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+ing – dang Able – balah About – kumba About – shaphang, kumba Above – sha jrong Absent – bapep, ymdon

Add – kheinlang After – hadien After school – ynda lawai skul Again – pat, biang Age – ka rta, por, pateng Agree – mynjur, iahap jingmut Air – ka lyer All – baroh All – baroh All right – bashait, babit Allow – shah Alone – marwei Also – run, de Always – barabor Always – barabor, man ka por Ambition – ka jingangnud Angry – babitar Animal – u, ka mrad Another – kawei, pat Answer – ka jubab Ant – u dkhiew Anxious – basngewkhuslai Are – long, don, dei Arms – ki ksangkti Arrive – poi Arrow – u khnam Ash – u dpei Ask – ong, kylli, pan Ass – ka kada At – ha At the foot – ha trai, ha lyeit Attempt – ka jingpyrshang Aunt – ka kmienah, ka niakha, ka nia Axe – u side Baby – u, ka khyllung Bachelor – u rangsotti Bad – basniew Bake – syang, shet syang

Ban alhia – to be idle Ban don – to be present Ban kloi – to be ready; to be prepared Ban long ki bahok – to be honest Ban long uba shisha – to be true Ban pyrkhing – to be strict Ban smat – to be busy; to be active; to be smart Ban suk – to be happy Band – ka kynhun Bank – ka rudwal Bat – ka lymbit Bazar – ka iew Bear – ka dngiem Bear – kit, kha, bah Beautiful – baitynnad, babha briew Bee – u ngap Before – hakhmat Began – la sdang Being – sdang Believe – ngeit Belly – ka kpoh Bend – khun, dem Beside – harud, ha syndah Best – babha tam Better – kham bha, kham shait Big – baheh Bird – ka sim Bird – ki sim Birth – ka jingkha Bitch – ka ksew Bite – dait Bitter – bakthang Black – baiong Bleat – pah Blind – bamatlah Blood – ka snam Blue – bajngum Boar – u sniang Boat – ka lieng kynda Body – ka met Boil – shet, phon Bold – baiaw, bashynrang Bone – ka shyieng

Book – ka kot, ka kitab Book – ki kot, ki kitab Boots – ki juti (jrong) Bough – ka tnat Bow – ka ryntieh Box – ka synduk Box – ka synduk Boy – u khynnah Brain – ka jabieng Brass – ka rnong Brave – bashlur Bray – pah Break – pynpait Breast – ka shadem Breast, chest – ka shadem Breathe – ringmynsiem Brick – u mawit Brick – u mawit Bright – baphyrnai Bring – wallam Brother – I hep Brother – u hynmen, u para Brother – u para, u hynmen Brother-in-law – u kynum Brown – basawbthuh Brush – niad, kyrshut Bud – u shylluit Bug – ka simad Build – shna, thaw, tei Bull – u masi Bunch – ka song Burn – meh, thang Bush – ka lawbniap Business – ka kam But – thied Cage – ka ruh Calf – u khun masi Call – khot Can – lah Can – lah, nang Card – ka kali Care – suidniew Careful – baphikir babniah Carpenter – u mirteridieng

Carry – kit, rong, rah Cash – iapli, iapein Certain – bathikna Chair – ka shuki Chase – beh Chatter – kynkaw Cheap – batad, bajem dor Cheat – shukor Cheat – shukor Cheek – ka ngab Cheerful – baphuhmut Chew – ktha Chide – mai, sneng, dumok Child – u ne ka khynnah rit, khun rit Child – u, ka khynnah rit Chin – ka tmoh Chop – khrai, pom City – ka nongbah Clap – thap kti Clean – bakhuid, ba suba Clearly – shai, shynna Clever – basian, banang Climb – kiew Clock – ba baje heh Clock – ka baje Close – khang, pynwai, wai Close to – ha syndah Cloth – ka jain Cloud – u lyoh Cock – u syiar Cold – bakhriat Colour – ka rong Come – ale Come back – wan phai Common – bajudon, ba long riewmadan Compel – pynbor Complete – ba la biang nadong shading Coo – ud Copper – ka tama Cork – u kak Corn – u kew Cost – ka dor, jinglur

