Expressing fear — Additional dialogue

កញ្ញាធារី ម៉េចមិនចុះហែលទឹកលេង?
ធារីអត់អីអេ៎កញ្ញា ខ្ញុំខ្លាចទឹក
ធារីខ្ញុំធ្លាប់លង់ទឹកកាលពីក្មេង ហើយឥឡូវក៏អត់ចេះហែលទឹកដែរ
កញ្ញាចាំខ្ញុំបង្រៀន? ម៉ោៗ។
ធារីអត់អេ៎ កញ្ញាខ្ញុំអត់ចូលចិត្តហែលទឹកអេ៎
កញ្ញាម៉ោសាកទៅ លែងខ្លាចហើយ
ធារីអត់ទេ! ប្រាប់ហើយថាខ្ញុំខ្លាចកញ្ញាឯងទៅៗ។ មិនបាច់រវល់ខ្ញុំអេ៎

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ខ្លាច klaac to fear, to be afraid of
ទឹក tɨk 1. water, juice, liquid
2. round (e.g., of a boxing match)
កញ្ញា kaɲɲaa female Cambodian name
ធារី tʰierii female Cambodian name
ម៉េច məc what (following a verb of saying), why, in what way/manner, how {ម៉េចហើយ?/ម៉េចអី? = What's up?} {[…] ម៉េចទៅ? = In what way […]?} {ថាម៉េចចៅ? = What are you saying, grand-daughter?} {បងចង់បានម៉ូតម៉េច? = What kind of design/fashion do you like?}
មិន mɨn negative particle not, non- (usually requires the final particle ទេ)
ចុះ coh 1. to move downwards, descend, go down, get down, dismount
2. get off/out of
3. to go downstream
4. (of rain) to fall
5. (of fog/mist) to appear
6. to flow, run
7. to decrease, diminish
8. to lower a price, to give a discount
9. to submit, give up, comply
10. down (adverbial denoting movement downwards physically, in status or class, or in price)
11. downstream
12. to register, sign
13. to make an entry, record
14. to formalize
15. to conduct, carry out (e.g., an investigation)
16. to relax
17. to release
18. to be dated (with a calendrical date)
19. to work something out
20. to have diarrhea
ហែលទឹក hael tɨk to swim
លេង leeŋ 1. to play
2. to do something for fun or pleasure
3. to joke
អត់អីអេ៎ ʔɑt ʔəy ʔee 1. it doesn't matter, it's all right
2. surely, certainly
Notes: colloquial form of អត់អីទេ
ខ្ញុំ kɲom I
ម៉េចចឹង məc cəŋ as a question: why?, why is that?
Notes: colloquial
ធ្លាប់ tloap 1. to become accustomed to, to be familiar with, to have experience with, to be used to
2. to have the habit/custom of
3. marker of continuous action in the past
លង់ទឹក lʊəŋ tɨk 1. to sink, be drowned
2. to drown
កាលពីក្មេង kaal pii kmeeŋ during childhood
ហើយ haǝy 1. to be finished, ended, completed
2. enough!
3. final particle indicating completed action, already, by now
4. in a future context indicates action that will be completed at some future time
5. and, afterwards, next, then, after that
ឥឡូវ ʔləv, ʔiʔləv, ʔəyləv now, at the present time, at this time
Notes: also written ឥលូវ
ក៏ kɑɑ marker of sequential or consecutive action: also, so, then, therefore, accordingly
អត់ ʔɑt 1. no, not
2. to be without, lacking
3. to restrain oneself, abstain from
4. particle to form yes/no questions
ចេះ ceh 1. to know (how to do something), to be able to
2. to be used to, accustomed to
3. to keep on doing something
4. constantly, always, incessantly
5. to be learned, intelligent, smart, cunning
ដែរ dae 1. also, too, likewise, in the same way
2. indeed, quite, rather
3. marks a polite, gentler, less abrupt statement: all the same, even so, nevertheless
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...}
បង្រៀន bɑŋriən to teach, to instruct, to train
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
អេ៎ ʔee 1. spoken form of the question particles ... អត់? or ... ទេ?
2. spoken form of the negation particle ទេ
3. hey!
Notes: colloquial
ចូលចិត្ត coul cət to like, to prefer
Notes: ជើង ត
សាក saak 1. to test, check, verify
2. to examine
3. to try
4. to imitate, mimic, copy, duplicate
5. to charge {សាកថ្មទូរស័ព្ទ = to charge the phone}
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!}
លែង lɛɛŋ to stop, quit, leave, let go, release, set free
ទេ tee 1. particle: negative particle occurring in phrase final position especially after មិន, ពុំ, etc.
2. interrogative particle occurring in phrase final position, often in the combination ឬទេ
3. neutral/positive particle to add emphasis {ខ្ញុំសុខសប្បាយទេ = I'm fine!} {យកតែមួយទេ = I’ll take only one!}
ប្រាប់ prap 1. to tell, say, state, inform, report
2. to explain
3. to point out
ថា tʰaa 1. to say, tell, pronounce
2. that (introduces a question or indirect discourse)
3. I've [just] said, [...]
ឯង ʔaeŋ 1. you
2. self, oneself, by oneself
3. used after personal pronouns or names to make the address more polite
4. surely, obviously
មិនបាច់ mɨn bac to not have to, not need to, to be not necessary {មិនបាច់ទេ = [that’s/it’s] not necessary}
រវល់ rɔvʊəl busy, occupied