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waTa in ej kaabore an wa in etal?What's impeding the progress of this boat?abor
 Aborin kapin wa in ekōṃṃan an bat.The drag on the bottom of the boat is the cause of it not running fast.abor
 Ioḷe ilju kōjjel Bojin kanne wa in kōn jọkpej ko adjel,” Kapen eo eba.Alright, tomorrow together with the Boatswain we will fill this boat with our scrap,” the Captain said.ad
 Ekar kajoor aetak eo im bōbrae an peto wa in.The eastward current was strong and stopped us from drifting westward. P845ae
 Eaekijeke wa eo.The boat was caught in the current around the passage.aekijek
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eo ear bōke ear kabolioiki.The injection he got gave him polio.boḷio
  in ta eo raar wāik eok kake?What kind of shot did they give you?
  in ta eo raar wāik eok kake?What kind of shot did they give you?kake
waadEjej tokjān ad bōbōk tok ak kōṃṃan im wia waad waan pālle bwe eḷaññe rōwōla, ejej kein jerbalier ak kōbwebweier.There’s really no point in buying Western boats because the materials we need to fix them aren’t even available here. P859jerbal
 Ejej tokjān ad bōbōk tok ak kōṃṃan im wia waad waan pālle bwe eḷaññe rōwōla, ejej kein jerbalier ak kōbwebweier.There’s really no point in buying Western boats because the materials we need to fix them aren’t even available here. P859kōbwebwei-
waadmānInjinia e, kōmiro Bojin kaatartar waj wa ṇe waadmān,” Kapen eo ekar ba innem wanlaḷ ḷọk ke ej lo ḷōḷḷap eo im irooj eo ippān armej ro ioon wab eo.Mr. Engineer, you and the Boatswain bring your boat up alongside that boat over there,” the Captain said and then climbed up when he saw the Old Man and the Chief standing with the other people on the pier. P1344atartar
waakiḷọkIjaje tawūnin aer waakiḷọk ṃōñā nenọno (ennọno) koI don't know why they passed up the delicious foods.waakḷọk
waaṃAnnañe tok ṃōk ḷōmān wa eo waaṃ.Draw me a picture of your boat.annañ
 Āinjuonḷọk wa e waō jān wa ṇe waaṃ.My boat is a bit different than yours.āinjuon
 Kwōn baake tok kaar ṇe waaṃ ijePark your car here.baak
 Eṃṃan ke an būreekin wa ṇe waaṃ jerbalDo the brakes on your car function well?būreek
 Lale kwaar kōjājḷọk an wa ṇe waaṃ jān an ḷoor wa eṇ juon.Don't let your canoe get separated from the one you're following.jājḷọk
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waammānElōñ iaer reitan aetokaer wōt wa eo waammān.A lot of them were almost all up and down the length of our boat. P999aetok
 Ekar bōk ejja kooj eo wōt an wa eo waammān.It was flying on course with our boat for the time being. P931kooj
waanAbọọn waan JepaanJapanese car's fender.abọ
 Waan tulọk eṇ ewaḷọk i aejet.The submarine is surfacing.aejet
 Eṃṃan ke aeṃaanin rijekjek waan MileDo the canoe builders from Mili do a good job of tying the sail edge to the gaff?aeṃaan
 Akadik eo waan Ānti eṇ ej ejjerakrōk ilo ṃaḷoAndy's new outrigger canoe is sailing in the lagoon.akadik
 Ālkin aolep ruo allōñ, waan rawūn eṇ ej raun ñan aolep aelōñin ṂajeḷEvery two months as of 1965 a field trip ship makes the rounds of all the islands of the Marshalls. S17aolep
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waanikliRūkadek ro raar waanikli doonThe drunks has their arms around each other's waists to support themselves.waanikli
waaninJej ṃōñā baru waanin ṂajeḷWe eat land crabs in the Marshalls.baru waan
waanjoñakAerro iọkwe doon ekōṃṃan waanjoñak eṃṃan ñan ñaTheir (two) mutual love of one another inspired me to do likewise.aerro
wāārÑe erūttoḷọk enaaj maroñ wāār.When he grows up he'll be able to crawl.wāār
 Kwōn wāār ṃaanwajSlide forward.wāār
 Injin eo wōt ejab wāār bwe ekar jikūru im pen.Only the engine didn’t slide because it was tightly secured. P689wāār
