Lombard/How to ask and express the day

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Lombard language course
Sentence syntax of Lombard language

Construction of the sentence

Relative clausesVerbal diathesisHypothetical constructionElisionHow to greetHow to ask and express the timeHow to ask and express the dayHow to ask and express the weather

Lombard The reference orthography for this page of Lombard course is New Lombard orthography

How to ask and express the day[edit | edit source]

Che (interrogative adjective) + + l' (3rd person singular weak pronoun) + verb vesser conjugated in the present indicative 3rd person singolar + incoeu ?
Question: Che dì l' è incoeu? ( MI )
(in English: What day is it today? / What date is it today?) )
Answer: (Incoeu) l'è el cinch de dicember ( MI )
(in English: Today is December the fifth)

To ask just for the number of the day of the month:

Cossa (interrogative adjective) + ghe n'hem del mes[1] (+ incoeu) ?
Question: Cossa ghe n'hem (del mes) incoeu? ( MI )
Answer: Incoeu ghe n'hem ... ( MI )
  1. voice of the verbal locution “havéghen (del mes)”

  • jer l'alter /l'alter jer = the day defore yesterday
  • jer = yesterday
  • incoeu = today
  • doman = tomorrow