act

Noun

လုပ်ရပ်

  • An act of kindness/a kind act to help a blind man across the street.
  • An act of violence, terrorism.

သရုပ်ဆောင်ခြင်း

  • she studied acting in New York.

ဖျော်ဖြေတင်ဆက်မှု

  • A circus act/a song and dance act.

ပြဇာတ် အခန်း။

  • A play in five acts. The hero dies in Act 4/Scene 3.

ဥပဒေ။ အက်ဥပဒေ။

    ဟန်ဆောင်မှု။ usu. singular

    • Don't take her seriously — it's all an act.

    ~ acts plural

      Verb

      လုပ်သည်

      • The time for talking is past: we must act at once.

      သရုပ်ဆောင်သည်။ act something out

      • He got the chance to act out other people's jobs. encouraging students to act out the stories

      အရေးယူသည်။ အရေးယူ ဆောင်ရွက်သည်။

      • The police refused to act until they had more evidence.

      သရုပ်ဆောင်သည်

      • Have you ever acted? She acts well.

      ဟန်ဆောင်သည်။ နေပြသည်။

      • He's not really angry— he's just acting the stern father. Try to act normal!

      ~ acts 3rd person; ~ acted past and past participle; ~ acting present participle

        as

        Adverb

        မျှ။ လောက်။ တမျှ။ သလောက်။

        • This dress is twice as expensive as the blue one.

        အတိုင်း။ သလောက်။

        • as many as twenty-two rare species may be at risk.

        လိုပဲ။ လိုပင်။

        • As before/he remained unmoved. the same as usual.

        Preposition

        ဟန်။ ကဲ့သို့။

        • They entered the building disguised as cleaners.

        အနေဖြင့်။ လို။

        • I respect him as a writer and as a man. Treat me as a friend.

        ဖြစ်သည့်အားလျော်စွာ။ အနေ နှင့်။

        • As her private secretary he has access to all her correspondence.

        …တုန်းက။ …စဉ်က။

        • As a child she was sent to six different schools.

        Conjunction

        …နေစဉ်။ …နေတုန်း။ သောအခါ။ သော်။

        • I watched her as she combed her hair.

        သောကြောင့်။ သည့်အတွက်။

        • As you weren't there I left a message.

        ဖြစ်စေကာမူ။ လင့်ကစား။ ပေမင့်လည်း။

        • Talented as he is/he is not yet ready to turn professional.

        သည့်အတိုင်း။ သလို။

        • Just as she had warned me/the shop was shut.

        သည့်အတိုင်း

        • Cyprus/as you know/is an island in the Mediterranean.

        လိုပဲ

        • She's unusually tall/as are both her parents.

        Noun

        ~ plural form of a

          As

          Noun

          ~ plural form of A