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In Austrobavarian Adding on to what Hubert said, this is generally true for the entire Austrobavarian dialect continuum. Most of these contractions are formed without the loss of any letters (compared to when one of the individual words is said without the other being close), save the assimilation of similar vowels (nm -> mm). It's really hard to say if ...


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As described here there is not just one Austrian or Bavarian dialect. So what I say here is true for the east of Austria. I am not sure if it is true for the Tyrol or Vorarlberg too. (I have no idea about the Dialect spoken in Vorarlberg) The words »semma« and »emma« do not exist. But there are other, similar words for »sehen wir« and »essen wir«: sehen ...


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Wikipedia has a good explaination: Oberdeutscher Präteritumsschwund. It is a phenomenon of the southern states but creeps to the north. From my own observations I can confirm that speakers from Northern Germany will use Präteritum far more often, especially when telling stories. I'm somewhere in between; I use it more often with strong verbs and when ...


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bhiad di god -> pfiad di god... bh wird zu einem laut zusammengezogen: piad. wikipedia: (zweite lautverschiebung) "Die Verschiebung von /p/ → /pf/ erscheint im gesamten Oberdeutschen". (oberdeutsch sind sehr grob gesagt die deutschen dialekte mit ursprung aus dem gebiet von baden-württemberg und bayern bis südtirol). beispiel: engl. hemp <-> bairisch ...


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Sense: What date would be convenient? - Wann passt (to fit) es am besten? Your aunt would like to do it again this year. - Deine Tante täte am liebsten heuer (dieses Jahr) nochmal. (Kein vollständiger Satz.) Do you want to say anything else? - Möchtest du noch was sagen? No, I have to work/go to work. - Nein, (ich) muss arbeiten. - Remark: It should be ...


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I do not understand Bavarian very well and the spelling seems not to be 100% correct, so if I got a meaning wrong please leave a comment. 1. "wann basds am bestm" "Wann passt es am besten?" "When would be the best time?" 2. "dei dande dad am liabstn heia nomoi" "Deine Tante würde am liebsten dieses Jahr nochmal..." " Your aunt would ...



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