How to form simple sentences in Turkmen

How to form simple sentences in Turk­men

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

Simple Turk­men sentences

In the present tense, where an English sentence would use the verb 'to be', a typical sentence in Turkmen does not use a verb at all. Just the subject and the attribute are used without a verb.


Oglan akylly.
The boy is smart.
Oglan güýçli.
The boy is strong.
Oglan uly.
The boy is big.
Oglan kiçi.
The boy is small.
Oglan ýalta.
The boy is lazy.
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About Turkmen

About Turk­men

Turkmen belongs to the Turkic language family. If you are planning on doing some travelling, learning Turkmen would be a great way to make the most of your trip.

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Basic words and phrases in Turk­men

Learn to get by in Turkmen with these useful words and phrases. These essential phrases cover everything from Turkmen greetings to business and workplace communications to love and dating.

Gijaň rahat
Good night
Giç yagşy!
Good evening
Ertiriňiz hayr bolsun
Good morning
Gundiziňiz hayr bolsun
Good afternoon
Basic words and phrases in Turkmen
Ustunlik hemraň bolsun!
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TeachMe! Turkmen

TeachMe! Turk­men

Learn Turkmen the easy, fun and fast way. Whether you're a complete beginner or you already know a few phrases in Turkmen, you'll be amazed at just how quickly you learn!

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You can learn Turk­men in just 9 easy steps.

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

Step 10 : Simple sentences in Turk­men

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 Bu kitap, Bu oturgyç and Bu gapy (This is a book, This is a chair, This is a door). Then learn the phrases Gapy uly and Gapy kiçi (The door is big, The door is small). And then learn the phrases Gapylar uly and Gapylar kiçi (The doors are big, The doors are small). You can scroll to the top of this page to see a short lesson about simple Turkmen 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 Turkmen. Give it a try yourself!

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On the Road! Turk­men

Make the most of your trip to work by learning Turkmen words and phrases on the way. With this audio CD, you'll learn 1000's of Turkmen words & phrases in a very short time. The voice is in both Turkmen and English. Just listen, absorb and enjoy! We are one of the few companies in the world offering a learn Turkmen audio cd. If you have a CD player at home or in your car, this is the Turkmen course for you.

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