Could – la lah, donbor Country – ka ri Cow – ka masi Coward – u khawpud Cowdung – ka eitmasi Creep – par Crew (v) – kynih Croak – pah Crooked – bakdor Crop of apple – ki jingkheit soh appil Crow – ka tyngab Crow (v) – kynih Cry – iam Cry – iam, lynniar, pyrta Cultivator – u nongrep Curb – u shymprong, ka tham Custom – ka riti, ka dustur Cut – ot, kum ot Danger – ka jingmynsaw Dark – badum Daughter – ka khun Day – ka sngi Day – ka sngi Dead – baiap Dear – barem, baieit Death – ka jingiap Debt – ka ram, jingdapram Decent room – ka kamra ka ba-ibit Deep – bajylliew Desirous – bakwah Died – iap Died – laiap Differ – iapher Difficult – baeh, bashitom Dig for – tih ban wad Diligent – baminot Dim – babyrngut Dip – Wieh Dirt – ka jakhlia Dirty – ba jakhlia Ditch – ka kharai Do – leh Dog – u ksew Dolls – ki khunbynriew

Dolls – ki khunmynriew Don’t – wat Door – ka jingkhang Dove – ka paro, lyngdkhur Drag – ring patan Drain – ka liew nur Drake – u han Draw – ring Draw – tong Dream – phohsniew Drink – dih Driver – u nongniah Drop – pynhap, hap Drum – ka ksing Dry – barkhiang, bashrah Duck – ka han Dug up – la tih lut Dull – babeit, baluin Dunce – u bieit Dust – ka pum pum Duster – ka jingniad Duty – ka kamra Dwarf – u riewkhain, riewraid Dying – bajan iap Each – kawei kawei Eager – bakwah; ba angnud Eagle – u pukni Ear – ka shkor Earth – ka khyndew, ka pyrthei East – ka mihngi Easy – bajem Eat – bam Eight – phra Elbow – ka tymbuit Empty – basuda, bathylli End – ka bakut, kaba wai Enough – biang, dei Enter – rung, pynrung Envy – bishni Evening – janmiet Ever – ju, julong Every – manla Evil – basniew, bymman Excuse – map

Explain – batai, pynshai Face – ka khmat Faithful – baiaineh Fall – ym lah False – balamler, bymshisha Famous – bapawnam Far – bajngai Farm – ka lyngkha Farmer – u nongrep, u nongri jingri Fast – basted Fat – basngaid, babha met Father – u kpa Father – u kpa, i papa Father-in-law – u kthaw-kurim Fear (v) – sheptieng Feed – aibam, bsa Feel – iba, sngew Feel – sngew Fell – la hap Fell – pynkyllon khet Fell ill – la kem pang Fence – ka jingker Few – Khyndiat Fight – ialeh iashoh, iadat Find – shem, lap Fine – baitynnad, bani Fine – ka kuna Fingers – ki shynriahti Fire – ka ding Fire-fly – u niangbading Firewood – ka diengiap Firmly – skhem, triang First – banyngkong Fish – ka dohkha Flash – thaba, tyngshain Flat – bamadan Flee – phet, beh noh Flesh – ka doh Flog – sympat Fly – her Fly – u skain Foe, enemy – u nongshun Fond – basngewieit Food – ka jingbam

Foolish – babieit, banana Foot – ka kjat For a week – shitaiew Forehead – ka shalangmat Foreigner – u mynder Forget – klet Fortnight – artaiew Fortunate – babha nusip Found – la shem Fourth – basw Fox – u myrsiang Fox – u myrsiang Frequent – babunsien Friend – u ka lok ne paralok From – na Fruit – u soh Fry – sdieh Fuel – ka diengiap Full – badap Gain – ioh, iohnong, myntoi Game – ka byrngia Gather – ialang, lum Gave – ai Gave – la ai Gentle – bajemnud Gentle – balui-lui, bajemnud Gentleman – u riewdon burom Get – ioh, wallam Get on – shembha, manbha Get up – khie Giant – u rakot, u ramhah Girl – ka khynnah Give – ai Glad – basngewbha Glass – ka iit Glee – ka jingsngew muja Go – Khie Go – leit Goat – ka blang God – U Blei Gold – ka ksiar Good – babha Goods – ka mar Goose – ku han

