Welcome to the third Burmese lesson about nouns. This time we will first learn about fruits and vegetables, followed by grammar rules, then food items, finally a conversation in Burmese to help you practice your daily phrases.
ar lu myar
kha yan chin thee myar
kyat thun ni myar
mon lar u ni myar
thit thee myar
pan thee myar
nghat pyaw thee myar
lain maw thee myar
In general nouns refer to a person, an object, or abstract ideas. For example: a fast runner the noun is [runner] because it refers to a person. The examples below use nouns in different ways and places to demonstrate how they behave in a sentence.
|Grammar + Rules - Burmese|
|do you have milk?|
[verb + noun] thint si hmar nwar noh shi ba tha lar
|I have milk and coffee|
[preposition + noun] kyun note hmar near noh nei coffe shi ba de
|he has three apples|
[number + plural noun] thu hmar pan thee thone lone shi de
|she only has one apple|
[number + singular noun] thu ma hmar pan thee ta lone hti shi de
|we live in a small house|
[adjective + noun] kyun note doh ain thay lay ta lone hti twin ne ba thie
|I like our breakfast|
[pronoun + noun] kyun note doh ye nan nat sa ko kyun note kyaik ba thie
The following are nouns of food items that you might be interested in learning and memorizing.
nan nat sa
nay le sa
Now we finally reach the fun part, the practice of the daily conversations. These phrases are used to get to know new people, and break the ice.
|English - Burmese|
|Do you speak (English/ Burmese)? thin ingalait/ bamar sagar pyaw ba tha lar|
|Just a little ne ne ba be|
|I like Burmese kyun note bamar sagarr ko kyaik ba de|
|Can I practice with you? kkyun note thin ne le kyint loh ya ma lar|
|How old are you? thint a thet be laut shi pyi le|
|I'm thirty three years old kyun note a thet thone se shi ba pyi|
|It was nice talking to you thin ne sagar pyaw ya da kaung ba de|
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