 Ejino jeḷā wāār ajri eo.The baby is beginning to be able to crawl on its stomach.wāār
 Aolep men i lowa im kar wāār.Everything inside the boat was sliding around. P688wāār
wāārārWōn eo eṇ ej wāārār āne ḷọkThat turtle keeps on crawling towards the island.wāār
waarroKwōn wātin (wātok in) jipañ bōrwaje wa e waarro.Come and help me put another coating of paint on our boat.bōrwaj
 Pukottok juon an kōrkōr in waarro kadkadFind a big stone for an anchor for our outrigger canoe.kadkad
 Kwōmaroñ ke ḷōḷōkọik (eḷḷōkọik) tok wa e waarro?Could you please lash the kie of our canoe?ḷōḷōkọ
 Kwōmaroñ ke ñiinpakoik tok wa e waarro?Could you please do the sennit work for our canoe's ṃweiurñiinpako
WaatWaat kaṇe rej jerakrōk iar?Which canoes are those sailing in the lagoon?jerakrōk
 Waat eṇ ej kōjjoramram ilik?What boat is that flashing light on the ocean side?jejoram
 Waat eṇ ṃaan tata?What canoe is that at the very front?ṃaan
 Iḷak bōk bōra im waat tok turin lañ im ioon lọjet, elur wōt im lur.I turned my head and looked up at the sky and at the ocean; everything was completely quiet and calm. P993waat
 Wōjḷā in waat ṇeWhat canoe does that sail belong to?wōjḷā
waateAk jeḷak toor mejād im waate tok turin lañ, ej jañin kar ḷōmṇak in wōt, meñe eṃōj ammān kōppojak kein ammān naaj kar bọbo dānnin wōt.But when we looked all around and observed the sky, there was no sign of rain, though even so we got containers ready so we could catch rain water, just in case. P1016bọbo
 Ekwe ij ja bar ettōr laḷ ḷọk ṃōk waate Kapen eṇ ej et,” iroñ an Jema ba.Okay, I’ll run down again and check on how the Captain is doing,” I heard Father say. P1139waat
waateekeKe ej dedeḷọk ṃōñāin raelep, ikarreoiki kein ṃōñā ko im waateeke ioon wa eo jān ṃōraṃrōṃin raij kab būbrarrarin kọọnpiip.When we were done eating lunch, I washed the dishes and scrubbed the bits of rice and corned beef from the deck. P384būrar
wabWa eo eṇ eatartar ṃaan wab.The ship is tied up at the end of the pier.atartar
 Injinia e, kōmiro Bojin kaatartar waj wa ṇe waadmān,” Kapen eo ekar ba innem wanlaḷ ḷọk ke ej lo ḷōḷḷap eo im irooj eo ippān armej ro ioon wab eoMr. Engineer, you and the Boatswain bring your boat up alongside that boat over there,” the Captain said and then climbed up when he saw the Old Man and the Chief standing with the other people on the pier. P1344atartar
 Kapen e ej ba kwōn uwe tok in kōttare ioon wa e,” iāliji ḷọk ñan ḷōḷḷap eo ej jutak ioon wab eoThe Captain says you should come onboard and wait for him on the boat,” I repeated to the old man standing on the dock. P65ālij
 Erro ej kōnono wōt ak iḷak bōk bōra im rōre āne ḷọk ilo animrokan Jema iturun ṃweo iānein wab eoThose two were still talking and as I raised my head and looked toward the island I caught a glimpse of Father on the shore side of the wharf. P84āne
 Emaat baḷuunin Navy kaṇe aer pukpukōt kōmimān,” juon armej ekar kōkōnono tok ñan kōmmān jān ioon wab eoThe Navy planes gave up looking for you,” someone said to us from the pier. P1342baḷuun
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waddeBao eo ear wadde ledik eo.The hen attacked the girl.wadde
waduEar wadu im bokbok.His proposition was rejected.bokbok
 Iar wadu im jeddaṃ.I called and I got wiped out. (Poker game) jeddaṃ
waduukEar waduuk lioHe seduced the woman.wadu
waduuktokEar waduuktok jiip eo waan Eaḷṃar.He got Halmar to lend us his jeep.wadu
waerEkar unoke im kōkāāle ijoko ekar wōr kurar bajjek ie ke ri-pālle ro rōkōn leāne lemeto jeḷaan tima ko waer eakeHe painted it and fixed the places where there were scratches from when they used to use the boat to set sailors ashore. P13leāne-lemeto
wāikin ta eo raar wāik eok kake?What kind of shot did they give you?