Grand-daughter – ka ksiew Grandfather – u kprad Grandmother – ka kmierad Grandson – u ksiew Grass – u phlang Great – bakhraw Greatly – shikatdei, shibun Green – bajyrngam Grow – mih Guide – u nongialam, u nonglam lynti Gun – ka saloi Hair – u shniuh Half – shiteng Hallow – bathliew Handkerchief – ka rumar Handle – ka jingbat Hands – ki kti Handsome – babhabriew, ba ilub Hang – sdien, wah Happiness – ka jingsuk Happy – basuk Hardy – baeh Hare – ka skei Harm – ka jingma, ka baniew Has – don, dei Haste – ka jingkloi, ka jingkyrkieh Hasty – bakyrkieh Hat – ka tupia Hate – ishi, ijli Hate – isih Hatred – ka jingisih Haughty – bameng Have – don, dei Have buried – la btep, la tep Hawk – u kbeit He – u, ma u, i, ma i He – u, ma u, ma i He will – un Health – ka jingkoit-jingkhiah Healthy – bakoit bakhiah Hear – iohsngew, sngew Heavy – bakhia, ba jur Heir – u nongiohpateng Heiress – ka bakhot sngewbha

Help – iarap Help – iarap Helpful – baiarap Hem – suh-rmiang Her – jong ka, ia ka, ia i Here – hangne, shane Hers – jong ka, jong i Him – ia u, ia i Hind – ka bthong Hire – ka baiwai His – jong u, jong i Hiss – pyrsad Hold – bat Holy – bakhuid Home – ka la iing Honest – bahok Honey – ka ngap Hoot – pah Horrible – basngewtriem Horse – u kulai Hot – bashit, bakhluit Hour – ka kynta Hourhand – u kti kynta House – ka iing Hue – ka rong Hum – kynud Humble – basngewrit Hungry – bathngan Hunter – u nongbehmrad Hurt – pynmynsaw Husband – u tnga Hut – i iingrit I – nga, ma nga I not – nga+ym = ngam I shall – ngan Ice – u thah Iehnoh – leave Ill – bapang Impatient – bymiaishah Important – badonkam In – ha, hapoh In a – hapdeng In time – ha ka paor babiang In vain – Iehnoh ei

Increase – pynroi pynbun Indeed – da shisha Inform – pyntip Inkpot – u khiew sia Inside – hapoh, shapoh Invite – khotsngewbha Iron – u nar Is – long, don, dei It – ka, ia ka Its – jong ka, jong u Jaw – ka tyngam Joint – ka mat Joy – ka jingkmen Joyous – bakmen Jump – rynsied, sied Just – bahok Keep – ri, sumar, da Kernels – ki shyieng shohpieng Kerosene – ka umphniang sharak Key – u shabi Kick – kynjat Kill – pyniap Kind – basbun Kind – ka jaid King – u syiem Kite – ka khlieng Kite – ka kot kudi Knee – ka khohsiew Knew – tip Knife – ka shaku, ka tari Knit – thain Knock – tied tok tok Know – tip Lad – u khynnah Lady – ka bakhraw batri Lady – ka mem Lady – ka rtewdonburom Lake – ka pung Lake – ka pungheh Lamb – u khunlangbrot Lame – badkoh Lamp – ka sharak Land – ka khyndew, ka ri Lane – ka lynti

Lap – ka pneh Lass – ka khynnah Last – shah, neh Late – slem, dier Lay – kha Lead – ialam Lead – ialam Lead – ka sisa Leaf – ka sla Lean – baraikhoh Lean – shanniah Leap – rynsied, khih khmen Leech – u thliem Left – iehnoh, mih na Lend – ai kylliang Less – baduna Let – ai Let – ai, shah, ia Liar – u balamler, u lamler Lick – jliah Lie – kaba lamler, ka lamler Life – ka jingim Lift – rah, kyntiew Light – basting Light – ka jingshai, sharak Light (v) – thang, sliew Light up – pynthaba, pynshai Lightning – ka leilieh Like – sngewbha Like – sngewbha, mon Limb – ka dkhot met Lion – u sing Lioness – ka sing Listen to – shahshkor Little – barit Load – ka jingkit Loaf – u ruti Lock – ka tala Locust – u puit Long – bajrong Look – I, khmih, peit Looking-glass, mirror – ki iit khmih Loose – bakylluid, basumor Lord – u bakhraw batri

