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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. I.]

INDOARYAN FAMILY.

(EASTERN GROUP,)

ASSAMESE.

STANDARD DIALECT.

(The Rev. A. K. Gurney, 1899.)

.~Iu the phonetic transcription in italics, pronounce the letters as follows :-

(DlSTEICT SlBSAGAR.)

« as the a in ' father/

d as the o in * glory/   It is nearly the first o in

* promote/

* as the i in ' pique' or in * pin,' according to accent.
i us the e in ' met/

e has a slightly heavier sound than the above.
o as the «in * hull/ verging towards that of o inc note/

o as the o in «hot/

u as the « in 'put,' or the oo iu 'poor/ according to

accent.  •

£ nearly as the ch in the German * ach/
«# as theng'in 'sing/
gd nearly as the 2 in ' azure/

Kono
Kono

Some

ezan      manuhar

one

his-f*ther*to

mok
mok

me-to

Tar

k&le,
kdle,

said,

*he

* he

man-of

pitri,

two

putek
putek

sons

were;

Zl

tare
tare

them-of

mot

li&ru-to-we

the-s mailer-one

pare,    tak
pore,

diya,'
did.9

give/

'0

Tate
Tdte

There-upon

dinar

father,

te8
tea

he

property*!           which      share         me-cn

apon
dpon

Bis-own

i      h&ru

ljamp£tti      hibilakak

falls,

bati

It-of

olop

few

days

deha-l&i    prasthan

pose,

after,         that        smaller

k&ri    tate    lampat    asaranere

property

putek-e
puteke

son

diir
dw

far

defeO'ldi    prosthdn   kdri

conntry-to

karile.

kdrile.

made.

tate
tdte

thereupon

manuhar
manuhor

nnn-of

tdte

setting-out    making      there

p    jjakal-o      byay

dsoronere

conduct-in

tar
tdr

his

deliat

He

tyoi

spending1

aba-l&i

all

hi    kasta

\

fei    kosto

he      trouMe        to-get

asray       l&lat
dsroi        Idiot

refuge       taken-having

lascivious

Hrilat,
Urilot,

made-haviag,     that        country-in

dh^rile.      Tetiya     lyi    g&i,

Tetid      fei     gdi,

Then          he      going,

manuhe     tak      gaMri

faei     mwuhe      tdk     gdhdri

that          man             him          swine

tdk

it

dile.
bati      dile.

them-to    having-divided   gave,

l^akaloke      gotai
fedkoloke      gotdi

all                gathering

Jjamp&tti    apabyay
Jyimpdtti     dpdibyoi

property        squandering

bar    akal       h&l;
bar    dkdl       hdl;

big       famine       arose;

bei    del|ar   ezan
ftpi   defeor  e&hon

. that   country-of     one

saraba-lai    apon
sordbd-ldi     dpon

to-graze           bis-own

field*to

pathara-l&i pathai-dile.    Tate   y gah&riye khowa ebidh gasar sgire pet bharaba'-tei

Tdte ]$ gdtdrte   khod   ebidh gosor seire pet bhordbo-ldi

sent,        There-upon he  the-swine     eaten     a-sort  tree-of pods-with belly       to-fill

k&rile-o    tak    kone-o    eko   nidile.     gehat    bi    setan     pai
Jiepdh    kdrile-o    fdk    kone-o    eko    nidile.    fffyot    $    seton     pdi

longing   making-though   him-to     anybody    one-even ,not-gare,       At*last       he   consciousness getting

bar
bor
great