 in ta eo raar wāik eok kake?What kind of shot did they give you?kake
wāikiEṇṇōk peiū ke rej wāiki.My arm hurt when I got a shot.ṇōṇōk
WaikikiIar pād Awai ak ijab poom lo Waikiki.I was in Hawaii but didn't get near to Waikiki.podem
wainRej kōṃṃan wain jān kūreep.Wine is made from grapes.kūreep
wainiḶeo ej adebdeb waini.He is moving copra nuts with a stick.adebdeb
 Ḷeo ej adibwij waini eoHe is moving the copra nut with a stick.adebdeb
 Kwōn ae waini.Gather coconuts.ae
 Kwōn aini waini kaṇeGather those coconuts.ae
 Aereañ waini kaṇThat copra is theirs.aer
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waininEḷap aninikien ñōñōrñōrin (eññōrñōrin) diin ḷeo ke ej kotak pāākin wainin dedodo eo bwe en baun.The groaning sound of the man's bones was quite audible as he was lifting the heavy sack of dried copra to be weighed.ñōñōrñōr
WaitEar or jinen Jiṇo Wait lōrrọSnow White had a fairy godmother.lōrrọ
wajEñeo ear abṇōṇōwaj ijeṇeṇe waj.I saw him upset and going in that direction.abṇōṇō
 Eñeo ear abōblepwaj wōt ijeṇeṇe waj.I saw him looking uninterested and heading that away.abōblep
 Eñeo ear abwinmakewaj ijeṇe waj.Afraid of ghosts as he was, I saw him going in your directionabwinmake
 Āindein admān naaj jeje tak waj ijeṇe tak waj ñan Likiep.That way we’ll sail into the wind toward Likiep. P842ad
 Āindein admān naaj jeje tak waj ijeṇe tak waj ñan Likiep.That way we’ll sail into the wind toward Likiep. P842ad
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wājāpdikEḷap an wājāpdik ilo kōṃṃan kaṇ an kien.He is an expert in the affairs of the government.wājepdik
wajeRūbbaar ro raar waje lōb eo libōn Jesus.The guards stood watch at Jesus's grave.baar
 Kab pād wōt turin im waje bwe ñe enana taṃṃwin, kwōkōjjeḷā lōñ tak.”You stay here and watch him and let us know if his mood changes for the worse.” P1068kōjjeḷā
 Kab ke en meḷak ñan ad waje meram eṇ.That way there will be a clear view for us to focus on the light. P1122meḷak
 Bwilijmāāṇ ro rej waje ṃweo ṃōn būreejtōn eo.The police guard the president's house.waj
 Ej waje ṃweiuk kaṇ.He guards the merchandise.waj
wajekāikEar wajekāik ḷọk wa eo waan ñan Likiep.He sailed his boat to Likiep singlehandedly.wajekā
wajiKanooj waji lolo kaṇe rej lik bwe emoottok ri-eaklep eo.Watch out now because the robber has arrived.eaklep
wajjikōtKwōj wajjikōt?Where are you heading? What are you coming here to do?jikōt
 Kwōj wajjikōt MājroWhat are you going to do at Majuro?jikōt
 Ekwe bar wajjikōt in,” Kapen eo eba ilo an kōrraat.Now where to this time,” the Captain said in disapproval. P426jikōt
 Kwōn ṃōk kajitūkini ḷeṇe ear wajjikōt?How about asking that man why he came?kajitūkin
wajwajBaj ña ṃōk wajwaj kōn waj ṇe nājiṃ?May I borrow your watch now?wajwaj
wākareRaar wākare kōn penejeḷōn.They gave me a shot of penicillin.wākar
 Ear wākare juon ek.He speared a fish.wākar
wālejIar wālej ñan Ṃajeḷ boñ.I spoke on the radio to the Marshalls last night.wālej
 Kab wālej tok ñe eor jabdewōt.Call me on the radio if anything happens.wālej
wālelEḷap wālel jān kwe.I can spear better than you.wālel
waliklikImaroñ ke kōjerbal waliklik eo aṃ?May I use your arrowroot sifting net?waliklik
waḷḷapAtmāejetin waḷḷap.The top section of a sail on a large ocean-going canoe.atmāejet
