KUH-LIE AITU KEREK? (How do you say?)

Greetings (phonetically):

Hello – SELEMET SIZ BAY?
Are you well? – JAKSI MA?
Are you healthy? – AMAH SIZ BA?

Identifying:

What is this… MUHNOW NIH-MIH-KNEE?
(this) (what)
What is that… UHNOW “ “?
(that)

How do you say….? KUH-LIE AITU KEREK?

Conversation:

Can I help? SIZGI KOMEK KEPEK PA?
How old? KANSHA JAS TA SEN?
My name is… MUH-NING AH-TUM __________
(my)
What is your name? AHTEMIZ KUM?
May I take a picture? RAHCEM TARTAP BOLLA MA?
(ok)
lit. “it is to be”
Thank you RAKMET
I’m sorry KASHEERNIZ

Yes Eeyah
No Johk

Vocabulary:

Beautiful AH-DEM-EE
Excellent TAH-MA SHAH
Very good UTE JAKSI
Eat ISH

Food:

tamak – food
chai – tea
balsak – kazakh style donuts
kort – hard cheese
sarahmai – milk butter or fat butter
kantpet – candy

Livestock:

AH-T – horse
KOI – sheep
TYU – camel
YEET – dog — KET!!

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