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Please!! April 07, 2006 7:36 PM

Onegai!! (onegai)

Some i do not know/imagine how it should be pronounced!!

Could you put how to pronounce if possible??

Woo, i do wish if i could hear the words with true voice of YOU/Friends here!!

This page may be little bit helpful, i hope.

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how to pronounce in Indonesian language April 07, 2006 8:38 PM

In bahasa Indonesia, we simply pronounce it with the same way we write it, like selamat=selamat, halo=halo.  [ send green star]  [ accepted]
Thank You Dini! April 07, 2006 9:05 PM

Terima kasih, Dini!

Japanese is also!

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your welcome April 08, 2006 12:26 AM

byoodoo ni, Tomoko!!

--is that correct?--

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anonymous Please April 08, 2006 3:39 AM

prosze /Polish/=please  [report anonymous abuse]  [ accepted]
 April 08, 2006 3:47 AM

por favor

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 April 09, 2006 6:01 PM

Dini, yes! We have have the word byoodoo(ni), it means "equality". "Smae" is onaji. Same same, onaji onaji!  [ send green star]
in spanish April 09, 2006 9:25 PM

Por favor  [ send green star]  [ accepted]
Bulgarian April 10, 2006 11:58 PM

(will do in most occasions)
Molya te!
(to one person, informal)
Molya Vi!
(to one person, formal, polite)
Molya vi! (to more than one person)
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 April 11, 2006 2:57 AM


Or more formally:


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German April 11, 2006 4:15 AM


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French ~ français April 11, 2006 4:18 AM

S'il vous plaît (polite and formal)

S'il te plaît  (unformal and friendly)


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 April 11, 2006 10:37 AM

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 April 11, 2006 12:50 PM

ALSTUBLIEFT ( formal )

ALSJEBLIEFT  (informal) 


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 April 11, 2006 1:28 PM


Spoken to a man: min fahd lak

spoken to a woman: min fahd lik

It goes after the request such as

shwey ee shwey minfahdlak= Slowly please

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Please April 13, 2006 10:21 AM

TOMOKO said:

Some i do not know/imagine how it should be pronounced!!

Could you put how to pronounce if possible??

I could help you with this:

Key to Pronunciation

Sym   Word          Transcription

α:       father          `fα:σэ*

æ       bad             bæd

ai       cry               krai

au      how             hau

b        back            bæk

d        day              dei

      page            pei


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please April 13, 2006 10:23 AM

        then             en

e        wet              wet

εэ      hair             hεэ*

ei       day              dei

э:       bird             bэ:d

э        ago,ladder   э`gou, `lædэ*

f        full,physics  ful, `fiziks

g        get               get

h        hot              hσt

i:        meet            mi:t

i         sit                sit

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Please April 13, 2006 10:26 AM

       hear            h*

j         yes              jes

k        cold,kill        kould, kil

l         like,fill         laik, fil

m       make           meik

n        not              nσt

ŋ        long            ŋ

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 April 13, 2006 10:28 AM

ŋg      longer          `lσŋgэ*

σ        hot               hσt

o        obey            ou`bei, э`bei

σ:       saw             sσ:

σэ      more            mσэ*, mσ:*

σi       boy              bσi

ou      so,sew,sow  sou

p        put              put

r        red              red

s        sit,this         sit, ∂is

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Please April 13, 2006 10:29 AM

         show,wish   ou, wi

t         tin,hit           tin, hit

t∫       church         t∫э:t∫

θ        thin              θin

u:       boot             bu:t

u        good,put      gud, put

     sure             *

v        very             `veri

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Please April 13, 2006 10:31 AM

Λ       cup             kΛp

w       wet              wet

z        zero,his        `ziэrou, hiz

З        pleasure       `pleЗэ*


taken from my oxford reader’s dictionary. J


example: in Indonesia, hallo (hэ`lou) means halo (hΛlo)

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 April 21, 2006 12:56 AM

Snälla ( I love this word  )

yes , please ! =  Ja tack !   Ja, varsågod !

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anonymous  April 23, 2006 12:50 PM



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