waḷokJuon eo im ear waḷok ilo weta jab ṇe iōñ.A verbal skirmish took place in the house next door north.im
 Kwōn lekōne wōt bwe en waḷok.Keep poking at it so it'll come out.lekōn
 Ear waḷok juon mijen mej ānbwinA disease called palsy struck.mej ānbwin
waḷọkAerin bōro enaaj waḷọk.The oppression of heart will happen.aer
 Āinwōt meto jab in ebaj aeto,” Jema ekar ba ejja ilo minit eo wōt ekar waḷọk men in.This part of the ocean feels a bit spooky,” Father said at the same time the incident occurred. P1036aeto
 Ekkā an aire waḷọk ilo allōñ kein.It's not uncommon for tornadoes to occur during these months.aire
 Elōñ men enaaj waḷọk allōñ in laḷ.Lots of things will take place next month.allōñ in laḷ
 Anij Ḷapḷap ear waḷọk ñan Moses ioon Toḷ Sinai.Almighty God appeared to Moses on Mount Sinai.Anij Ḷapḷap
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waḷōtEwōr wōt jiljino taḷa ilo waḷōt e .I have only six dollars in my wallet.jiljino
wanāneKwōn kab wanāne waj im kappok tūrakin ektaki jọkpej kaṇ ad,” Jema ejiroñ ḷọkYou should go to the island and find a truck for us to use to load our scrap,” Father told him. P280tūrak
WanāneḷọkWanāneḷọk.Go toward the islet.wan-
WanarḷọkWanarḷọk.Walk toward the lagoon.wan-
waniñEbwil ilowaan waniñ eṇIt's very hot under the awning.waniñ
WāniñaḷọkWāniñaḷọk.Go northward.wan-
wanlaḷInjinia e, kōmiro Bojin kaatartar waj wa ṇe waadmān,” Kapen eo ekar ba innem wanlaḷ ḷọk ke ej lo ḷōḷḷap eo im irooj eo ippān armej ro ioon wab eo.Mr. Engineer, you and the Boatswain bring your boat up alongside that boat over there,” the Captain said and then climbed up when he saw the Old Man and the Chief standing with the other people on the pier. P1344atartar
 Kwōn wanlaḷ tak kōjro kōjjemḷọk bwe jeñak jen bar lo ke doon.”Come down here so we can spend a few minutes together before we go since we don’t know when we’ll see each other again.” P462jeṃḷọk
 Ej moot ḷọk wōt ḷeo ak Jema eba, Jero wanlaḷ tak ñan ruuṃin injin e bwe in kọkoṇi kein jerbal kaṇ im āti ilowaan bọọk eṇ nieer.”As the old man was leaving, Father said, Let’s go down to the engine room so I can straighten up my tools and put them away in their box.” P136nine
 Nejū e, kōjro wanlaḷ waj im nokwōnin jota bwe kwōnaaj ḷak baj mejki wōt,” ekar ba.Son, let’s go down and say our evening prayers because you may want to go to bed soon,” he said. P948nokwōn
wanlaḷḷọkḶak ke ekar jab ṃōṃakūtkūt, ijujen wanlaḷḷọk wōt im kepaake.Since he wasn’t moving, I went down and approached him. P1218wanlaḷ
wanlikḷọkKōjro wanlikḷọk.Let's go to the ocean side.lik
 Wanlikḷọk.Walk toward ocean side.wan-
wanlik-wōnarIn kar jeḷā ta eṇ ej kōṃṃane ke eḷak kar wanlik-wōnar aolepān rainin.I wonder what he is up to; he has been criss-crossing the island all day.wanlik-wōnar
 Ear wanlik-wōnar ḷọk oooṃ emarok.He kept going back and forth, from the oceanside to the lagoonside and vice versa until night-fall.wanlik-wōnar
wanlōñIkar arruñijñij wōt ke ij wanlōñ ḷọk in etteiñ ormej i lọjet.I was still sleepy when I went up to get water from the ocean to wash my face. P821aruñijñij
 Ekar jab to ammān āindeeo innem emaat aḷaḷ ko rōkar aikuj wanlōñ ḷọk im pād i lọjet.It wasn’t long before we had passed up all the boards that needed to go in the water. P712āinde-
