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

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[No, 58.]

INDO-ARYAN FAMILY.                        (EASTERN GROUP

BENGALI OB BANGA-BElSHA.
EASTEBIT DIALECT,                                                   (SANDIP, NOAKEAU DISTBIM

SPECIMEN No. III.

TRANSLITERATION AND TRANSLATION.

[In the phonetic transcription' represents the elision of an aspirate, which gives a pronunciation like that of k hi i
French word k6te. Z is somewhat softer tlian the t of zeal but not so soft as the $ in pleasure. The letter y (above tl
line) is very faintly pronounced, and IB, indeed, hardly audible.

Pronounce a ras the a in W ; 0 as the « in 0teŁ ; o as the o in &oŁ ; and oi as in oil. The letter o (without ai
diacritical mark) represent* the sound of the first o in promote, and is the o in the French word vat-re as compared with vttr
It should he carefully distinguished from the o of hot.

Other consonants and vowels are pronounced as in the authorized Government system.]

(1)   Kiya   baicbam*   bap,     aila-nakya     kail      baitabe?
Kid     'hditsonir   6dp>      ditd-n& &d     Mil      boitohe ?

Why         Eaichani'a     father,      did-joa-not-come   yesterday   to-the-uieetiog ?

(2)   «f      *    *     *   amiu      kadia            phirba   cbahe chahe?

*        #    «t     «t   amm      Jcodin                firlo    tsvlie   tsohe?

*         *        *       * 'surveyors   for-howmany-day   will-go-abont   from*field-to-fie|d P

(3)   Golay-golay    map^k-gai-yai,     cMn      ditam-na     jamiue.
Goldy gol&y    mdpuk-goi-zdi)     fain      dltdm-no      #dmine.

In-each-field      let-them-go-and-measijre, identification   werwill-not-give on-the-land»

(4)   BelliŁ      sangr    cbida   di,    ar   kitta   hare      amine?
Sdllish   skoner   tsidd   di,    dr   Jcittd   hare      anfine?

(18)40            year-of      papers   with,    else     what      will-do   tie-surveyors ?

(5)   Mairta      gele       barite,      d'aiVa   yaiyum      tablte,

gele      bdrite,      d'dia      ?dium       tohdte,

if-they-go    in-the-house,    tnnning      we-will-go        lar-aw^y,

kai-diba         bets    bant    naif    kailkatta   thab9,
Jeo'Z-dtto           Ute    tidrit    ydi,    tooilkdtta   thdkg,

Oor*witas   we«wi!Mtwtnict-(to-sfty)   here      in-house hejg.not,   in*Calcutta        ne-ia,

(7)   Huinehani,     bai   cbhabgra,  Chanmiay  ye    kai-hadaicbhe.
Buwtsoni,    Vai    saberd>     Tsdnmidy    ze     feo'i-hddjiise.

H^ve^you-heard, brothers      sirs,              ChSud-miyft      what      message-has-sent ?

(8)   Lal-bakd   lagai        dium   yeter   barit     amin      achhe.
Xtal-bolod   Idgdi        diwn,   zeter   bdrlt     dmin       dse.

Red-bulls    having*applied   iw-will-put  whose    house-in   tbe-surveyois      are.

(9)   Tummar   namaj      pairte      huinlam      majide
Zmm&t   nomdt      pdirte      huinldm       mojide

Of-Friday       worship         reciting              Lheard         in^the-mosque

(10)   Ja*ip       fcairtam   ditam-na,    b'ai,     yay-yabe,
Zorip       mrtdm    ditdm-no    V&i,       zdy-z&le
Measuring            to«do     we-wi^not-aUow  brother,      may-go*away

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