Turkish 124 - The evidential past suffix -mİş

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to remain
kalmak
[Apparently] There is no tea left at home.
Evde hiç çay kalmamış.
[APPARENTLY] Kamil's closest friend died.
Kamil'in en yakın arkadaşı ölmüş.
last, in the pastA MEASURE OF TIME
geçen
to be chosen; to be elected
seçilmek
[Apparently] Last week, the new president of America was elected.
Geçen hafta Amerika'nın yeni başkanı seçilmiş.
resignation
istifa
to resign, to quitA JOB
istifa etmek
I heard that you quit your job. [Apparently]
Duydum ki istifa etmişsin.
to faint
bayılmak
[Apparently] I ate a lot of food and I fainted.
Fazla yemek yemişim ve bayılmışım.
[Apparently] We drank all the wine.
Bütün şarabı içmişiz.
In this example, you could also say "şarapları" to refer to multiple bottles of wine.
[Apparently] German engineers built this machine.
Bu makineyi Alman mühendisler yapmışlar.

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