In Nepali, the
v sound is much closer to a
b sound than an actual
v. Thus, it is better to pronounce it like a
To ask, where are you, say
Ma ghar maa xu means I am at home. It literally means
Me home in am, so maa means in. Ghar (Home) can be replaces with a lot of things:
- Ma Frankfurt maa xu (I’m in Frankfurt)
- Ma Office maa xu (I’m at the office)
- Ma Mark ko maa xu (I’m at mark’s place)
Love and affection
Timro yaad ayo means I miss you.
Food and Cooking
Khana khayou? means Did you eat? It literally means
Food eat?, so the you is implied.