 Ke ekar maat ālimi, ibar wanlōñ ḷọkWhen I was done bailing, I went back up on deck. P989ālim
 Rujlọkin raan eo juon, iḷak baj wanlōñ ḷọk jān lowa ikar lo Bojin eo ej de i raan kaju eo.When I woke up the next day, I went up and saw the Boatswain up on top of the mast. P863de
 Bojin eo ejujen wanlōñ āinwōt an ba, meñe ekar jab aelọk an jab itok-limoin eake men eo.The Boatswain went up as he was told, even though it was obvious he didn’t want to. P916itok-limoin
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wanlọñĀlikin aṃro kōnono ijo, kōṃro Jema wanlọñ ḷọk ñan ijo Kapen eo im Bojin eo rej pād ie.After we the two of us were done talking, we went up to where the Captain and Boatswain were. P830am
 Nejū e, ñe ej eṃṃan wōt jabdewōt i jeṇe, ekwe wanlọñ tak ḷọk bwe wa eo e ejako eatartar ippād,” Jema ekkūr tok.Son, come up if everything is okay down there, because the boat is about to come alongside us now,” Father said. P1144ippa-
wanlōñ-wanlaḷḶadik eṇ, kwōnāj wōtlọk ñe āindeṇe aṃ wanlōñ-wanlaḷ.Hey, boy, you are going to fall down if you keep on climbing up and down like that.wanlōñ-wōnlaḷ
 Kwōmaroñ wōtḷọk ñe āindein ṇe aṃ wanlōñ-wanlaḷ.You are going to fall down if you keep on climbing up and down like that.wanlōñ-wōnlaḷ
wanmetoJuon jota iaar wanmeto ḷọk ioon wab eo ḷọk ñan wa eo im lale epād ke Jema ie.One evening I went down to the dock, then to the boat to see where Father was. P44wanmeto
wanmetoḷọkJab wanmetoḷọk bwe ejirūṃle.Don't go out far for it gets steep.jirūṃle
 Wanmetoḷọk.Go toward the ocean.wan-
wannabōjḷọkJen wannabōjḷọk in kōlladikdik.Let's go out for some fresh air.wannabōj
waōIaikuji juon waō.I need a boat.aikuj
 Kwōmaroñ ke kab ane tok riwut e waō?Would you then work on my toy canoe to make it fast?an
 Āinjuonḷọk wa e waō jān wa ṇe waaṃ.My boat is a bit different than yours.āinjuon
 Ejorrāān baṃbōrin wa e waō.My car's bumper is busted.baṃbōr
 Ear boojetok wa eo waō.He assembled my boat for me.bobo
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wāoEmarok ḷọk unokan wa e wāo jān ṇe waaṃ.I have a lighter paint on my car than yours. marok
wā-pidiRaar wā-pidi ajri eo.They gave the child an injection in the buttocks.pid
wārōñawajEar wārōñawaj wōtHe walked southward.rōña
WārūñaḷọkWārūñaḷọk.Go southward.wan-
WātaḷọkWātaḷọk.Go eastward.wan-
wātinKwōn wātin (wātok in) jipañ bōrwaje wa e waarro.Come and help me put another coating of paint on our boat.bōrwaj
 Jet rej wātin bwilōñ eake kōmmān, jet rej wātin eoroñ nenaan, ak jet rej wātin tok ippāmmān.Some came to wonder about ever seeing the four of us back, some came by to listen to our story, and others to say that they missed us and were glad to see the four of us again. P1340ippa-
 Jet rej wātin bwilōñ eake kōmmān, jet rej wātin eoroñ nenaan, ak jet rej wātin tok ippāmmān.Some came to wonder about ever seeing the four of us back, some came by to listen to our story, and others to say that they missed us and were glad to see the four of us again. P1340ippa-
 Jet rej wātin bwilōñ eake kōmmān, jet rej wātin eoroñ nenaan, ak jet rej wātin tok ippāmmān.Some came to wonder about ever seeing the four of us back, some came by to listen to our story, and others to say that they missed us and were glad to see the four of us again. P1340ippa-
