Learn to Have Conversation in Taiwanese
with MLT/TMSS and Phonetogram  (2)
to  Phonetogram
Conversation  Practice
 (1) On Telephone  (2) On Visit  (3) In Restaurant  (4) Asking Road  (5) In Supermarket
 (6) On Travel  (7) Asking for Job  (8) In Post Office  (9) In the Bank  (10) Other Occasions

(2)  On Visit
TMSS (English) word Phonetogram
Boafn'afn(Good night),    Laize(come in),        Chvia r mng(May I ask)  boan!an, ...lai.tse, ...cviamng,
zhoe(visit), sviaflaang(who, whom),   Siofciar(Miss), u(is), ti+leq(at home) tsoe, sviala^ang, ...siocia+, ...!u, ti.leq
u  ti+leq  boo(is at home or not?),  yi(she), lie  ee(your),  toaxmiaa(name) uuxti.leq bo,ii ,.li+ !e^e, toamia^a
kiorzox(named as),  zef(this), goar ee(my),   miaphvix(visiting card), kio+tso, ...tse, goa+ ...!e^e, mia.pvi
Hor(good),    tarn+cide(wait for a minute),   laikhix(go to), kiox(call), ho+,   ...tan+cid!e, lai.ki, ...kio
tw'ar(just now),    zhud+khix(go out),     thongsioong(usually), ti(at),  tu!a, tsudki, tong.sio^ong,   ti
symmih'sizun(what time),     ciaq(only then), zhux+nih(in home), simmihsi.tsun, ...ciaq, tsunih
expof(afternoon),   gox'tiarm-y'au(after  five o'clock),    to(then), eepo, ......gotiam+ii!au, ...to,
na  afnny(if so),   min'afzaix(tomorrow), hit'ee(that),laai(come) na!anni,...min.!atsai,...hit!e^e....la^i
m(not),  jiblaai(come in),  ze+cide(sit for a while),    mxbiern(unnecessary) !m,   jibla^i,...tse cid!e, ...!mbien+
ka(toward, to),    korng(talk) ka,     kong+
MLT-TMSS / English Phonetogram (red is a changed tone)
Boafn'afn!. . . . .                      ..
Good evening!
Laize!  Chviar  mng,  lie  boeq  zhoe  sviaflaang?
Come in!   May I ask whom do you like to see?.
lai.tse cvia...mng, ...li+ boeq...tsoesviala^ang
Laau  Siofciar  u  ti+leq  boo? 
Is  Miss  laau  at  home?
lau ...siocia+!ux...ti.leq bo
U,  yi   u  ti+leq.   Chviar  mng,  lie  ee  toaxmiaa?!
Yes,  she  is.   May  I  ask  your name,  sir? 
uu  /    ii ...!uxti.leq  //   cvia...mng, ...li+ !e
Si,  goar  kiorzox  Benghioong,  zef  si  goar ee miaphvix.
Yes,  my name is  Benghioong, this is my card.
si / goa+kio+tso+...beng.hio^ong   /   tse   sigoa+!e ...mia.pvi
Hor!    Chviar lie, tarn+cide,  goar  laikhix  kiox  yi.
Yes, sir.   Please wait for a moment, I'll call her.
ho+   /   cvia...li+ ...tan+cidee  /  goa+...lai.ki ...kio+ii
Thank you.
Tuieputzu!   Laau  Siofciar  tw'ar  zhud+khix,  boo  ti+teq.
I am sorry.   Miss. Laau  is  away  for  a  moment, and
is  not  at  home.. 
tui+puttsu.../...lau ...siocia+...tu!a...tsudkboti.teq
Yi  thongsioong  ti  symmih'sizun  ciaq  u  ti  zhux+nih?
What  time  is  she  usually  at  home?.
ii ...tong.sio^ong...ti ...simmihsi.tsun ...ciaq...!u...ti...tsunih
Yi  thongsioong  ti expof gox'tiarm-y'au  to ti  zhux+nih.