Lose – pynjah, duh Lose – pynjah, pynduh Lot – shibun, ka nusip Loud – bajam Loudly – jam, tyngeh Love – ieit Love – ieit Love – ka jingieit Low – bapoh Mad – balamwir Madam – ka mem ne ka nonghikai Maid – ka thetsotti Make – thaw Make her ill – pyn pang ia ka Man – u briew Mango – u sohpieng Many – babun, shibun Mare – ka kulai Market – ka iew Master – u babu, u kynrad Master – u kynrad Mat – u shylliah Match – jingia-aireng, jingiakhun May – lah May – lah Me – ia nga Means – lad Medicine – ka dawai Meet – iashem, iakynduh Meeting – ka jingialang Mew – pah Might – la lah, lah leh Mile – ka mail Milk – ka dud Milk – ka dud, ne khem dud Milkman – u kwar Mind – ka jingmut Mind – pyrkhat, pynleit jingmut Mine – ka par Minute – ka minit Mistress – ka nonghikai, ka kynrad Modest – batipduk tipsuk Modify – batai Mole – u kyndad, u thapbasim

Monster – u pad-ingiew Month – u bnai (bakhein) Moon – u bnai Morning – ka step Most – khamtam eh Mother – ka kmie Mother – ka kmie Mother-in-law – ka kiaw kurim Mouse – ka khnai Mouth – ka shyntur Much – shibun Mud –ka ktieh Mule – ka khashor My – jong nga My, mine – jong nga Myself – nga hi Nail – ka tyrsim, u prek Name – ka kyrteng Narrow – bakhim Nature – ka jinglong Naughty – barunar Neat – bakyntiak, ba-i-suba Neck – ka ryndang Nephew – u pyrsa Never – wat ju Never – ym ju New – bathymmai News – ka khubor ne bynta Nib – u nib Nice – basngewtynnad Niece – ka pyrsa Night – ka miet Noise – ka jingiajam Noise – ka jingsawa, ka jingkieh Noon – shiteng sngi, pdeng sngi North – shatei Now – mynta Obey – kohnguh Of – jong, ia Of use – badonkam, bamyntoi Offer – tyrwa Often – bunsien Oil – ka umphniang On – halor, hajrong ha

On foot – da ka jat Once – shisien, shiwat One – uwei, kawei Only – tang Only – tang Open – phuh, ang, plie Open – plie, plied Orchard – ka persoh Others – kiwei pat Ought – dei Our – jong ngi Our, ours – Jong ngi Outside – shabar Outsider – u sohshnong Owl – ka dkhoh Own – la ka jong Ox – u masi-dap Pace – ka jingjam Pain – ka jingpang Paint – ai rong Paint (n) – ka rong Paper – ka kot Pardon – map Pare – siah Parents – ka kmie ki kpa Part – ka bynta Past – ba la lah Patient – baiaishah Pay – ka tulop Pay – siew Peel – khoh Pen – u khulom Pens – ki khulom Perfect – bajanai Perhaps – lehse, tharai Persons – ki briew Pick – tam, puh Pillar – u mot, u rishot Pinch – ksam Place – ka jaka Plant – thung Plant – u jingthung Play – ialehkai Pleasant – basngewtynnad

Please – sngewbha Pleasure – ka jingsngew bha Pocket – ka pla Poet – u myllung Poetess – ka myllung Polite – badonakor Pony – u kulai Pore – ka thliew syep Post – thep, thung Pot – u khiew Potatoes – ki phan Potter – u nongthaw khiew Pray – dwai Precious – bakordor Prepare – khreh Present – badon Present – ka buskit Presently – khala khala Presently – kumne-kumne Pretty – baitynnad Price – ka dor Princess – ka khun syiem Promise – kular Promotion – ka jingkiew klass Pull – ring, kynjut, patan; paring Pupils, students – ki khynnah skul Pure – bakhuid, basngur Purposely – khnang Push – khynniat Put – buh Put off – buhteng Put out – pynlip Put up – shong, sah Queen – ka syiem Question – ka jingkylli Quickly – std, kloi-kloi Quite – bha Rag – ka jainjot Rain – u slap Reach – poi, kot Read – pule Reap – ot Receive – ioh, iohpdiang Red – basaw