 Rōkar ba in wātin lale kworuj ke bwe in kōjjeḷāik eok ke eor āne i ṃaan,” ijiroñ ḷọk e.They told me to come down and see if you are awake so I can tell you there is land up ahead,” I told him. P1221ruj
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wātoEar aebōj-laḷe ḷọk wāto eo ñaneHe dug a well on the land for her.aebōj-laḷ
 Ej ekkat bōb bwe en kaaeloke wāto eṇHe's planting pandanus of the Aelok variety on that wātoAelok
 Ewor ruo eoonḷā ilo wāto eṇ .There are two households on my tract of land.eoonḷā
 Eḷap an idepdep niin wāto ṇeThe trees on that tract are crowded.idepdep
 Eḷap an iupeje wāto eṇThere are too many overgrown sprouted coconuts in that land tract.iupej
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watōkIj jab watōk kōn oṇāān ak ñe eor tokjān inaaj wiaiki.I'm not counting the cost but if it's valuable, I'll buy it.watwat
wātokEj kab baj wātok ālik Bojin eo ke ej dedeḷọk tōbtōb im kọkoṇe jān ijo bwe en jab kaapañ jerbal.The Boatswain came after I was done pulling in the anchor and put it away where it belonged so it wouldn’t get in the way. P480apañ
 Joñan aer ājāj, rej wātok im atartar ippān wa eo.They were so vicious that they came right up along the side of the boat. P1000atartar
 Joñan aer ājāj, rej wātok im atartar ippān wa eo.They were so vicious that they came right up along the side of the boat. P1000ājāj
 Ej kab baj wātok ālik Bojin eo ke ej dedeḷọk tōbtōb im kọkoṇe jān ijo bwe en jab kaapañ jerbal.The Boatswain came after I was done pulling in the anchor and put it away where it belonged so it wouldn’t get in the way. P480ālik
 Wātok ja ilo jebwe e bwe in wawōj in bōklōñ tak kaṃbōj eo,” Kapen eo eba ñan Bojin eo.Come and steer so I can go down and bring up the compass,” the Captain said to the Boatswain. P506bōk
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wātokinĀindeo an wa eo kar epaak tok wōt im kōm kar ḷōmṇak enaaj kar wātokin de eo ak ebuñjen im ḷak kun teeñki ko ie, ejej men eṇ kōmjel loe.In this way the boat got closer and we thought it would just keep coming, but all of a sudden the lights on it went out, and we couldn’t see anything. P1153buñjen
WātoḷọkWātoḷọk.Go westward.wan-
watreEmake watre ṇe juub.That soup is really watery.watre
wawaEjeḷā wawa.He's good at taking care of boats.wawa
 Waan wōn ṇe (wa) kwōj wawa kakeWhose canoe are you sailing around with?wawa
wāweKwōj wāwe ḷọk ñan ia?Where are you going?wāwe
wāweenEwi wāween aṃ naaj kaakḷañe?How are you going to make him preemptive?akḷañ
 Ej jab aikuj wōr ri-amḷap raan kein kōnke eoktak wāween mourThere shouldn't be anybody owning more land than others these days as the living situation has changed.amḷap
 Ewi wāween aṃ anan ke ej jab ṃōñā!You're not doing a good job of chumming because I'm not getting any bites.anan
 Wāween aer kōṃṃani, rej kibwiji ñan ñe epo dān innām jimeeṇe tōrerein ak apare tōrerein kōn kaajliiñ ak dekā bwe en jab rōṃ tōrerein im kōṃṃan an ettoon.The way they make them, they dig down until it is near water, then cement the sides but put a rim around it with an oil drum or stones so that the sides don’t crumble and make it dirty. S22apar
 Ewi wāween atatin Toni?How does Tony wear his hat?atat
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wāwetokWa eo ear wāwetok kōtaan wōd ko.The boat picked its way in between coral heads.wāwe
