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ENGLISH=ENGLISH=KACHIN DICTIONARY & THESAURUS Inglik=Inglik=Jinghpaw, Ga Htai Chyum: hte, Ga Bung" Lakchyoi

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Inglik ga hku ka da ai manu dan makam masham laika hte Kaga mungkan hpaji amyu hkum sumhpa laika ni hpe Wunpawng sha ni tinang a ga hku lu hti hkra ga gale ai ni jai lang lu na matu yaw shada let ndai “Kachin Today Ga Htai Chyum” hpe lajang shapraw ai re. Ndai Ga Htai Chyum hta laklai shai ai lam ni gaw: (1) Inglik ga hkum sen mi mun manga (150,000 entries) rawng ai. (2) Ahkyak ai Inglik ga hkum ni hpe nsen nem tsaw (pronunciation) bang da ai. (e.g. important /im' por" tahnt/adj. ahkyak ai:) (3) Jinghpaw ni hte Jinghpaw n re ai Kaga amyu sha ni Jinghpaw laika si ni hpe nsen jaw hkra chye hti na matu laksan nsen nem tsaw kumla banag da ai. (e.g. na (hear), na: (ear), na" (from), na, na, (unlucky or misfortune), na' (taking a long time) (4) Jinghpaw hku lachyum shaleng da ai hpe asan sha n chye na yang Inglik hku shingdaw yu lu hkra ahkyak ai Inglik ga nkau mi hpe dang lu ai daram Inglik hku mung lachyum shaleng da ai. (e.g. zany / zei" ni:/adj. amusingly unconventional and individual / panhte (sh) mani: hpa: jau ya. zeitgeist / zait' gaist / n. the characteristic spirit or mood of a particular period of history /labau" masa: lamang) (5) Inglik ga si ni hpe noun(n), pronoun(pron.), verb transitive(vt), verb intransitive(vi), adjective(adj.) adverb(adv), preposition(prep.), conjunction(conj), Interjection(interj.)/ exclamation(exclam.) ka madun da ai. (6) Ya prat na hpungtang hpaji ga ni IT language ni, messaging ga ni, hte NGO uhpung: uhpawng ga ni hpe dang lu ai daram ka bang da ai. (7) Lachyum bung lakchyoi (thesaurus) hpe bang da ai. (e.g. zone / zoun / n. 1. an area that has particular characteristics or a particular use /ginwang: daw 2. (also time zone) an area where a common standard time is used /aten masat bung" ai: ginwang: Thesaurus: area, belt, district, domain, locality, neighborhood, province, quarter, region, section, sector, sphere, territory, tract, vicinity (8) Ga Kadun(abbreviations) ni hpe mung dang lu ai made bang da ai: (e.g. UN/abbrev. United Nations, KIO/abbrev. Kachin Independence Organization)

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Matsing: (1) Nta U(chicken) hte nam U(bird) hpe capital "U" ka ai. (2) Ta dip jak(typewriter hta n rawng ai ga si nhkyeng a (italic) a malai A(upper case/ capital) hpe lang ai. (e.g. A lu ai: taRa" = the beatitudes) (3) "g" nsen pru ai "k" hpe "K" (upper case/ capital)) lang ai. (e.g. Karai Kasang; Kanu Kawa; Kashu Kasha; Kagu Kamoi:; Kajam galam; Kabu: gara:) (4) Kaga ga la ni:(consonants in upper case): (Wa"(daddy); Nu"(mommy); Moi: (aunty); Ning: (sister-in-law); Loi mi: ( a little); Maru: Marang: (disorder); Rat' (husband's younger brother or wife of man's older brother);Ngawng: hkawm: ai: (loitering); Nyaw mat ai; (soaked or wet) (5) Ga si matut na (sh) n matut na: (e.g. rai" tim= raitim) rai" ti' mung = rai" timung tsaw' ra,=tsawra, sum: mwi: = summwi: ding: hpring: = dinghpring: Chyoi pra' ai: We:nyi: = Chyoipra' Wenyi: hpa, ji" = hpaji" ma sa de' ai: =masade' ai: ma' hkra = mahkra ning gun =ngun ning nan: = nnan: ning: htoi" = nhtoi" ning:sin") (6) Ningdang ai ga ni: (negations): (e.g. n: Kaja: ai: /not good/ (7) Hkret dun (hyphen): n-gun n: rawng: ai: /not strong/ n-gu: /rice/ n-yun bu, ai; /indignant/ shagrau: sha-a /honor/ majoi sha-u:/ deluge/ Ma-un si/coconut/ da-u:/coffin/ Inglik laika hti sharin hka ja nga ai Jinghpaw Wunpawng sha ni hte Jinghpaw laika sharin la mayu ai Kaga amyu masha ni a matu akyu rawng na myit mada ai.

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