Past Tense Practice (Rohingya zuban or maáni loi)

Shamima was 5 when she ——— for the first time.     (went to the hospital) Shamima pañs bosórja assíl zi októt mezé híba poíla bar hóspital giyé.

I was walking on the road, and I suddenly remembered that I ———- my keys.       (had forgotten) Mui rassat mezé áñrat assílung dé hérei, attíkka monot uccé dé ki, mor sabí ún tháar porái phitlong.

 

Did you know I ——– a pilot?     (used to be) Mui oggwá pailót wáa goittúng dé tuáñrtí zana assíl né?

 

What ———– when I walked into your room yesterday?     (were you doing) Kailla mui tor kamrát accóng dé híya tui ki gorát assíle?

 

 I did not know you ——— a new house.     (had bought) Tuáñ nwa gór kinnyo dé mortí zana nuassíl.

 

We tried to bake a cake, but we ——— what we were doing.   (didn’t really know) Amí kek banai bótlah kucíc gojjóui, mogor hákikot ót mezé amí ki gorír dé amárartí zana nuassíl.

 

I was exhausted at the end of the exam. I ———- for over two hours. (had been writing)  Mui entahán ór akherí mezé óran ói giyóng góui. Mui dui gónda múla lehát assílung.   

 

When the thieves stole my jacket, I was really upset.  I ————- it for over 10 years.  (had had)  Zi októt mezé surún é mor monposón gorom bazuwá surgorí phitle, mui bicí ocándit assílung. Híba mor hérei doc bosór órti wára bicí assílo. 

 

I was sixteen when I ———- for the first time. (went abroad) Mui cúilloró bosórja assílung zi októt mezé mui poílabar bidecót giyóng.

 

For the last two months, Saiful ———- pain, on and off, in one of his tooth. So his father decided to take him to the dentist. (had been getting)  Gelde dui mác lóti Sáiful óre hítar dat oggwá lagatar kamarai assíl, hétekla hítar bafe hítaré dator biaramor mahér daktor or kañsé lezei bótlah pheisela gojjé.

 

No one even noticed I ——— . They were all watching TV. (got home)  Koníkka díyan húda nóo de zi októt méze mui górot aái poñóissóng ái. Híatará háruun TV saát assíl.

Torjuma gorínya/goróya: Rashid Ahmad , Khóndol,  Kuladeng khári