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20.       tunci
7149 posts
 13 Sep 2012 Thu 02:01 pm

 

Exclamatory Word  "Sakın"  ;

This word has the meaning of  warning someone not to do something ; It is exclamation of fear , Mind !, never! , beware ! , dont dare !, avoid doing it !

 

It is derived from the verb "sakınmak - to avoid !"

 

Sakın hamileyken sigara içme. [ NEVER ]

Never smoke while you are pregnant.

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Sakın ellerin yaşken ampülü değiştirme.

Never change the bulb when your hands are wet. [ NEVER ]

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Yarın hava çok soğuk olacak. Sakın dışarı çıkma.  [ MIND ]

Mind ! , Dont go out tomorrow as it is going to be very cold.

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Sakın bana bir daha vurma ! [ DO NOT DARE ]

Don´t you hit me again ! [ Don´t you dare  hitting me again ! ]

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Sakın ha !! [ DON´T YOU DARE  !]

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Edited (9/13/2012) by tunci

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21.       tunci
7149 posts
 26 Sep 2012 Wed 03:01 pm

 

Sentences with ´Bak´ ;

 

This verb can function in different ways with sentences.

 

Bakıyorum [da] bugünlerde keyfin yerinde.

I see [I noticed] that you are in a good mood nowadays.

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Zenginliğine güvenme, bir bakarsın herşeyini kaybetmiş, beş parasız kalmışsın.

Don´t trust in your wealth,  who knows, one day you might fınd yourself in a situation that you lost everything you have and left peniless.

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Bir baktık ki sabah olmuş.

Suddenly we realized that the day turned into morning. [the morning came]

[the day turned into morning without us noticing it ]

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Baktı  bu işi beceremeyecek istifa etti.

When he noticed that he won´t be able to manage this job, he resigned.

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Sen kendi işine bak !

You mind your own business !

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Baktım O , hatalarından ders almayacak, kendi haline bıraktım.

Since I am convinced that he/she won´t take lesson from his/her mistakes I left him/her on his/her own.

 

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22.       interactions
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 26 Sep 2012 Wed 03:39 pm

Dear Tunci,

 I´d better to come. - Isn´t that sentence should read as I´d better come.

not not to come.

23.       tunci
7149 posts
 26 Sep 2012 Wed 04:31 pm

 

Quoting interactions

Dear Tunci,

 I´d better to come. - Isn´t that sentence should read as I´d better come.

not not to come.

 

You are right Interactions. That sentence should be without "to". Thank you. Smile

 

 

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