A Grammar of the Tibetan Language: Literary and Colloquial
Motilal Banarsidass Publ., 1991 - 398 pagina's
In this volume the author has dealt with both literary and colloquial Tibetan mostly in use around Lhasa. The important and elusive subjects of Pronunciation and spelling are given on principle more systematic and accurate treatment highlighting the subtle distinctions. The so-called Verb has also been elaborately treated keeping in view the genius of the Tibetan sentence, the construction of which is unique.
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The Cases and their Signs
The Nominative Case
The Vocative Case
The Genitive Case
The Agentive Case
The Locative Case
The Periodal or Durational Case
The Modal Case
The Ablative Case
The Terminative or Transitive Case
26 NUMERALS 1 The Cardinal Numbers
The Cardinals according to Alphabetical Enumera tion
Adverbial Cardinal Numbers
14 དུ དུ ར རུ སུ ལ
The Passive Voice
Finality or Accomplishment
Use of the PERFECT Root in the Colloquial
COLLOQUIAL Wiger To be present To exist To be
COLLOQUIAL Fer To be
To have to possess
Passive 4Rooted COLLOQUIAL Verb གཏོངརྒྱུ Το be sent
Active oneRooted COLLOQT IAL Verb uſks To see
Neuter oneRooted COLLOQUIAL Verb 579 To be glad To rejoice
Passive 4Rooted LITERARY Verb 271559 or གཏོངབརབྱབ To be sent
Active 2Rooted COLLOQUIAL Verb Rő To go
2Rooted Literary Verb 296 To become etc
Overige edities - Alles weergeven
according Active added adjective adverb affix Agent allowed annexed auxiliary become beginning called Colloquial common connection consonant construction Definite down-stroke English Equivalent EXAMPLES exist expression Feminine final Future genitive Gerund give gone head horizontal horse idea Imperative Indicative INDICATIVE MOOD Infinitive Initial John killed Lama language letter Literally Literary Tibetan Masculine Matt means MOOD namely negative never noun Participle particle Past Perfect Root persons phrase Pitch plural possess preceding Prefix Present Present Root pronounced pronunciation qualified reference regards rendered represented seen sent sentence short signifying simple sometimes sound stroke substantive syllable takes tense things Thou Tibet usually verb Verbal vertical vowel-signs vowels write ya-tā དེ འདུག ཡིན ཡིན་པ ཡོད ཡོད་པ རེད
Pagina 168 - For unto every one that hath shall be given, and he shall have abundance : but from him that hath not, even that which he hath shall be taken away.
Pagina 167 - And he that falleth on this stone shall be broken to pieces: but on whomsoever it shall fall, it will scatter him as dust.
Pagina 168 - He that cometh from above is above all: he that is of the earth is earthly, and speaketh of the earth: he that cometh from heaven is above all.
Pagina 236 - Thanks be to God for his unspeakable gift. Now I Paul myself intreat you by the meekness and gentleness of Christ, I who ' in your presence am lowly among you, but being absent am of good courage toward you...
Pagina 166 - Verily I say unto you, Among them that are born of women there hath not arisen a greater than John the Baptist: yet he that is but little in the kingdom of heaven is greater than he.
Pagina 168 - I have confidence in you through the Lord, that ye will be none otherwise minded : but he that troubleth you shall bear his judgment, whosoever he be.
Pagina 169 - That which was from the beginning, that which we have heard, that which we have seen with our eyes, that which we beheld, and our hands handled, concerning the word of life...
Pagina 69 - He that speaketh from himself seeketh his own glory: but he that seeketh the glory of him that sent him, the same is true, and no unrighteousness is in him.
Pagina 142 - But he that is greatest among you shall be your servant. And whosoever shall exalt himself shall be humbled; and whosoever shall humble himself shall be exalted.