|Inona no tianao hatao androany?
|What would you like to do today?
|Mila mianatra aho izao. Omeo adiny roa aho.
|I need to study right now. Give me 2 hours.
|Na izany aza, anio alina dia te handeha hisakafo any amin’ny hotely aho.
|However, tonight I would like to go eat at a restaurant.
|anio – today / later today
alina – evening
|Mianatra loatra ianao! Tokony handeha any amin’ny hotely sy boite de nuit isika.
|You study too much! We should go to a restaurant and a nightclub.
|tokony – should [follow with future tense]
|Tsia! Halako ny boite de nuit! Te handeha hisakafo hariva fotsiny aho.
|I hate nightclubs! I only want to go and eat dinner.
|hala – spider
halako – hated (by me) [passive]
mankahala – to hate
misakafo hariva – to eat dinner
|Inona ny karazana sakafo tena tianao ho hanina androany alina?
|What kind of food do you really want to eat tonight?
|Eny, inona ny karazana sakafo mampilendalenda anao?
|What kind of food is making you salivate?
|Sakafo japonais no mampilendalenda ahy.
|Japanese food is making me salivate.
|Te hihinana sakafo koreana aho.
|I want to eat Korean food.
|Sakafo koreana eto Antananarivo? Misy hotely koreanina ve eto?
|Korean food in Antananarivo? Is there a Korean restaurant here?
|Eny, misy ny Restaurant Arirang.
|Yes, there is Arirang Restaurant.
|Hotely tsara misy sakafo matsiro izy.
|It is a good restaurant with delicious food.
|Hotely tsara misy sakafo matsiro izany.
|It is a good restaurant which has delicious food.
|Masiaka ve ny sakafo koreana?
|Is Korean food spicy?
|Tena masiaka sy matsiro!
|It is very spicy and delicious!
|tena – really; genuine/real
matsiro – delicious.
|Tsy tia sakafo masiaka aho! Mamparary ny kiboko izany.
|I do not like spicy food! It hurts my stomach.
|kibo – stomach
izany – that
|Tsy tia sakafo masiaka aho! Mamparary kibo ahy izany.
|Mila tonga ianao!
|You need to come!
|tonga – to come/arrive
|Tsy maintsy tonga ianao!
|You have to come!
|tsy maintsy – have to
|Ho faty aho!
|I will die!
|ho – [marker of future tense]
faty – dead/corpse