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Learn Burmese

Burmesiska har 33 miljoner modersmålstalare och är det officiella språket i Myanmar. Burmesiska använder sitt eget burmesiska alfabet och språket är monosyllabiskt. Fler och fler människor reser till Burma och uTalk gör det enkelt för dig att börja lära dig språket.

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Where Is It Spoken?

Myanmar

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Number Of Speakers

33,000,000

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Language Family

Tibeto-Burman

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Fun facts about Burmese

The Burmese for 'it’s business as usual' is 'go come eat drink live'!

The Burmese word for 'happy' is literally 'pleasant bowels'!

Burmese has its own ancient alphabet but the spelling preserves sounds that are no longer pronounced – 'Myanmar' is actually spelled 'Mranma' in Burmese script.

The letters in Burmese are curvy because it used to be written on leaves which would tear if straight lines were drawn on them.

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