Regular – baryntih Relations – ki ba haiing, hasem, ki thana Rent – ka baiwai Repeat – ong biang, iai ong Repent – kylla kaba mut Reply – ka jubab Respect – burom Return – ka jingpynphai, ka kylliang Return (v) – wanphai, leit phai Rib – ka shyieng krung Rice – I khaw Ride – shong kulai Right – badei Ring – tied Ring – tied Rinse – kynruh ktien Ripe – baih Risa – ka jingmih, ka jingkiew River – ka wah Road – ha surok Roadside – ka rud surok Roar – kyrhuh Room – ka karma Rose – u tiewkulap Rough – bakhain, bymjlih Rough – bakhlain Round – bapyllun Round – baroh sawdong Rude – bakhlem akor Ruin – ka jingjot Run – mareh Run at – kynrup Run off – phet noh bak Rupee – ka tyngka Rupees – ka tyngka Rush – tur Rust – ka sarang Sack – ka byrni Sacred – bakyntang Sad – basngewsih Sadly – sngewsih, diaw Salt – ka mluh Sand – u shyiap

Save – hynshew Saw – ka kurat Sawyers – ki nongotkurat Say – ong Scholar – uba ioh baibam, u nongpule wad jingtip School fee – ka bai skul Scold – mai, dumok Scythe – ka rashi Sea – ka duriaw Search – wad, twad Seat – ka jingshong, jaka Second – baar Secure – baskhem bha See – iohi Seed – u symbai Seek – wad Seize – kem Selfish – bakhwan shimet Sell – die Seller – u nongdie Send – phah Send – phah Sent for – la phah khot Sentence – senten Serve – shakri Set – sep, buh Set out – la mih Severely – jur, tyngeh Sew – suh Shallow – bajyndong Shame – ka jinglehrain Sharp – banep Sharpen – lit, pynnep She – ka, i She – ka, ma ka, ma i Shed – ka sem Shelf – ka jingbuhkot Shift – kynriah, pynkynriah Shine – shai Ship – a lieng Shirt – ka sopti poh Shisyndon – at once, immediately, without delay

Shoot – siat Shop – ka dukan Short – balyngkot Should – dei Shoulder – ka tyrpeng Shout – pyrta, kyang Show – pyni, kdew Shut – khang, khylliap Shut – khylliap Shy – balehrain Side – ka liang, ka rud Silly – babieit Silver – ka rupa Sin – ka pop Sing – rwai Singer – u nongrwai Sink – ngam, ngop Sir – u sahep, u babu Sister – I kong Sister – ka para, ka hymen Sister-in-law – ka mynkew Sit – shong Sit down – shong Size – ka jingheh Skin – ka sniehdoh Sleep – bajlih phyrnai Sleep – thiah Slow – basuki Slowly – suki, biang-biang Small – barit Smart – basmati, bashalak Smell – iew Smell – ka jingiew Smoke – ka tdem Smooth – bajlih, pynjlih Snail – ka mattah Snow – ka ior So – Kumta, katta –katta Socks – ki muja lyngkot Sold – la die Sole – ka pohjat Some – khyndiat Sometimes – teng teng Son – u khun

Son – u khun Song – ka jingrwai Song – ka jingrwai Soon – shen shen Sorry – basngewsih Sour – bajew South – shathie Sow – ka sniang Speak – kren Spear – u sum Spirit – u, ka mynsiem Sport – ka jingialehkai Sprang – ryngkoh, sied Spread – jar, thad, pyiar Stag – u bthong Stand – ieng Star – u khlur Start for – mih banleit Stay – sah Steal – tuh Steel – u isbad, u syrti Steel-box – ka synduk isbad Steps – ki jingjam Stick – u diengduh Sting – kynthah Stockings – ki muja jrong Stone – ka maw Stony – bamaw Stood – ieng Story – ka khana Stout – bashait, bapalwan Straight – babeit Straight – babeit Stranger – u nongwei Street – ka surok Strike – shoh, tied Stroll – ka jingiaidkai Strong – bakhlain, bashait, baeh Study – jingpule Stupid – bamutlop, bakuman Suck – kjit, buin Suddenly – kyndit kyndit, khala khala Sufficient – badap, babiang Sum – ka jingkhein

