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Re: Weekly Vocab #1.1.2 (repost #1)

From:Carsten Becker <carbeck@...>
Date:Sunday, September 3, 2006, 11:22
From: "Henrik Theiling" <theiling@...>
Sent: Friday, September 01, 2006 5:02 AM

>> 1. forest
>> 2. mushroom (edible)
>> 3. to look for something
balangao (to search)
>> 4. To find something after searching for it
>> 5. base, bottom
>> 6. moss
>> 7. basket, bag
kasu, ladang
>> 8. pine needles, leaves of a conifer
singay (< singaya, lit. "stitcher")
>> 9. each
-en (every)
>> 10. always
>> 1. The forest is in that direction. (or "over there", >> said while >> pointing to it)
Vinimreng ada-bukanea. Forest.A that-direction.LOC
>> 2. I like mushrooms very much!
Le vatyayang tulangyeon kangan! TRG=P like.1s.A mushroom.PL.TRG *very*_much
>> 3. I often go searching for mushrooms in the forest.
Ang balangasayin komila tulangyeley vinimea. TRG=A search.HABIT.1s.TRG often muchroom.PL.P forest.LOC
>> 4. She kept the mushroom that I tripped over.
that means?
>> 5. At the base of which tree did you find that >> mushroom?
Eyran elinam mehirea le sungevang ada-tulangon? Under which tree.LOC TRG=P find.2s.A that-mushroom.TRG
>> 6. There is no moss on the base of that tree.
Ya yomoyarareng itrayley avan ada-mehirin. TRG=LOC exist.NEG.3s-inani.A moss.P at_bottom_of that-tree.TRG
>> 7. Put the mushroom in the basket.
Tapiu tulangley kasuea. Put.IMP mushroom.P basket.LOC
>> 8. These baskets, the handles of which are made of >> pine needles, are useful.
Eda-kasuyereng numerambay, sondamyeley sirengena singayena mehisingayena. This-basket.PL.A A.useful, handle.PL.P REL.A.GEN needle.PL.GEN needle-tree.GEN
>> 9. That is the woman to whom I give each of the >> mushrooms.
Adanyang envanaris si ang ilayin eda-tulangyenley. That.A woman.P REL TRG=A give.1s.TRG this-mushroom.PL.every.P
>> 10. I always go looking for mushrooms is the forest >> through which we >> walked today.
That should have been "in the forest", no? Ya balangasayang tulangyeley kong vinimin manga luga siya lampaynang davano. TRG=LOC search.HABIT.1s.A mushroom.PL.P inside_of forest.TRG through REL.LOC walk.1p.A today ('manga luga' = through; 'luga' itself means 'among, between', 'manga' indicates motion from one place to another by means of the following preposition)
> - elucidation, n. > an act of explaining that serves to clear up and cast > light on
taboyisao (lit. "to clarify")
> - snap at, v. > bite off with a quick bite; "The dog snapped off a > piece of cloth from the > intruder's pants"
bitogao mangasara (lit. "to tear away/off") And another 9 new words, that makes 1401 entries in the dictionary. The sentences were really more difficult than the words themselves. Yours, Carsten -- "Miranayam kepauarà naranoaris." (Kalvin nay Hobbes) Palayena, Ravikan 16, 2315 ya 15:08:25 pd