Kerido Martin,

No me yames «estimada !!! » me azes riyir ! !

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Dunke no muchissimo ma muy muNcho o muy muy muNcho.

To have to …to must es TENER DE AZER UN KOZA

Tengo de irme al kuafor (hairdresser) i must go to….
tenemos de salir presto = We have to leave early or quickly (both)

no tiyenes de menester de dizirle toda la vedra =
You dont have to tell her/him all the truth.

kale ke + subjonktiv komo en kale ke las kreaturas sepan esto.
the children must know this or las kreaturas tienen de saver esto (=)

Esto viendo ke teniyas de eskrivir este livro antes de murir.
I understand (see) that you had to write this book before dying.

tienes de… you have to teniyas de…. you had to
vas a tener de …. you’ll have to

nada = nothing

hich (hic) = biervo en turko para dizir nada (so, «nada» is enough)

fin (feminin) la fin , a la fin de…..i no al fin=yerrado

pues es tambien en kastilyano….Dunke = therefore, alora = so

en eskola NO …. en la eskola

es difisil DE azer una koza…. Es difisil «de» meldar «de» eskrivir….
es difisil meldar = yerrado

serka = close , near … serka «de» la mar, «del» supermerkado

asemejante = look like, similar

el kastilyano i el Judeo Espanyol son asemejantes i no serkas
porke serkas kere dizir uno allado del otro.
Mora serka de mi = he lives close to my house

verb : aserkar – aserka la meza al fotolyo
(put the table nearer to the armchair)

no te aserkes de las flamas = dont get close to the flames.

aserkarse… to come close to – aserkate de mi = come closer
Yo moro serka de una eskola = I live near a school

Tener ganas DE azer una koza…..To feel like doing something

Tengo ganas de irme al sinema = I feel like going to the movies.

ansenyar = to teach No me ansenyes kozas yerradas =
dont teach me things that are wrong

le ansenyi komo azer borekas = i taught her how to make borekas

ambezarSE = to learn

nunka pensi ke iva ansenyar el  un diya i
nunka pensi tambiyen ke me vo ambezar a azer borekas !

I never thought that i would teach Judeo Espanyol one day and
I never thought also that i ll learn to make borekas !

ansenyar i ambezarse = to teach and to learn

es vergonya nooooooo = es verguensa

Tratar DE azer una koza = Yo trati de ambezarme,
Tu tratas de ansenyarmelo

Agora esto kontinuando (No sigir ) – verbo kontinuar –

Agora esto kontinuando de ambezarmelo….. Now I keep learning it

Kero ke kuando termine mis estudyos….(tengo terminado = wrong)

Kero saver mijor la gramatika del Espanyol kuando vo terminar mis estudyos
formales en la eskola, i esto me va ayudar por el Judeo Espanyol

o (and better)

Kijyera (I would like..if…) saver mijor la gramatika del
espanyol kuando mis estudyos formales en la eskola seran terminados..
(seran terminados = they would be finished)

Espero ke EL Judeo Espanyol ….. Articles !…i vo kontinuar a avlarlo
kontinuar a azer UNA koza…

Komprendes todo lo ke te eskrivo ? Si lavoras kon mi vas a tener
un Judeo Espanyol perfekto. Yo so profesora 🙂

Te abraso
sharope.blanco@gmail.com

PS. Estos fueron lo ke kije korijar de tu teksto.
Me puedes siempre eskrivir para ke te aga saver
mis komentos…

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SHAROPE BLANCO lives in Istanbul (Turkey) Sharope Blanco, Economist and Language Teacher, Administrator and founder of the Yahoo’s group SEFARADI MUESTRO, where she writes and shares her poems, articles, memories and her novel ALMOND. She is also the author of countless poems and articles in English, French, Turkish and Djudeo-Espanyol. Her work will be published post-mortem according to her wish, by her son Nebil F. Behar, a doctor residing in England.