Sun – ka sngi Sunrise – ka mihsngi Sunset – ka sepngi Sure – bathikna, basngew skhem Sweet – bathlang, babang Swim – jngi Sword – ka waitlam Table – ki miej Tail – u tdong Take – shim Take – shim Take it to – leit rah ia ka sha Talents – ka buit, ki sap Talk – iakren Tall – bajrong Tame – bajuh Taste – ka jingmad Tax – ka khajna Teacher – u nonghikai Tear – tar Teeth – ki bniat Tell – iathuh Tent – ka ingjain Terrible – basngewshyrkhei Thank – khublei Thankful – ba sngewnguh That – kata, uta, utai, katai Their, theirs – jong ki There – hangto, hangtai, shato, shatai There are – don There is – don These – kine They – ki, ma ki They – ki, ma ki They will – kin Thieves – ki nongtuh Thigh – ka ibong Things – kiei-kiei Think – pyrkhat Third – balai Thirsty – basliang This – kane This – une Those – kito, kitai, kitei

Thou wilt – men Thrice – laisien, laiwat Tidy – ba-ibit, bakyntiak Tie – ka jingteh Tiger – u khun Tight – bakhapngiah Time – ka por, aiom Timid – batieng bieit, batieng pud Tin – ka tin Tired – bathait, la btai To – ha, sha Toe – ka shynriahjat Told – iathuh Tomorrow – lashai Tongue – u thylliej Too – ruh, than Tooth – ka bniat Top – ka kliar Tops – ki latom Towel – ka jainniad Toys – ki jingialehkai Tree – u dieng Tree – u dieng Tribe – ka jait, ka kynja Trouble – ka jynjar True – bashisha Trumpet (v) – pah Trust – shaniah Turn – phai, pynphai Turn – pynshad, phai Twenty-four – arphew saw Twice – arsien, arshah Two – ar ne artylli Ugly – ba-i-sih, baisaitmet Uncle – I kni Uncle – u kni, u kpa-nah Uncle – u kni, u panah, pasan Uncommon – bymjudon Understand – sngewthuh Unhealthy – bymkoit bymkhiah Unknown – bymtip Untrue – bymshisha Unwise – bymstad Up – la dap, la biang

Urgent – bakyrkieh eh Us – ia ngi Usage – ka rukom rim Use – ka jingdonkam Vanish – jah noh Vanity – ka jingthala, jinglehnoh-ei, ka jihgkyreit Very – eh, shibun Visit – ka jingwan jngoh Voice – ka ktien, ka jingsawa, ka sur ktien Wages – ka bainong Wake – khie, kyndit Walk – iaid Walk (n) – ka jingiaidkai Want – kwah War – ka thma Wash – sait, bta Watch – ka baje Watch – ka baje deng Water – ka um Way – ka lynti, ka lad We – ngi, ma ngi We shall – ngin Weak – batlot, baduna Wealth – ka spah, jingdon Weary – bathait Weave – thain Week – ka taiew Weep – iam Well – ka pung Well – shait, bha West – ka sepngi Wet – bajhieh When – mynno, lano, haba, ynda Where? – hangno? Shano? Haei? Which – jongno, jong uba? Whip – u dieng-sympat White – balieh Who – uba, kiba, uei, mano Whole – baroh Whom – ia uba, ia kiba Wick – u saisharak Wicked – bymman

Wide – baiar Wife – ka tnga Wind – ka lyer Wings – ki thapniang Wise – bastad Wish – ka jingkwah Wolf – u suri Wolf – u suri Woman – ka briew Woman – ku briew Word – ka ktien Work – ka kam, jingtrei Worm – u wieh Would – yn Would – yn Wrist – ka ryndang kti Wrist-watch – ka baje kti Write – thoh Writer, author – u nongthoh Wrong – bymdei Yellow – bastem Yesterday – mynhynnin, hnnin You – phi, ia phi You – phi, ma phi You will – phin Young – ba samla, ba dangrit, badang lud Your – jong phi Your, yours – jong phi