server)
( )
I'm finished. 
( )
It was delicious. 
( )
Please clear the plates. 
( )
The check, please. 
( )

Bars

Do you serve alcohol? 
( )
Is there table service? 
( )
A beer/two beers, please. 
( )
A glass of red/white wine, please. 
( )
A pint, please. 
( )
A bottle, please. 
( )
_____ (hard liquor) and _____ (mixer), please. 
( )
whiskey 
( )
vodka 
( )
rum 
( )
water 
( )
club soda 
( )
tonic water 
( )
orange juice 
( )
Coke (soda
( )
Do you have any bar snacks? 
( )
One more, please. 
( )
Another round, please. 
( )
When is closing time? 
( )
Cheers! 
( )

Shopping

Do you have this in my size? 
( )
How much is this? 
( )
That's too expensive. 
( )
Would you take _____? 
( )
expensive 
( )
cheap 
( )
I can't afford it. 
( )
I don't want it. 
( )
You're cheating me. 
( )
I'm not interested. 
(..)
OK, I'll take it. 
( )
Can I have a bag? 
( )
Do you ship (overseas)? 
( )
I need... 
( )
...toothpaste. 
( )
...a toothbrush. 
( )
...tampons. 
. ( )
...soap. 
( )
...shampoo. 
( )
...pain reliever. (e.g., aspirin or ibuprofen
( )
...cold medicine. 
( )
...stomach medicine. 
... ( )
...a razor. 
( )
...an umbrella. 
( )
...sunblock lotion. 
( )
...a postcard. 
( )
...postage stamps. 
( )
...batteries. 
( )
...writing paper. 
( )
...a pen. 
( )
...English-language books. 
( )
...English-language magazines. 
( )
...an English-language newspaper. 
( )
...an English-English dictionary. 
( )

Driving

I want to rent a car. 
( )
Can I get insurance? 
( )
stop (on a street sign
( )
one way 
( )
yield 
( )
no parking 
( )
speed limit 
( )
gas (petrol) station 
( )
petrol 
( )
diesel 
( )

Authority

I haven't done anything wrong. 
( )
It was a misunderstanding. 
( )
Where are you taking me? 
( )
Am I under arrest? 
( )
I am an American/Australian/British/Canadian citizen. 
( )
I want to talk to the American/Australian/British/Canadian embassy/consulate. 
( )
I want to talk to a lawyer. 
( )
Can I just pay a fine now? 
( )

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