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LA ALFABETO

THE

ALPHA

BET

WHAT IS THE SOUND OF THESE

ESPERANTO LETTERS? GIVE AN

EXAMPLE IN ENGLISH

FINAJ^OJ

END- INGS

WHAT VOWEL DO THESE

PARTS OF TH E SENTENCE END

IN?

BAZA INFORMO

BASIC

INFOR

MATION

ARTICLES, PLURALS, ETC.

PREFIKSOJ

PRE FIXES

MOST FREQUENTLY USED

PREFIXES

SUFIKSOJ

SUF FIXES

MOST FREQUENTLY USED

SUFFIXES

KORELATIVOJ

COR RELA

TIVES

TRANSLATE THESE

CORRELATIVES

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Response 1

THE LETTER "J" IN ESPERANTO

SOUNDS LIKE THE LETTER "Y"

IN...

WHAT IS 'BOY'? (FOR

EXAMPLE)

ALL ESPERANTO NOUNS END IN

THIS LETTER

WHAT IS 'O'? (RAPIDO

= SPEED)

THE ONLY DEFINITE ARTICLE

USED IN ESPERANTO (THERE IS

NO INDEFINITE ARTICLE)

WHAT IS "LA"? (LA

KATO = THE CAT)

CHANGES THE MEANING OF AN

ADJECTIVE TO ITS OPPOSITE

EXAMPLE: BELA = BEAUTIFUL

___BELA = UGLY

WHAT IS "MAL"?

"MALBELA" = NOT

CHANGES NOUNS FROM

MASCULINE INTO FEMININE

EXAMPLE: KATO = MALE CAT

KAT__O = FEMALE CAT

WHAT IS "IN"? (OR

INO) KATINO

TRANSLATE: "KIO ESTAS TIO?"

HOW DO YOU SAY "WHAT

IS THAT?"

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Response 2

THE LETTER "C^" IN

ESPERANTO SOUNDS LIKE THE

"CH" IN...

WHAT IS 'CHOCOLATE'?

(FOR EXAMPLE)

ALL ESPERANTO ADJECTIVES

END IN THIS LETTER

WHAT IS 'A'? (RAPIDA

= QUICK)

WHAT ADDING THE LETTER "J"

AT THE END OF NOUNS AND

ADJECTIVES FORMS

WHAT IS PLURALS?

(KATOJ = CATS)

INDICATES REPETITION OF AN

ACTION EXAMPLE: SENDI = TO

SEND __SENDI = TO SEND

AGAIN

WHAT IS "RE"?

RESENDI = TO SEND

DESCRIBES AN OCCUPATION

EXAMPLE: INSTRUI = TO TEACH

INSTRU___O = TEACHER

WHAT IS "IST"? (OR

ISTO) INSTRUISTO

TRANSLATE: "NENIO," "C^IO,"

AND "IO"

WHAT IS "NOTHING,"

EVERYTHING," AND

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THE LETTER "S^" IN

ESPERANTO SOUNDS LIKE THE

"SH" IN...

WHAT IS 'SHOE' (FOR

EXAMPLE)

ALL ESPERANTO ADVERBS END

IN THIS LETTER

WHAT IS 'E'? (RAPIDE

= QUICKLY

THIS LETTER IS USED TO

INDICATE THE DIRECT OBJECT

(ACCUSATIVE)

WHAT IS "N"? (LA

KATO MANGXAS LA

INDICATES BOTH GENDERS

TOGETHER EXAMPLE: PATRO =

FATHER __PATROJ = PARENTS

WHAT IS "GE"?

DESCRIBES AN INSTRUMENT

OR TOOL EXAMPLE: KOMPUTI =

TO COMPUTE KOMPUT__O =

COMPUTER

WHAT IS "IL"? (OR

ILO) KOMPUTILO

TRANSLATE: "KIU ESTAS TIU?"

WHAT IS "WHO IS THAT

(PERSON)?"

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Response 4

THE LETTER "G^" IN

ESPERANTO SOUNDS LIKE THE

"G" IN...

WHAT IS 'GEORGE'?

(FOR EXAMPLE)

ALL ESPERANTO VERBS IN THE

INFINITIVE FORM END IN THIS

LETTER

WHAT IS 'I'? (RAPIDI

= TO SPEED UP)

THE ESPERANTO WORDS MI, VI,

LI, S^I, NI, ILI ARE CALLED THIS

WHAT IS PERSONAL

PRONOUNS? (I, YOU,

INDICATES RELATIONSHIP BY

MARRIAGE EXAMPLE: FRATO =

BROTHER __FRATO =

BROTHER-IN-LAW

WHAT IS "BO"?

INCREASES THE MEANING OF

NOUNS AND ADJECTIVES

EXAMPLE: BONA = GOOD

BON__A = EXCELLENT

WHAT IS "EG"? (OR

EGO, EGA) "BONEGA"

TRANSLATE: "NENIU," "CXIU," "IU"

WHAT IS "NOBODY,"

"EVERYBODY," AND

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Response 5

THE LETTERS Q, W, X, Y HAVE

THIS IN COMMON...

WHAT IS THEY DON'T

EXIST IN THE

ALL ESPERANTO VERBS IN THE

IMPERATIVE FORM

(COMMANDS) END IN THIS

LETTER

WHAT IS "U"? (RAPIDU

= "HURRY UP!")

