New PDF release: An Elementary Pali Course

By Ven. Narada, Thera

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If the ending of the root is " a ", it is often changed into " i ". Sometimes " tvæna " and " tþna " are also added to the roots. Examples :- 49 paca khipa su kara** + tvæ + tvæ + tvæ + tvæ = pacitvæ, = khipitvæ, = sutvæ, = katvæ, having cooked having thrown having heard; also sutvæna, sotþna having done; also katvæna, kætþna * See note and the table in lesson VII - B ** In this case the final " ra " is dropped. Illu llustrati ations ons : 1. nisøditvæ having sat bhuñji he ate, or he sat and ate 2.

Desenti desetha desema Verbs rbs : Kø¹ati Uppajjati Passati* Vasati Supati Vicarati (kø¹a) (pada with u) (disa) (vasa) (supa) (cara with vi) plays is born sees dwells sleeps wanders, goes about * " Passa " is a substitute for " disa " Som Some Inde Indeclin clina inables : Ajja Æma Api Ca Idæni Idha Kadæ Kasmæ Kuhiµ Kuto Na Puna Sabbadæ Sadæ Saddhiµ* to-day yes also, too also, and now here when why where whence no, not again every day always with 30 * " Saddhiµ " is used with the "Instrumental" and is placed after the noun; as Narena saddhiµ - with a man.

Wife, you cooked rice in the morning. Son, where did you go yesterday? You obtained wisdom through your teachers. Why did you not hear the Doctrine like your father? Where did you take your dinner yesterday? 46 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. She was standing in her garden for a long time. He himself*** washed the feet of his father. For a long time my friend did not buy goods from his shop. The doctors did not come to the hospital in the afternoon. The boys and girls did not bring their books to school yesterday.

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