Expressing concern for other people's welfare — Additional dialogue


លីដាអូយ ឈឺក្បាលម៉េះ?
តារាលីដា ឈឺក្បាលអ៎? ញ៉ាំថ្នាំអេ៎? ខ្ញុំមានថ្នាំឈឺក្បាល
លីដាសុំម៉ាគ្រាប់ម៉ោអីចឹង
តារាឧស្សាហ៍ឈឺក្បាលអ៎?
លីដាមួយអាទិត្យពីរបីដងអី
តារាអូ នេះមិនមែនឈឺក្បាលធម្មតាអេ៎នៀកទៅពេទ្យម្ដងទៅអី?
លីដាហ្នឹងហើយ ចាំឆ្លៀតពេលទៅឥឡូវផឹកថ្នាំសិន

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KhmerPronunciationEnglish/Notes
លីដា liidaa female Cambodian name
អូយ ʔooy exclamation of pain, ouch
ឈឺក្បាល cʰɨɨ kbaal 1. headache
2. to have a headache
ម៉េះ meh thus, so, in this way, this much
Notes: spoken form of ម្ល៉េះ
តារា taaraa male Cambodian name
អ៎ ʔɑɑ 1. particle used to form a yes/no question, similar to ឬ
2. exclamation indicating satisfaction or surprise
3. indicating something like surprise on part of the speaker that the listener might not be aware of some fact or past event {ម៉ាស៊ីនត្រជាក់ខូចតាំងពីម្សិលមិញអ៎។ = [Didn’t you know that] the A/C has been broken since yesterday!}
Notes: colloquial
ញ៉ាំ ɲam to eat, to drink, to consume
Notes: informal, of oneself, addressing children or close friends but not elders
ថ្នាំ tnam 1. medicine
2. herb, tobacco
អេ៎ ʔee 1. hey!
2. spoken form of the question particles ... អត់? or ... ទេ?
3. spoken form of the negation particle ទេ
Notes: colloquial
ខ្ញុំ kɲom I
មាន mien 1. to have, possess, own
2. to exist, there is, there are
3. to be rich, own property
4. indicates the accomplishment of an action, to happen to, to have occasion to
Notes: in spoken Khmer, negated មាន (មិនមាន or គ្មាន) can be contracted into មាន, e.g., មានអ្នកណាចង់ជួបឯង = ‘there's nobody who wants to meet you’ — contrast this with the affirmative: មានគេចង់ជួបឯង = ‘there’s somebody who wants to meet you’
សុំ som to ask (for), to beg, to demand (may be used in a polite way by older persons to younger ones)
ម៉ា maa one
Notes: spoken form of មួយ (contraction)
គ្រាប់ kroap 1. grain, pit, seed
2. pill, tablet
3. bullet, projectile, bomb
4. clf. for small round objects such as seeds, pills, bullets
ម៉ោ mao 1. to come (toward the speaker in space or time)
2. to come to/towards (often used as a final particle indicating that the action began at some point in the past and continued up to the present)
3. (from then) on, (from that time) forth
4. to, toward
Notes: spoken form of មក
អីចឹង ʔəycəŋ 1. like this, like that, in that way, then {គិតម៉េចទៅអីចឹង? = What are you going to do next?} {ធ្វើមុខអីអីចឹង? = Why are you making such a face?}
2. really?
Notes: variant: អ៊ីចឹង
ឧស្សាហ៍ ʔussaa 1. often, frequently
2. diligent(ly), hard-working
3. to try hard, to work hard, to study, to persevere
មួយ muəy 1. one {មួយៗ = one by one}
2. one person/myself {សុំចេញមួយ = Please let me [go] out!} {សុំទៅមួយ = Please give way [for me one person]!} {សុំចុះមួយ = Please let me [one person] get off [the bus]!}
អាទិត្យ ʔaatɨt 1. sun
2. week
3. Sunday, as in ថ្ងៃអាទិត្យ = Sunday
ពីរ pii, pɨl two
បី bəy three
ដង dɑɑŋ time, occurrence, occasion
អី ʔəy 1. what? {អីហ្នឹង?/អីគេ?/អីគេហ្នឹង? = what is this?/what?} {កាន់អីនៅនឹងដៃហ្នឹង? = What are [you] holding in [your] hand?}
2. something, anything {មានអីអត់ = Are you all right?/Is everything ok?/Did anything happen?} {ខ្ញុំទៅក្រៅញ៉ាំអី = I’m going out to eat something}
Notes: variant of អ្វី
អូ ʔou oh, aha (exclamation expressing sudden realization, or loss of doubt)
នេះ nih 1. this, these
2. often serves simply to emphasize something already referred to or something nearby in time or space
មិនមែន mɨn mɛɛn no, not, is not
ធម្មតា tʰoam meaʔ taa 1. to be natural, habitual, usual, ordinary
2. usually, ordinarily
នៀក niək spoken forms of នេះ = this
Notes: colloquial
ទៅ tɨv 1. to go (away from the speaker in space or time), to go to / towards, go on, continue, advance, go away
2. towards
3. from now on, from then on (often used as a particle indicating that the action began at some point in the past or present and continued on into the future or that the action is directed away from the speaker)
4. imperative particle, go ahead and ...! {ញ៉ាំទៅ = Go ahead and eat/drink!}
ពេទ្យ pɛɛt 1. medical doctor, physician
2. medical
3. hospital
Notes: irregular pronunciation: ពែត
ម្ដង mdɑɑŋ 1. one time, once
2. for a change
Notes: contraction of មួយដង
ហ្នឹងហើយ nɨŋ haǝy 1. yeah, yes, right, correct, that's correct
2. ok, all right
Notes: colloquial
ចាំ cam 1. to wait (for)
2. to remember, to memorize, to know by heart
3. phrase-initial: I will do [...] for you very soon/now {ចាំខ្ញុំយកឲ្យវិញបង = I’ll get it back for you} {ចាំខ្ញុំពន្យល់ពីរបៀបប្រើ = I’ll explain you how it works} {ចាំមើលណា = Let me see...}
ឆ្លៀត cliət 1. to seize an opportunity, take advantage (of an opportunity), to make the most of
2. to make good use of time, take the time to do something
ពេល peel 1. time
2. moment, instant, period of time
ឥឡូវ ʔləv, ʔiʔləv, ʔəyləv now, at the present time, at this time
Notes: also written ឥលូវ
ផឹក pʰək to drink, swallow a liquid
សិន sən 1. [phrase-final] for now, for the time being, for a moment
2. [phrase-final] first
Notes: polite final hortatory particle