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1

to ask

suo(r) (question)
som (request, permission)
pung (favor)

2

to be

cjia

kgoo

3

to have

there is / there are

mien

4

to go (to)

thow

5

to be located

now

6

to come

mauw

7

to live

rue now

8

to work for

twer-kaa aowee

9

to live

djole-djet [cool-cet]

10

to enjoy

sabaiy

11

to work

twer-kaa

12

to inform

chumriap

13

to tell

prap

14

to say

tah

15

to speak

nee-yiay

16

to want

djahng

17

to replace / to do instead of

djum-noor (koat)

18

to do / to make

twer

19

to eat

nyam [n~am]
hope [hoop]
see
pee-saah

20

to know (info)

dung / driab

21

to know (how to)

djeh

22

to know / to recognize

skoal

23

to drink

phuk
nyam
pee-saah

24

to die

to pass away

slep

koe-it

25

to still be alive

now rueh

26

to hold / to carry

caan

27

to fly

hah

28

to ride

djeeh

29

to bite

kehm

30

to listen

s-dahp [sdap]

31

to understand

nobody understands yet

yule [yul]

Koom-mien niak-naa toen yule teh.

32

to walk

to function properly (~to work)

daey

33

to introduce someone

nye no-am aowee sko-al

34

it is nice to ...

Knyom sabaiy djyet nah dieyl bahn ...

35

to meet

djuop

36

to think / to plan

kit (tah)

37

to have to / must / to be necessary

to be correct

trow [treow] / djahm baad

trow [treow] haey

38

to need

treow kaa

39

to shave / to rip off

that's a rip off

cow

cow m-lay

40

to try hard

kahm

41

to grow

dehm

42

to heal

saah

djia saah s-baiy

43

to dry

kah

44

to sleep

somrahn (to parents/elders)

deiy (to children)

kain (to peers)

45

to operate
to turn on
to open
to start
to drive

baeuk

46

to drive (car)

baeuk laan

47

to come

mauw

48

don't / do not (+verb)

kohm (long O)

49

to hit

djahm

50

to kill

sohm-laap

51

to have meaning

mien niey

52

to read (=aan) / to watch / to take care of

muhl

53

to explain

punyule

54

to not be

muhn-mahn djia / muhn djia

55

to help

djoo-ey

56

to insure

tia-nia

57

to spread
small change
numbers to ten

riay

58

to take a break

chang-ling
som-raak

59

to go for a walk

daay-ling

60

to be good at

poo-kai
bun
bun prohsap

61

to run

rote

62

to cross

to cross a mountain

kat

kat-phnom

63

to visit

thow-ling

64

to play

ling

65

to do something for fun

twer-ling

66

to tease / to joke

nee-yiay-ling

67

to swim

hael-thuk

68

to exercise

to run (for exercise)

haht-prahn

rote-haht-prahn

69

to cook

twer-ma-hope

70

to buy

theeny

71

to talk on the phone

too-ra-sahp

72

to hear

I heard that ...

leuoow

knyom leuoow tah ...

73

to turn

ngee-ak

74

to be born

kaayt

75

to cheat

keiy-ee

76

to look for

rok

77

to wait / to remember

djaam

78

to leave
to leave from
to leave to

djaang
djaang-pee
djaang-thow

79

to wake up (myself)

pyet-pee-kaine
crow pee kaine

80

to write

saw-say

81

to read

aan

82

to do something together

verb + djia-muoy kanere

83

to smash
to cheat on someone
to wash (for clothes)

bauwk (ow)

84

to take

yoke

85

to come to visit

to come to visit me

mauw-ling

mauw-ling knyom

86

to forget

plit

87

to pay / to throw / to cast

bahng (short)

88

to go to sleep

djole somrahn / kaine / deiy

89

to give

aow-wee / djoon

90

to grow up

thom-now

91

to dance

rowan

92

to see

keu-en

93

to enter

djole

94

to just have done something

i just ate

theup nung (+verb)

knyom theup nung nyam bye.

95

to freeze

kahk

96

to deposit
to wash (for hair)
to fall (for rain)

kak

97

to lose / to be defeated

djaan

98

to die (for animals, plants, machines, other things)

ngo-ob

99

to hurry

ru(eh) ro-an

100

to taste

ruo-djiat

101

to give back / to pay back

sohng (wyn)

102

to build / to construct

sahng (short)

103

to lose (something)

baat (short)

104

to believe

djooeu(r)

105

to hope

song-koum

106

to organize / to prepare

riap-djahm

107

to have a mission

mien pey-saa-kah-kahm

108

to bring something to

please bring beer to drink

yo(k) [something] mo(k)

som yok beay(r) mok nyam

109

to get

bahn

110

to pick

beh

111

to burn

cheh

112

to paint

coo

113

to sell

lok (oo; short)

114

to drown

long (short)

115

to find

rok keu-eny

116

to invite

aan-djoon / how

aan-djoon

117

answer (noun)

to answer

djum-lauee

ch-lauee

118

to take / to bring

yo(k)

119

to not be accustomed to something

ex: he's not accustomed to living here

muhn djeh

koat muhn djeh rue now thee-nee

120

to braise

kahw

121

to jump

lote (long O)

