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Full text of "Linguistic Survey Of India Vol V Part I Indo Aryan Family Eastern Group"

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[Mo. 6.]
INDQ-ARYAN FAMILY.                      (EASTERN GROUP.)
BENGALI OR BANGA-BHlSflA.
STANDARD DIALECT AS USED BY WOMEN.                                  (HOWKAH DISTRICT.)
[ In this pbonetic transcription pronounce a as the a in hat; Łas the e iu met; e as the I in the French tiait; 6 as the
o in hot; and oi as in oil* The letter o (without diacritical mark) represents tne short sound of the d in fowee. It is the first
o i& promote, and is o in the French word votre as compared with vtitre. It should be carefully distinguished from the o of
hot.
Other consonants and vowels are prono > vced as in the authorized Government system.]
Ak joner duti clihele chhelo. Tader modde chhoto-ti tar bap-ke bolle, * Baba, amar
bhage bishSeer ja pare ta ama-ke dao. Tata she tar bishtfg tadike bhag kore dile. Din
k5tok p5re chhoto chhele ja pele sh6b akottore jaro kore ne dur desheehole galo,jir
shekhane bSd-kheali kore shdbboshsho urye dile. Jakhon tar puji-pata shtfb
phurye galo takhon she deshe bSddo akal holo. T$te tar pet eh61i bhar hoye porlo.
TS,khon she shei desher ak jon noker kaehe giye jntlo. She ta-ke apnar mate shor
oh6rate patale. Takhon she shorer khabar khosha diye-6 pet porate palle botte jeto,
kintu ta*6 ta-ke keu dile nei. P6re jakhon tar hush holo takhon she mone mone bolle*
* Amar baper k6to maine-k6ra chakor phala-chh6ra kore khachohe, ar ami ki na ekhana
peter, jalaft mochehi! Ami uti, babar iaohe jai, 6 tike boli, " Baba, ami tomar shumuke
BhSgomainer kache 6dh6mmo korichi; ami ar tomar chhele b6lbar juggi noi; ama-ke
tomar ak jon maine-k6ra chakorer moto kore rako." * Tar p6r she ute tar baper kaohe
chole elo. Dur theke tar bap ta-ke dekte pele, deke tar d66a holo/ ar she chhute giye
ohheler g61a jorye dhore chum khele. Takhon clihele bap-ke bolle,' Baba, ami tomar
shumuke Bh6gomaner kache 6dh6mmo korichi; ami ar tomar chhele b51bar juggi noi/
Kintu tar bap chakor-dike bolle, * Sh6b cheye bhalo kapor-chopor ene e-ke porye de, et
hate ek4i anti ar paejuto porye de, ar aS amra khawa-dawa 6 amod-allad kori; kSno-na
amar e chhele more gechhlo, ftkhon abar bicheche; e-ke harye chhilum, akhon e-ke
phire peyichi.' Tar p6r tara amod-allad kotte naglo.
T&khon tar b6ro chhele mate chhelo. Mat theke j&khon she barir kache elo
barite nach o giin-bajna hochche shunte pele. Takhon sfie &k jon chakor-ke deke 'jiggesh
kolle, * E shflb hochhe kano ?" Ohakor bolle, * Tomar bhai phire eyeche; take bhalofi-
bhaloS phire peyechen bole tomar bap khawan-dawan kochchen.' Tai na shune she rege
g^lo, ar bapr bhetor dhukte chaile nei. Tate tar bap berye elo, ar ta-ke shada-shadi
kolle. T^khon she ottor kolle,(T)Sko baba, ami &io bdchohor dhore tomar kaj*k&mmo
kochchi, ar k6khono-i tomar kdtar 6baddi hoi nei; tobu tumi k5khonp amake ek-(i
chhagol-chhana-6 d&o nei, je amar bhabldike ne amod kori; kintu tomar je chhele
rarbaji kore tomar bishfiS urye deche, she phire ashte mottor-i tar jonne khawan-dawan
kochcho. Takhon tar bap bolle, * Bacha, tumi b&rabor amar kache acho, amar ja kichu
ache ta shdb-i tomar; kintu tomar ei bhai more gechhlo, akhon abar bicheche; e-ke
harye chhilum, akhon e-ke phire peyichi J tai amader khushi h.6w^ ar amod-allad kfira
uchit/___________________
It is usually stated that Standard Bengali is not spoken in the District of Midna*
pore.    This, however, is not the fact.   It is true that the dialect of Central Midnapore
Bengali.                                                                                                    i2