Re: Weekly Vocab 5
|From:||Estel Telcontar <estel_telcontar@...>|
|Date:||Saturday, July 19, 2003, 18:57|
Here is a very delayed Vocab 5. I finally decided that I may as well
send it partly completed, rather than spend forever agonizing over the
--- Christopher Wright ha tera roha a:
> This is dedicated to the stereotypical vacation.
> 1. vacationkurikosa
> I had two weeks of vacation.uti ha ki noa iyomeo kurikosa a
I PAST have 2 PL-week vacation STATEMENT.
> 2. oceansani
> I went to the ocean.uti ha ira ma sani a.
I PAST go to ocean STATEMENT.
(Wow!!! I had all these words already!!!)
> 3. rainsiri
> It rained a lot and was very cold.roha ha noku siri ti ha tu noku hamu a.
it PAST much rain and PAST be very cold STATEMENT.
Does it make sense if I have one word that means
"much, many, very", depending what it's modifying?
That's what |noku| is currently, anyways.
> 4. marketnekoi
> The open-air market remained open, though,ara kanakana nekoi ha yesoku tiira,
but outside market PAST remain open,
> and I had fun haggling.ti uti ha nemoera mekoisa a
and I PAST enjoy bargain STATEMENT.
> 5. ripoffmokiko
> I was the victim of many ripoffs, [to the amusement of the vendors.]uti ha tu tesemo ro noku imokiko a.
I PAST be victim of many PL-ripoff STATEMENT.
> 6. drunk
> I became drunk on the obligatory tourist-unfriendly drink.Skipping. Doesn't make sense for the kids who speak
Ikanirae Seru, and "obligatory tourist-unfriendly" is too
tough for me.
> 7. to vomithouko
> I vomited profusely.uti ha noku houko a.
I PAST much vomit STATEMENT.
> 8. templeatayakasi (lit. god-house)
> I enjoyed <worshipping at | seeing> the many temples there.uti ha nemoera koimu noku yatayakasi noya a.
I PAST enjoy see many PL-temple there STATEMENT.
> 9. money
> I ran out of money after a week and a half.Skipping just because.
> 10. to return=go/walk back: ira/siore hinaru
> I had to return on foot.uti ha tuko siore hinaru.
I PAST must walk back.
> 11. blister
> I am covered in blisters.Skipping just because.
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