122

to go to bed

thow kaine

123

to interview

sum-peah

124

to lead / to bring to

no-am

125

to be able to (before verb)
to be able to (end of sentence)

aadj
bahn

126

wait and listen

djam s-dahp

127

to arrive / to reach a destination

dahl (short)

128

to pump

sahp (short)

129

to miss (i.e. to be late)

kahk

130

to mug someone

chahk (short)

131

to suffocate

thahk

132

to use

praa(y)

133

to pour (also for gasoline)
to poke
to stab
to bet (gambling)

djaah(k)

134

to be empty / depleted

ahw

135

to be out of gasoline

ahw sang

136

to play music

djaah(k) pling

137

to start

to catch / to arrest

djab-eh-dow / djab

djab

138

to take note

cahth (short)

139

to fan / to breeze

bahc (short)

140

to peel

bahc

141

to run out of time

I ran out of money

ahw mauwng

knyom ahw loiy

142

to respond

thahb

143

to bend

baht (short)

144

to cut

caat (short)

145

to turn off
to close

but

146

to watch a movie

muhl kon (long O)

147

to have a feeling

mien djet / mien ah-rahm

148

to hire / to rent

djool

149

to take care of

taiy

150

to send

p-nyaah

151

to return

trah-lahp

152

to decide

sahm-raiyeek-(djet)

153

to have a meeting - formal and informal

proh-djoom (formal)
chuop djoom ; naat chuop kanere (informal)

154

go ahead

go ahead and eat

thow djoh

thow nyam djoh

155

to go down

djoh

156

to have something with me

mien [something] djuop mow djia-muoy

157

to pay

djany (long A) loiyee

158

to treat

paow

159

wait a moment

djam muoy pleht

160

to borrow

k-djaiyee

161

to lose (profit / money)

kaath

162

to vote

bauh-ch-nouwt

163

let's go

aan-djung thow

164

to gossip

nee-yiay-dowm

165

to choose / to select

ch-reu reu

166

to practice

haat

167

to smoke
cigarette

djook / peet-saah
baa-raiyee

168

to crawl

wia

169

to call

haow

170

to let go / to divorce / to stop / to release

lang (long A)

171

to wear (bottoms)
to wear (tops)
to get dressed

slee-it
pae-ik
slee-it pae-ik

172

to still be doing something

now thaiy (+verb)

173

to destroy / to break / to ruin

koiyit

174

to sit
please sit down

ahng-koiyee
Som ahng-koiyee djoh.

175

to stand
please stand up

choh (long O)
Som choh laung

176

to force

bahng-kohm (long O)

177

to stop (someone else)

bahn-chop (long O)

178

to disturb / to annoy / to bother

chaa-chaow

179

to run away

rote djaoo

180

to raise
adoptive / foster

djeny-djoum

181

to help

djooey

182

to leave early

to leave late

djAny moon maung

djAny crowey maung

183

to not be able to find

roke muhn baan

184

If you cannot do it

baa lok twer muhn baan /
baa lok muhn aadj twer

185

to order / to command / to instruct

bahng-koab

186

to flatter

to be flattered

bahn-djo

djo

187

to trick / to cheat / to dupe

bahn-chowt

188

to pledge / to swear / to promise

sahd-djaa

189

to develop

aa-pee-wot

190

to drop

bahn-thok

191

to add

bahn-taime

192

to take out / off

bahn-tahy

193

to back up

tahy

194

to multiply

coon

195

to have the right

mien sit

196

to travel / to take a trip

twer dahm naay

197

to love

srah-laany
s-naiy

198

to link / to connect

p-djo-ab

199

to show

bang-haany

200

to control / to be on top of

control (noun)

druot

kaa-druot

201

just chit-chatting

nee-yiay knia ling

202

to pretend

twer djia

203

to check

chaiyk / cheeit

204

to support

ko-am-tro

205

to tell a lie

nee-yiay po

206

to tell the truth

nee-yiay kah pit / nee-yiay pit

207

to oppose

proh-chang (long A)

208

to have benefit / use / interest
to be useless

mien proh-yauwee
ahk / kumien proh-yauwee

209

to go to war

twer sohng-kriam

210

to do something correctly

twer treow

211

to do something incorrectly

twer koh

212

to make something right

daah treow

213

to respect

koe-robe

214

to start (machine)

bahny-cheh

215

to not start

muhn cheh

216

to announce

prah-kaah

217

to stay quiet

now s-neeyim

218

to describe

riap-roab

219

to look closely

bee-nit-muhl

220

should (+verb)

coouh

221

to allow / to agree to do something

yol-prom

222

to agree (about idea)

yol-srahb

223

to go out

djen crow / daay ling

224

to repair / to fix

djooeh-djole / twer

225

to burn (oneself)

ro-leak

226

to wash (car, dishes, things)

to wash (clothes) / to smash

leeng

bouwk

227

to do laundry

bouwk cow-aow

228

to send

to send to

p-ngaah

p-ngaah aowee / p-ngaah djoun

229

to be missing

baat cloo-in

230

to climb / to go up

laung (+thow)

231

hurry up (imperative)

to be in a hurry

chohp laung

proh-nyahb

232

to cause

bohn-daal

233

to sing

dj-rieng