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Forum: Pashto Language - پښتو ژبه 08-13-2015, 04:06 PM
Replies: 19
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Posted By یاسمینه
If it comes to the روغتون - I think Morgenstierne...

If it comes to the روغتون - I think Morgenstierne suggested that the stem روغ comes from Sanskrit or Avestan. تون - is a Pashto nomina loci suffix.
Forum: Pashto Language - پښتو ژبه 08-13-2015, 02:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,667
Posted By یاسمینه
From what I know وان- is a transformed Persian/...

From what I know وان- is a transformed Persian/ Dari nomina agents suffix بان- which is transformed Iranian suffix پانه- .

When a word comes from language to another, usually it changes its form...
Forum: Pashto Language - پښتو ژبه 08-13-2015, 02:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,667
Posted By یاسمینه
From what I know وان- is a transformed Persian/...

From what I know وان- is a transformed Persian/ Dari nomina agents suffix بان- which is transformed Iranian suffix پانه- .

When a word comes from language to another, usually it changes its form...
Forum: Pashto Language - پښتو ژبه 08-13-2015, 11:07 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,667
Posted By یاسمینه
There is always the same problem with etymology...

There is always the same problem with etymology because there is a difference between two things: what are origins of the word and from what language the word came to another language.
What I found...
Forum: Pashto Language - پښتو ژبه 08-13-2015, 10:53 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,316
Posted By یاسمینه
What I wrote above was based on my experience. It...

What I wrote above was based on my experience. It was not a general statement. It makes a difference.
So for me the knowledge of Arabic and Persian grammar was useful and helped a lot. I didn't have...
Forum: Pashto Language - پښتو ژبه 08-12-2015, 02:36 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,667
Posted By یاسمینه
دښمن - you both were right - it comes from...

دښمن - you both were right - it comes from Persian/ Dari دشمن . But I wonder to what extent the replacement of ش with ښ affects the perception of the دښمن as more "pashtunized" and if it is a step...
Forum: Pashto Language - پښتو ژبه 08-12-2015, 01:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,667
Posted By یاسمینه
None of above. I propose a discussion in which we...

None of above. I propose a discussion in which we can jointly explore different words, try to determine where the boundary between a native and loanword is, what makes that a loanword become a native...
Forum: Pashto Language - پښتو ژبه 08-12-2015, 08:27 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,316
Posted By یاسمینه
What I can say after myself, knowledge of Dari/...

What I can say after myself, knowledge of Dari/ Persian and Arabic grammar helps a lot while learning Pashto.
Forum: Pashto Language - پښتو ژبه 08-12-2015, 07:03 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,667
Posted By یاسمینه
For Pashto Purists

Let's try to deal with Pashto words :) I am sure it will lead to essential debate :)

I wonder what do you think about origins of the following words:
دښمن (enemy)
سونډک (cloth for straining...
Forum: Pashto Language - پښتو ژبه 08-12-2015, 06:19 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,316
Posted By یاسمینه
Badlun EinDeutscher I've never said that low...

Badlun EinDeutscher I've never said that low socioeconomic status is the main reason. Probably it is one of many reasons.
Language, even Pashto, is like a living organism. It evolves, changes, is...
Forum: Pashto Language - پښتو ژبه 08-11-2015, 04:14 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,316
Posted By یاسمینه
Badlun you can not force people to use pure...

Badlun you can not force people to use pure Pashto. You can repeat pure Pashto words as many times as you want, but you won't change usus of local communities, groups as long as individuals are not...
Forum: Religion - دين 08-11-2015, 05:07 AM
Replies: 363
Views: 8,394
Posted By یاسمینه
If a student doesn't have the right to express...

If a student doesn't have the right to express and justify his own opinion, even different from propounded by famous scholars, time to think of changing faculty or university. Said was only one of...
Forum: Pashto Language - پښتو ژبه 08-11-2015, 04:48 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,316
Posted By یاسمینه
agree with Azad Pashtunistan. Whenever I used in...

agree with Azad Pashtunistan. Whenever I used in conversation with Pashtuns words like for example کېدون ، ونجون Pashtuns never understood them, even those graduated of Pashto literature and...
Forum: Religion - دين 08-10-2015, 11:57 AM
Replies: 363
Views: 8,394
Posted By یاسمینه
Nice to come back for a moment to the forum and...

Nice to come back for a moment to the forum and and see that nothing has changed - still the same quarrels :)
Forum: Pashto Books 08-09-2015, 01:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,003
Posted By یاسمینه
old, but still good by M. Lorenz. You can find it...

old, but still good by M. Lorenz. You can find it in pdf in Kitabtoon.
Forum: Pashtun Culture - د پښتنو دود 06-09-2015, 05:41 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 886
Posted By یاسمینه
Afghan Rubab

theory of Afghan modes along with online rubab tutor.

http://oart.eu/joomla/
Forum: Pashto Language - پښتو ژبه 05-03-2015, 04:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,093
Posted By یاسمینه
3.probably because they have different...

3.probably because they have different grammatical gender. آرزو is feminine nouns. What is grammatical gender of ښاپو?
4. because taking into account the structure of these verbs, they are...
Forum: Hujra - حجره 01-11-2015, 05:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 913
Posted By یاسمینه
No, I didn't mean any of what you wrote. I...

No, I didn't mean any of what you wrote.
I teach few Afghan kids (in my country; they are refuges from Afghanistan) and I must admit that so far it is my best work- related experience. And the most...
Forum: Hujra - حجره 01-11-2015, 04:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 913
Posted By یاسمینه
Valujira, if it happens that one day you will...

Valujira, if it happens that one day you will teach Afghan children, keep in mind that it will be something completely different than for example teaching English to children in Europe. Something...
Forum: Pashto Books 10-12-2014, 03:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,357
Posted By یاسمینه
http://www.pashtunforums.com/showthread.php?t=1885...

http://www.pashtunforums.com/showthread.php?t=18856&page=3

here you can see how the conjugation in the book looks like.
Forum: Pashto Books 10-12-2014, 03:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,357
Posted By یاسمینه
It is a useful book however it has some...

It is a useful book however it has some limitations - it contains transitive verbs only. Also it does not include all the forms.
For example you won't find there such form of the verb کتل in the...
Forum: Pashto Books 09-08-2014, 01:57 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 593
Posted By یاسمینه
حسینه ګل

حسینه ګل
Forum: Food - خوراك 07-16-2014, 04:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,674
Posted By یاسمینه
http://www.pashtunforums.com/showthread.php?p=7171...

http://www.pashtunforums.com/showthread.php?p=717160&highlight=silo#post717160

:)
Forum: Pashtun History - د پښتنو تاريخ 06-02-2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 444
Posted By یاسمینه
There is a problem with neologisms. I met well...

There is a problem with neologisms. I met well educated Pashtuns from Afghanistan/ Pakistan and they didn't know neologisms I was using.
Good to know that there are such Pashto words but in...
Forum: Pashto Language - پښتو ژبه 06-02-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,176
Posted By یاسمینه
To be more precise, واکي is a formative...

To be more precise,
واکي is a formative suffix to create abstract nouns, related to 'ownership", 'possession', 'power'.

Another example:
خپلواکي
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