Sorry, I don't speak...

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Re: Sorry, I don't speak...

Post by Lao Kou » Fri 19 Aug 2016, 15:05

Image Géarthnuns

Ngílon, fí la va géarthnupsan möl. Öçek la chau ingglishlatöirsaun hömöl?
forgive-HORT, 1SG-NOM.NEG AUX.PRES DEF.NEG Géarthnuns-INSTR.NEG speak | 2SG-NOM AUX.PRES DEF English.one-INSTR speak-INTERR
Sorry, I don't speak Géarthnuns. Do you speak English?

Image Japoné語

Pardon, 私 oué j'ga dja 話cë pas japoné語. 貴方 oué vous ga 話cë anglé語 au ca?
Pardon, ouétachi oué j'ga dja hanacë pas japonégueule. Anata oué vous ga hanacë anglégueule au ca?
[paʁˈdɒ̃ʊ̯̃ | weˈtæʃi we ʒgɔ dʒɔ aˈnasœ̈ pɔ ʒapɔˈneɡœl | aˈnatɔ we vu gɔ aˈnasœ̈ ãˈgleɡœl o kɔ]
sorry, 1SG TOP 1SG NOM ADV speak-PRES not Japonégueule | 2SG.FML TOP 2SG.FML NOM speak-PRES English.language ACC Q
Sorry, I don't speak Japonégueule. Do you speak English?
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Re: Sorry, I don't speak...

Post by protondonor » Thu 01 Sep 2016, 20:33

:con: Kaimen Kēling:

Þōnsōmre, mē Kaimen Kēlingam e juht. Juhtaþ Inglis?
[θo̞:nso̞:mre̞ me̞: kaime̞n ke̞:liŋam e̞ juxt | juxtaθ iŋliz]
apologize, 1 Kaime-GEN language-ACC NEG speak-INF. speak-2 English
Sorry, I don't speak Kaimen Kēling. Do you speak English?
Kaimen Keling: Uralic goes Germanic
Kolyma Ainu: Ainu language spoken in mainland Siberia
Wetokwa: a priori, spoken in a Death Valley-like environment, former speedlang
Mañi: a Ngerupic language inspired by Oto-Manguean, Cariban, and Mataco-Guaicuruan
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Re: Sorry, I don't speak...

Post by GrandPiano » Thu 15 Sep 2016, 03:36

:con: Klingon

QoS, tlhIngan Hol vIjatlhbe'. DIvI' Hol Dajatlh'a'?
/q͡χoʂ | ˈt͡ɬɪŋɑn xol vɪˈd͡ʒɑt͡ɬbɛʔ ‖ ɖɪˈvɪʔ xol ɖɑˈd͡ʒɑt͡ɬʔɑʔ/
QoS, tlhIngan Hol vI-jatlh-be' | DIvI' Hol Da-jatlh-'a'
sorry, Klingon language 1SG.A.3.P-speak-NEG | union language 2SG.A.3.P-speak-Q
Sorry, I don't speak Klingon. Do you speak English?
:eng: - Native
:chn: - B2
:esp: - A2
:jpn: - A2
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Re: Sorry, I don't speak...

Post by marvelous » Thu 15 Sep 2016, 11:52

:con: Ponkola Lingwash

Pardon, bi le parolaz Lingwash. Parolaz vi Esperant?
/par'doʊn, bi leɪ pa'roʊlaz liŋ'gwaʃ. pa'roʊlaz vi eɪspeɪ'rant/
pardon, PRO.1S NEG speak-PRSNT Lingwash. speak-PRSNT PRO.2 Esperanto
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Re: Sorry, I don't speak...

Post by Ebon » Tue 04 Oct 2016, 12:24

:con: Aretach

Informal:
Daluch, saneleife fehy eigandhe. Dearetach inhe eigandat?
apology ACC.INANIM.Nereifa NEG speak.1SG | ACC.Aretach Q speak.2SG

Somewhat formal:
Daluch kirkahe / Daluchfale, (kahe) saneleife fehy eigandhe. (Odan) dearetach inhe eigandat?
apology LOC.1SG / apology_be.1SG (1SG) ACC.INANIM.Nereifa NEG speak.1SG | (2SG) ACC.Aretach Q speak.2SG

Very formal:
Iltaluchfelne kirkahe, kahe saneleife fehy eigandhe. Odan dearetach inhere eigandat?
HON.apology_be.3SG LOC.1SG 1SG ACC.INANIM.Nereifa NEG speak.1SG | 2SG ACC.Aretach Q.FORMAL speak.2SG
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Re: Sorry, I don't speak...

Post by Void » Mon 10 Oct 2016, 11:45

kšǐrni, ju pʰaršiní a wálāna. pʰaršší a ánglāna?
[ˈkʃì:rni ju pʰarʃiˈní a ˈwálaːna pʰarˈʃí a ˈáŋgla:na]
sorrow.VER-1SG.PRS NEG speak.1SG-PRS with human.PL-LOC speak.2SG-PRS with english.PL-LOC
Sorry, I don't speak Wala. Do you speak English?
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Re: Sorry, I don't speak...

Post by Frislander » Fri 14 Oct 2016, 18:28

Aikuu

núkaishi, núashaísaiáihi akí. saashaísaishúku ínukurishu?
[nɯ́.ka.i.ʃi nɯ́.ɰa.ʃa.í.sa.i.já.i.hi a.kí saː.ʃa.í.sa.i.ʃɯ́.kɯ í.nɯ.kɯ.ɾi.ʃɯ]
1-apologise, 1-speak-TRA-NEG PROX 2-speak-TRA-INT English
Sorry, I don't speak this (language). Do you speak English?
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Re: Sorry, I don't speak...

Post by Iyionaku » Wed 20 Sep 2017, 08:20

:con: Ular

别负,我得语咱无说能我。语英说能你?

Ùnkă, lăn tā jōlár pãm wŏ pár lăn. Jō'áng wŏ pár má?
[un˩kɑ˩, lɛn˩ tɛ˧ jɔ˧lɛɹ˥ pɑ̃ːm˥ ʊ̯ɔ˥˧ pɑɹ˥ lɛn˥˧ | jɔ˧ɑŋ˥ ʊ̯ɔ˥˧ pɑɹ˥ mɑ˥]
sorry, 1SG TOP Ular NEG speak can 1SG | English speak can 2SG?
Sorry, I don't speak Ular. Do you speak English?
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