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The king, accompanied by** the queen, arrived in the city yesterday. * Use the Locative. ** Use "Saddhiµ" Vocabulary: English-Pali Table of Contents 60 Lesson sson XI A. Decle clension nsion of Nouns ouns endi ending in " u " and " þ " Bhikkhu, m. mendicant Nom. Voc. Acc. Instr. Abl. , Gen. Loc. SINGULAR PLURAL bhikkhu bhikkhu bhikkhuµ bhikkhunæ bhikkhunæ bhikkhumhæ, bhikkhusmæ bhikkhuno, bhikkhussa bhikkhumhi, bhikkhusmiµ bhikkhþ, bhikkhavo bhikkhþ, bhikkhavo, bhikkhave bhikkhþ, bhikkhavo bhikkhþbhi, bhikkhþhi bhikkhþbhi, bhikkhþhi bhikkhþnaµ bhikkhþsu Æyu, n.
WISH Ahaµ Buddho bhavæmi, Buddho dhammaµ desetu, may I become a Buddha. let the Buddha preach the Doctrine. , mæ gaccha do not go.
Boys and girls wish to bathe in rivers. There are no patients in the hospital. We study languages to obtain wisdom. I do not wish to go in ships. With faith they sit in the hall to learn the Doctrine. I do not know the language of the letter. O girls, do you know the way to go home? He is bringing a book to give to the wife. Vocabulary: English-Pali Table of Contents 42 Lesson sson VII Aor Aorist (Ajj Ajjatanø anø) — Activ tive voice voice Terminations SINGULAR 3rd 2nd 1st ø o iµ PLURAL uµ ttha mha paca, to cook SINGULAR 3rd 2nd 1st apacø, apaci, apaco, apaciµ, pacø paci he cooked paco you cooked paciµ I cooked PLURAL 3rd 2nd 1st apacuµ, apaciµsu, apacittha apacimhæ, pacuµ paciµsu pacittha pacimhæ they cooked you cooked we cooked gamu, to go 3rd 2nd 1st SING.