She is usually at  home  after five o'clock in the evening.
ii ...tong.sio^ong...ti .....!epo...gotiam+...!i!u ...to...ti ...tsunih
Na  afnny,  goar  min'afzaix  ti  hit'ee  sizun  ciaq  koq  laai.    If  so,  I'll  come  again  tomorrow  at  that  time.  na...!ann  /   goa+   min.!atsai...ti ...hit!e...si.tsun...ciaqkoq...la^i
Lie  kiarm  m  jiblaai  ze+cide?
Won't  you come  in  and  wait  for  a  while? 
li+ .kiam!m .jiblaitse cid!e
Mxbiern  laq!    Chviar  lie,  ka  Laau  Siofciar  korng  goar  u  laai  to  hor.
Not  necessary.    Please,  tell  Miss  Laau  I  came  and  it  will  be  alright. 
mmbien+laq   //   cvia...li+ka...lau...siocia+...kong
goa+   !u...la^i   / ...to   ho+
TMSS (English) word Phonetogram
Gauzar!(Good morning!)  jiblaaii(come in)   ze.(sit down)  . tw'ar(just ago) gau.tza+, jibla^ai, tze,  tu!a+
 tuy(from)    kengkoex(pass by),   sofie(therefore),  ciu(then),  khvoax(to see) tuikengkoesoii+, ciu, kvoa
lirn(you(pl.)),   cviaa-uxsym(very considerate),   ,zoeakin(recently),  lin+    cvia.!u.sim. tsoe+kin
symmih'khoarn(how is it?), . cinhor(very good), . ar(and), boe(not),  simmihkoan+.cin.ho+.!a+boe
bae(bad)  .oe(can). bo'eeng(busy) .kea'oeh(plan),  boeq(want to) bai+ .!oe bo.e^eng .ke+!oeh.boeq
lwheeng(trip),   afnny(like this),    phvaysex(sorry), kiawjiao(to trouble) luhe^eng .!anni . pvaise kiaujiau+
na(if),   na afnny(if so),    zaehoe(good-bye) na,    na!anni , tsai+hoe
MLT-TMSS / English / Syntax Type Phonetogram (red is a changed tone)
Good Morning!
A'Hoong, gauzar!   Chviar, jiblaai ze..
Good Morning, a'Hoong!  Please come in..
!a.ho^ong  /  gau.tza+   //   cvia+jiblaitze
Goar tw'ar tuy ciaf kengkoex, sofie ciu laai khvoax+lirn.
I was just passing by, so I dropped in.
goa+ tu!a+tui cia kengkoe  /  so.ii+ciu lai kvoa .lin
Oo, lie cviaa-uxsym, a'Hoong.    Chviar, ze, chviar, ze.
Oh, a'Hoong, how kind of you.   Be seated, please.
!o^o   /   li+   cvia.uu.sim!a.ho^ong   //  cvia+ tze   /   cvia+tze
Tosia!    Cienpae svakvix-ylaai, cviakuo laq, hvox.
Thank you.   It's a long time since we met last
tosia  //   cien.pai+ svakvi ii.la^ai   /   cviaku+laq hvo
Si+aq.    Goarn lorng cviaa-siaoliam+lie, ax.
Yes.   We have missed you so much.
s!aq  //   goan+  longcvia.siauliam l!a
Zoeakin, symmih'khoarn?
How have you been lately?
tsoe+kin  /   simmihkoan+
Goar, cinhor, tosia!   Ar lirn, leq?
I am feeling well, thank you.   And you?
goan+   /  cinho+   //    !a.li+.leq
Boe bae! tosia!   Zoeakin oe bo'eeng+boe? 
I am fine, thank you.   Are you busy lately?
boe   bai+   /   to.sia   //   tsoe+kin !oebo.e^eng boe
Boe!  Goarn teq kea'oeh boeq khix lwheeng. 
No.  We are planning to go out for a trip..
boe   /   goan+  teqke+!oehboeqki+luhe^eng
Afnny?   Phvaysex!   Ka lirn kiawjiao laq.
Really?   I'm sorry to disturb you.
!ann  //   pvaise   //   kalin+kiaujiau+laq
Boe laq.    Na afnny,  zaehoe!, 
No, not at all.   Then, good-bye!
boe laq    //  na!ann  /  tsai+hoe

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