THE ESPERANTO WORDS: MIA,

VIA, LIA, S^IA, NIA, ILIA ARE

CALLED THIS

WHAT IS POSSESIVE

PRONOUNS? (MY, YOUR,

INDICATES WRONGNESS

EXAMPLE: UZI = TO USE ___UZI

= TO MISUSE OR TO ABUSE

WHAT IS "MIS"?

DECREASES THE MEANING OF

NOUNS AND ADJECTIVES

EXAMPLE; DOMO = HOUSE

DOM__O = HUT

WHAT IS "ET"? (OR

"ETO, ETA) DOMETO

TRANSLATE: "KIE? TIE, NENIE,

C^IE, IE"

WHERE? THERE,

NOWHERE, EVERYWHERE,

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DU EN UNU

TWO IN

ONE

GUESS THE MEANING OF

THESE COMPUND WORDS

VERBAJ FINAJXOJ

VERB END

INGS

CONJUGATING VERBS IN

ESPERANTO

OFTE UZATAJ ESPRIMOJ

EXPRE

SSIONS

GUESS THE MEANING OF

THESE ESPERANTO

EXPRESSIONS

PREPOZICIOJ

PREPO

SITIONS

GIVE THE MEANING IN ENGLISH

PLI PREPOZICIOJ

MORE

PREPO

SITIONS

GIVE THE MEANING IN ENGLISH

DIVERSAJ DEMANDOJ

MISC ?S

A LITTLE OF EVERYTHING

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Response 1

IF "CHAMBRO" = ROOM AND

"DORMI" = TO SLEEP? HOW

WOULD YOU SAY "BEDROOM"?

(ROOM FOR SLEEPING)

WHAT IS

"DORMOCHAMBRO"?

SPELL THE ENDING FOR THE

PRESENT TENSE

WHAT IS "A-S"? (MI

LERNAS = I'M

WHAT "SALUTON, BONAN

MATENON!" MEANS

WHAT IS "HELLO, GOOD

MORNING"?

AL, ANSTATAU, ANTAU

WHAT IS "TOWARD,

INSTEAD, AND BEFORE"?

LAU, MALGRAU, PER

WHAT IS "ACCORDING

TO, IN SPITE OF, AND

IT THE MEANING OF THE WORD

"ESPERANTO"

WHAT IS "SOMEONE

WHO HAS HOPE"?

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Response 2

IF "SKRIBI" = TO WRITE AND

"TABLO" = TABLE HOW WOULD

YOU SAY "DESK" (TABLE FOR

WRITING)

WHAT IS

"SKRIBOTABLO"?

SPELL THE ENDING FOR THE

PAST TENSE

WHAT IS "I-S"? (VI

LUDIS = YOU PLAYED)

WHAT "BONAN APETITON!

MEANS

WHAT IS "ENJOY YOUR

MEAL? (BON APPETIT)

APUD, C^E, C^IRKAU,

WHAT IS "NEAR AT,

AND AROUND"?

POR, PRETER, PRI

WHAT IS "FOR,

BEYOND, AND ABOUT"?

HE WAS THE CREATOR OF

ESPERANTO

WHAT IS "DR.

ZAMENHOF"?

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Response 3

IF "LIBRO" = BOOK AND "LERNI"

= TO LEARN HOW WOULD YOU

SAY "TEXTBOOK"? (BOOK FOR

LEARNING)

WHAT IS

"LERNOLIBRO"?

SPELL THE ENDING FOR THE

FUTURE TENSE

WHAT IS "O-S"? (LI

PROMENOS = HE WILL GO

WHAT "G^IS LA REVIDO!"

MEANS

WHAT IS "SEE YOU

LATER!" LIT: UNTIL I

DE, DUM, EKSTER

WHAT IS "OF, DURING,

AND OUTSIDE"?

SEN, SUB

WHAT IS "WITHOUT AND

UNDER"?

YEAR IN WHICH THE FIRST

ESPERANTO BOOK WAS

PUBLISHED

1887

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Response 4

IF "AERO" = AIR AND "PORTO" =

PORT HOW WOULD YOU SAY

"AIRPORT"?

WHAT IS "AEROPORTO"

SPELL THE ENDING FOR THE

CONDITIONAL FORM

WHAT IS "U-S"? (SHI

IRUS = SHE WOULD GO)

WHAT "KIO ESTAS VIA NOMO?"

MEANS

WHAT IS "WHAT IS

YOUR NAME"?

EN, EL, G^IS

WHAT IS "IN, FROM,

AND UNTIL"?

SUPER, SUR

WHAT IS "ABOVE, ON

(TOP OF)"?

NAME OF THE OFFICIAL

ANTHEM

WHAT IS "LA ESPERO"?

(THE HOPE)

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Response 5

IF "MARO" = OCEAN AND

"VIRINO" = WOMAN HOW

WOULD YOU SAY "THE LITTLE

MERMAID"? (WOMAN OF THE

OCEAN)

WHAT IS "LA

MARVIRINETO"?

IF "VOLI" = TO WANT AND "SIDI"

TO SIT DOWN HOW WOULD

YOU SAY "WE WANT TO SIT

DOWN"?

WHAT IS "NI VOLAS

SIDI"?

WHAT "CHU VI PAROLAS

ESPERANTON? MEANS

WHAT IS "DO YOU

SPEAK ESPERANTO"?

KONTRAU KROM, KUN

WHAT IS "AGAINST,

BESIDES, AND WITH?

TRA, TRANS

WHAT IS "THROUGH, ON

THE OTHER SIDE"?

UNIVERSALA ESPERANTO

ASOCIO (UEA)

WHAT IS THE

UNIVERSAL ESPERANTO

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