Lesson Seven [7 [
" + དགོས་ + མེད་ + cc
" + མི་ + དགོས་ + cc
" + དགོས་ + ཀྱི་མེད་ + cc
" + དགོས་ + བྱུང་ + cc
a. སྔོན་མ་རྒྱ་གར་ལ་ཞིང་འགྲོག་ཚོས་ཁྲལ་ཆེན་པོ་སྤྲོད་དགོས་བྱུང་སྟབྱུང་ས[ ཁོ་ཚོར་འཚོ་བ་སྐྱོ་པོ་ཞེ་དྲགས་འདུག།
fo merly i ndia to farnlers nomads pl.byi̅tax big give have usual compl. he pl.to
livelihood nom. poor very exist
In the past, because farnlers and nomads i n India had to pay (give) big taxes, they
were very poor.
b. མོ་སློབ་གྲྭར་འགྲོ་དགོས་པ་མ་ཟད། ཟ་ཁང་ལའང་ལས་ཀ་བྱས་དགོས་བྱུང་སོང་།
she school- to go h ave not-only restaurant to-also work did have got past compl.
Not only did she have to go to school, (she) also had to work i n a restaurant.
c. མོ་སློབ་གྲྭར་འགྲོ་མི་དགོས་པ་མ་ཟད། ལས་ཀ་ཡང་བྱས་དགོས་བྱུང་མ་སོང་།
she schoolto go no h ave not-only workalso did have got neg. past compl.
Not only did she not have to go to school, (she) also did not have to work.
7.6 Constructions usingi̅ ཐག་ཆོད་ i̅ i̅ i̅
ཐག་ ཆོད་ is used with the stem of adjectives to convey the mea ni ng of "very " or
"extremely." Thus ཡག་པོ་ becomes ཡག་ཐཁཐུ་ཆོད་ ("extremely good") , and ཆེན་པོ་ becomes
ཆེ་ ཐག་ཆོད་ ("very bi g") . ཚེ
a. སྙན་ཞུ་འདི་གསལ་ཐག་ཆོད་རེད།
report this clear very is
Thi s report is very c l ear.
b. གསར་འགྱུར་འདི་ནི་གསལ་ཐ་ག་ ཆོད་རེད།
news this as for clear very is
This news is very ཚེclear.
c. ཁོ་ ཚོ་ ས་ལས་ཀ་ཡག་ ཐག་ཆོད་བྱས་པ་རེད།
he pl by work good very did past compl.
They did the work very well.
i̅ཐག་ཆོད་ is also used with existential verbs. The pattern is existential verb + ཐག་ཆོད་
+ a linking verb. In these ཚེconstructions it conveys the meani ng of "certai n."
d. མོ་དེ་ང་སང་རྒྱ་ནག་ལ་ཡོད་ཐག་ཆོད་རེད།
she thesei̅days china to exist certai n is
It is certain (that) she is in China these days.
e. ཤིང་ནགས་འདིའི་ནང་འདམ་སེང་མེད་ཐག་ཆོད་རེད།
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