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ya1smRE1heGoma wa ya gela~lau, aho ya sala wa, aho ya siba ha'a.The boy ran awauy, and now when he eas digging, he already understood (what they were tryig to do).2sheyo fede tinagu ya tan palapa.and then my mother was really crying.3itOyagi wa ya balelem palapa.The tree really flamed up.Oyagi ya yaidi, yo nu'ula ya faheyayadi.It [the windstorm] knocks down trees, and it destroys the bush.Buka 'e bui, na usa ea ota-esegahi. yo borowada ya wewe~esegahi hinaga be hige ai paipaisoa, ...We translate the Book, but the rains have held on, and the floods have continued also, se we are not working, ...Na ite Sabati te hinaga, ena ea siuhwalo haba 'e lau Wagawaga, 'e lau'u'ula. Mate, ema antaumana wasana.And on this Sunday also, if it is dry weather, we will go to Wagawaga for church. that is the news about our church visitation.1s: E, 2s: wa, 3s: ya, 1pIN: te, 1pEX: 'e, 2p: ami, 3p: sa
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ya an ya ofifinish eating (to)ov. synan fa'oficomp. offa'ofian fa'oficomp. offa'ofian fa'oficomp. offa'ofian ma'uda 2an ofi'ian ofi'ian ofi'iani'i 1ani'i 3
ya boga'iyaVinov. synbogagu ya sese3bogagu ya yahayaha2 2bogagu ya yahayaha4mohafuunspec. var. offamohafu~gaibuiunspec. var. oflau~fafamohofu
ya lau ee--,unspec. var.ee--CLtime passedYa lau ee--, edi kwatili bena ya ofi.Time went by, until their dried coconut fronds were sbout to be finished.
ya 'wasinaits bleedingov. syn'wasina 1wasinagu ya didilidi
yabahan1forest (old growth)Amaite'i mate yabaha yo oya yo bom.There there are old growth forest, mountains aand swampy pools.2jungle (old growth)
yabaha yaiPPin the old growth forest
YabahananYabahana, a place nameYabahana 'e laufi ee-- oya 'e finahe.we set off for Yabahana. and we kept going until we ascended (the mountain).
Yabuahinan1Yabuahina2traditional god3god, traditional
Yabuahinen1Yabuahineov. synKeliso 1TaufwauYaubada2deity (a female)
yadan1cloudsFuya heyaya ena fuya tubu mate galewa yadadi sa dubaduba, hwayahwayau la'ila'i ya towa.When a time of bad weather begins, the clouds of the sky are blackened and a big wind blows.Ya tauyamuhi, yada ganahewana yaihe was hidden inside the clouds.1.1.3.2Cloud2cloud
YadayadanYadayada
yadogerkneading trough
Yadogerkneading
yafaiVtrcrowd out growth (to)Li'e haisa wa sa sagigilidi pole hawadi yai, pole wa sa in, be sa yafaidi,Some of the seeds went down among the thorny weeds (lit: grasses) and the thorns sprouted and they crowded them out
yafaidiVtrcrowd something out (to)
YafinYafiplace??