For those independent Do-It-Yourself-er among us, here for you: how to do things by yourself in Vietnamese 🙂
tự + verb
verb (+ object) + một mình
He fixes the roof (by) himself.
They teach themselves Vietnamese.
|She (old lady)||live||by herself||at||inside||forest|
She lives by herself in the forest (guess whose grandma this is!)
|Chị Hai||đi chợ||một mình||từ||sáng||sớm|
|Sister Hai (the oldest sister)||go to the market||by herself||from||morning||early|
Sister Hai went groceries shopping at the market by herself from early morning.
I like to sew my own clothes.
DIY spirit is good pretty much most of the time, save this one below, because it’s quite lonely 😦
Tôi phải ngồi viết blog dạy tiếng Việt một mình.
Someone gives me a response to that one 🙂