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AssameseEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From -কৈ (-koi), from -কৰি (-kori), from কৰি (kori) (the perfect participle of কৰ (kor) which is the verb root of কৰা (kora, to do)). Compare Sylheti -ꠇꠞꠤꠀ (-xoria), Bengali -করে (-kôre).

SuffixEdit

-কে (-ke) (Central Assam)

  1. -ly, -ily (turns adjectives and nouns into adverbs.)
    ভাল; ভালকেbhal; bhalkeGood; goodly
    বেয়া; বেয়াকেbea; beakeBad; badly
    জোৰ; তাই বহুত জোৰেকে কথা কয়zür; tai bohut züreke kotha koy.Force; she speaks very loudly (forcely).

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