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18:22 Feb 27, 2000
Hindi to English translations [PRO]
Hindi term or phrase:Oh pagal, bus kar aor chup karro
Received this in an email...may be in Urdu or any other East Indian dialect, please help.
Explanation: This phrase is in Hindi/Urdu and I have translated it to the best of my knowledge. It is a rather colloquial phrase. I chose "keep quiet" fo "chup karo" but it could also be translated as "shut up". Hope this helps!
Explanation: This is certainly Hindi and your translation would be 'O Stupid, stop it and be quiet'. There is no element of scolding in this sentence. The illocutionary power of the sentence states that it is said in a loving, caring context.
Roomy F Naqvy
Roomy Naqvy India Local time: 06:24 Native speaker of: Hindi PRO pts in pair: 11