jít

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See also: jit, JIT, -jit-, jĭt, JİT, and ji̍t

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *jьti (to go).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /jiːt/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -iːt

Verb[edit]

jít impf

  1. to walk, go (on foot)
  2. to work, do, suffice
    Budou tři stačit? To půjde.Will three be enough? It will do.
    Jde mi to.I'm good at this.
  3. can, to be possible
    Nejde udělat všechno dobře, ale alespoň udělat většinu dobře by už mohlo jít!You can't do everything everything well, but you can do the most well!
  4. (with the preposition o) to concern, matter, interest (to be at issue, to be at stake)
    Jde o život.There's a life at stake.
    Právě o to mi jde.That's exactly what I'm concerned about.

Usage notes[edit]

Jít is in the class of Czech concrete verbs. Its counterpart, chodit, is an abstract verb.

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Synonyms[edit]

  • to be possible: lze

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Further reading[edit]

  • jíti in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • jíti in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Lashi[edit]

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Classifier[edit]

jít

  1. classifier for round and small objects, like a seed or an eye

References[edit]

  • Hkaw Luk (2017) A grammatical sketch of Lacid[1], Chiang Mai: Payap University (master thesis)