How to form simple sentences in Tibetan

How to form simple sentences in Tibetan

You want to learn how to form simple sentences in Tibetan? You've come to the right place! Scroll down and see the short Tibetan lessons complete with useful examples. The house is big, the book is old... we make forming simple Tibetan sentences easy.

Tibetan personal pronouns : I

A personal pronoun is what we call the English words 'I', 'you', 'he', 'she', 'we' and 'they'. Just like English, Tibetan has a set of personal pronouns. The English word 'I' is a pronoun in the first person singular. The Tibetan word for 'I' is 'ŋa'.


ŋa yä
me too
ŋa mä
not me
țaŋ ŋa ?
and me ?
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About Tibetan

The name for the language in Tibetan is Bod Skad. If you are planning on doing some travelling, learning Tibetan would be a great way to make the most of your trip.

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Basic words and phrases in Tibetan

Learn to get by in Tibetan with these useful words and phrases. We'll begin by learning some basic Tibetan phrases which you can use for everyday communication.

Ŋa kyā gi du.
I am cold.
Ŋa trogo-țö gi du.
I am hungry.
Ŋa ķakom gi du.
I am thirsty.
Ŋa semkyo gi du.
I am sad.
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You can learn Tibetan in just 9 easy steps.

If you want to go from beginner to fluent in Tibetan in a reasonable amount of time, you'll need a proven study method and daily dedication. Our nine-step Tibetan learning guide will show you how to teach yourself Tibetan in a structured,effective way. The steps below will take you through the progression of skills needed to learn to speak, read and understand Tibetan.

Step 10 : Simple sentences in Tibetan

You've already learned so much in steps 1 to 9 and we'd like to help you learn even more with this bonus step. Learn the phrases Di teb rē, Di kupkya rē and Di go rē (This is a book, This is a chair, This is a door). Then learn the phrases Go čenpo rē and Go čuŋčuŋ rē (The door is big, The door is small). And then learn the phrases Gotso sarpa rē and Gotso čuŋčuŋ rē (The doors are big, The doors are small). You can scroll to the top of this page to see a short lesson about simple Tibetan sentences including useful examples. Take everything you have learned so far and then teach yourself just a few new words each week. In this way, you'll soon be able to say 100's, if not 1000's of short phrases in Tibetan. Give it a try yourself!

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