Native usage Part-ii (GK-24)

ENGLISH

INFORMAL

WORDS:

PART - ii 

 

 

All of these forms

are informal

- Part ii

 

 

Native

usages:

 

 

Meaning of the

informal wards:

 

 

(gonna

= going to)

 

 

(wanna

= want to)

 

 

(wansta

= wants to)

 

 

(hafta

= have to)

 

 

(hasta

= has to) 

 

 

(gotta

= got to) 

 

 

(kinda

= kind to)

 

 

gimme

= give me)

 

 

(lemme

= let me)

 

 

(cuz

= because)

 

 

(shoulda

= should have) 

 

 

(coulda

= could have)

 

 

(woulda

= would have)

 

 

Grammar

notes:

 

All of these

forms are

informal.

 

Don't use

them in:

 i. formal

    speaking

    situation 

ii - writing

 

 

1.

gonna : 

'g∂.n∂ /

ග්අ.න්අ   

 

 

2.

wanna :

/ 'wa:.n∂/

ව් අ:.න්අ    

 

 

3.

wansta :

/wa:nts.t∂/

වඅඔන්ට්ස්.ට්අ 

 

 

4.

haf.ta :

/ hæf.t∂ /

හැෆ් ට්අ

 

 

5.

hasta : 

/'hæs.t∂/

හැට්ස්.ට්අ

 

 

6.

gotta : 

/ 'ga:.t∂ /

ග්ඔ.ට්අ

 

 

7.

gimme : 

/ 'gim.i  /

ග්ඉම්.ඉ / 

 

 

8.

lemme :

/ 'lem.i  /

ල්ඉම්.ඉ /

 

 

9.

cuz  : 

/ 'k∂z  / 

ක්අෂ් /        

 

 

10.

should : 

/'∫∪d.∂ /

ශ්උඩ්.අ /

 

 

11.

coulda

/ 'k∪d.∂ /

ක්උඩ්.අ / 

 

 

12.

woulda :

/'w∪d.∂ /

වුඩ්.අ 

 

 

13.

Lemme help you

with that.

(=let me help)

 

 

14.

Lemme know

if you

need anything.

(=let me know)

 

 

15.

gets back to

you on that.

(=let me get back)

 

 

16.

Cuz = because

I miss the train

cuz we were late.

(=because we

were late.)

 

 

17. 

Ben gets fired

cuz he yelled

at his boss.

(see after next)

 

 

18.

I’m not gonna

eat anything

cuz I’m not

hungry.

(=because I am

not hungry)  

 

 

19.

 ii.

He was punished

cuz he yelled

at his boss. 

(=because he yelled)

 

 

20.

Shoulda

= Should have

You shoulda

studied more

for your exam. 

(=should have studied)

 

 

21.

I shoulda

brought more

money.

(=should have brought)

 

 

22.

Coulda

= Could have

He coulda brought

Jana a birthday

present.

(=could have brought)

They coulda called us

before coming.

(=could have called)

 

 

23.

woulda

= Would have

If I had known

it was going to rain,

I woulda

brought my

umbrella.

(=would have brought)

 

 

24.

Liz woulda

has gotten

the promotion

cuz she worked

hard.

(=because  worked hard.)

 

 

25.

This tomato smells

sorta rotten.

(sort of)

option if she

had worked harder.

(Would have gotten)          

 

 

 

Grammar

note:

(Don’t use these
informal situations)

 

 

Bonus

words:

 

1.

 

We have lotsa

of fun

at the amusement

party.

(lots of)

 

 

2.

 

 

A:

Could you

tell me how to

get to the library?

B.

I am dunno, Sorry.

 

 

Gonna:

 

A:

I’m gonna

buy a car.

B:

I’m going

to California

next week.

Are you going

to the party

on Saturday?

 

 

3.

 

She has

a lotsa friend

at school.

(a lot of)  

 

 

4.

 

A:

Where’s George?

B:

I am dunno.

(don’t know)

 

 

5.

 

I musta left

the keys

in the car.

(must have)

 

 

6.

 

He musta have

gone

home early.

(must have)

 

 

7.

 

You oughta

come to

meetings

on time.

(ought to)

 

 

8.

 

I oughta

visit

my parent

more often. 

(ought to)

 

 

9.

 

We’re going

outta

town tomorrow.

(out of)

 

 

10.

 

It looks like

we’re outta

sugar.

(out of)

 

 

11.

 

I’m sorta

tired right

now.

(sort of) 

 

 

ශබ්ද කිරීම:

 

Gonna

- ග්අන්ආ

(* Don't say 

ගොනා)

 

 

Wanna

- ව්අන්අ 

 

 

Wansta

- ව්ඔන්ස්ට්අ                 

 

 

Hafta

- හැෆ්ටඅ

 

 

Hasta

– හැස්ට්අ  

 

 

Gotta

- ග්ඕටඅ  

 

 

kinda

– ක්අඉන්ඩඅ     

 

 

Gimme

– ග්ඉම්ඉ

 

 

Lemme

– ල්එම්ඉ

 

 

cuz

– ක්අෂ්  

 

 

Shoulda

– ශ්උඩ්අ 

 

 

Coulda 

- ක්උඩ්අ

 

 

Woulda

– ව්උඩ්අ 

 

 

Practice

Sentences:

 

 

1.

What are you

going to do?

 

 

2.

I’m going to

go home.

 

 

3.

What do you

want to do?

 

 

4.

I want to go

to the beach. 

 

 

5.

What time

do you have

to leave? 

 

 

6.

I have to

leave at 5.

 

 

7.

It’s kind of late,

I’ve got to go.

 

 

8.

Can you give me

your phone no.? 

Extra sentences

 

 

1.

මම අද හවස

ස්ථීරවම පන්සල්

යනවා

ඔබටත් අපි සමඟ

එන්න ඕනෑද? 

 

Today I gonna

go to

the temple

in the evening.

Wanna you to

come with us?

 

 

2.

අපි හෙට ගම්පහ

මහ රෝහලට  

අපේ ඤාති

සොහොයුරෙකු

බලන්න යනවා.

ඔහුව ලෙඩවෙලා

අදට දින

ගණනාවක් වෙනවා.

 

Tomorrow

we gonna

visit

a relation

the general

hospital

in Gampaha.

Our brother 

has gotta

sick for

many days.

 

 

3.

මට අදම අක්කලගෙ

දිහා යන්නම වෙනවා

මොකද,

ඇගේ දුවක් අනිද්දා

පිටට රකියාවකට

යනවා.

ඔබත් එනවද යන්න. 

 

The day after

yesterday,

I hafta go

our sister's place,

cuz her daughter

gonna abroad

for a job.

So,

wanna you to

come with me?

 

 

4.

ඒගොලෝ

එනබව කලින්ම

දන්වලා තිබුන නිසා

අපේ වැඩ පහසුවුණා.

 

Cuz they coulda

informed early,

however,

it's not

inconvenient

the preparations

for all.

 

 

Grammar notes:

 

All of these forms

are informal.

Don't use them in: 

i - a formal

speaking situation 

ii - writing

May The Triple Gem,

Bless you, Regards!

 ගුණපාල කුමාරසිංහආරච්චිගේ (GK-24)


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