wāwewajEñeo eaar addikdik waj im wāwewaj ijeṇeṇe waj.He was squinting and heading in that direction there.addikdik
wawōjWātok ja ilo jebwe e bwe in wawōj in bōklōñ tak kaṃbōj eo,” Kapen eo eba ñan Bojin eo.Come and steer so I can go down and bring up the compass,” the Captain said to the Boatswain. P506bōk
 Jej wawōj in buñlik kiin.”We are about to go through the pass.” P502buñlik
 Wātok ṃōṃkaj ṃōk ilo jebwe e bwe in wawōj in baj tallōñ,” Kapen eo eba ḷọk ñan Bojin eo ke ej wōnṃaan ḷọkCome take the wheel for a minute so I can go up and take a look,” the Captain said to the Boatswain as he started to go up. P870tallōñ
weaKoṃro jeḷā eor ke wea i wa in?” Jema eba, Kain rot eṇ ekijñeñe.Do you guys know if there’s any wire on the boat” Father said, the kind that’s really thick?” P731kijñeñe
 Ejjeḷọk wea rot ṇe i wa in eṇ ijeḷā kake,” Bojin eo euwaak.We don’t have that kind of wire on the boat that I know of,” the Boatswain replied. P733rot
weaakEṃṃan kar weaak eoon wa eṇ.I rode comfortably in that car.weaak
 Ej weaak āinwōt bao.It's gliding like a bird.weaak
WeeakWeeak, liṃarārā.Gracious, girls.liṃarārā
weeppānEḷap an weeppān ṃweeṇ raar kaḷōke.The house they built is well made.weeppān
 Wa jerakrōk rōlukkuun weeppān ñan aelōñ kein ad.Sailing canoes are so perfect for these our islands. P857weeppān
wejeḷEkaabwinmakeke an wejeḷ im ainikien ñōñōrñōrin (eññōrñōrin) rojak eo ippān kiju eo, ilo an ṇo ko kōllāleiki im kōjjeplikliki wa eo ion lọmeto.There was a ghostly whistle and the gaff and the mast groaned as the boat swayed back and forth from side to side in the waves. P664ñōñōrñōr
wekarEḷaññe eor ekwe jemaroñ kajjioñ wekar buḷōn baib im karreoiki.”If there is, well then we can try to thread it through the pipes and clean them that way.” P732wākar
welọkKoṃwij welọk ñan ia?Where are you going?welọk
weḷọkÑe kwōnāj bar weḷọk ināj kupiiki eok.If you're caught again doing what you're not to do, I'll fire you.weḷọk
wenọọjḷọkEar wenọọjḷọk ekkeinHe went toward the interior a little bit ago.nọọj
wenọọjtakIj ja wenọọjtak.I think I'll take a walk to the interior.nọọj
weppānIj reilik-reiṃaan ilowaan naan kaṇe aṃ im kile ke rōṃṃan im weppān.My critical judgment tells me that your ideas are excellent.reilik-reiṃaan
wetaJuon eo im ear waḷok ilo weta jab ṇe iōñ.A verbal skirmish took place in the house next door north.im
wetakEḷap an wetak wa eṇ.That canoe can really sail close to the wind.wetak
wetakḷapinEj jab meramin wetakḷapin Awaii wōt ṂajeḷIt's not as bright in Hawaii during half-moon nights as in the Marshalls.wetakḷap
wiaEjaje akkaun lieṇ. Ej kōḷḷā aolep iien ej wia.She never buys on credit. She always pays for what she buys.akkaun
 Aṃonikain ṃōn wia eṇ an Jọọn men e nejū.I bought my harmonica at John's store.aṃonika
 Ij jab wia bajin Jepaan.I'm not buying Japanese buses.baj
 Kwōmaroñ ke jouj in kōbakōj arro bakōj iṃōn wia eṇ an Robōt?Can you please buy us some buckets at Robert's store?bakōj
 Eddek ṃōn wia eṇ an.His store is progressing.dedek
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wiāEṃōj an ḷōḷḷap eṇ wiā lọjiliñinThe old man has pierced his ears.wie
wiaakeKwōn wiaake ḷọk aḷaḷ ṇePush that piece of wood in (under the house).wiaake
WiaakḷọkWiaakḷọk joot ṇe aṃ kōn naṃnoor ṇeInsert your bullet with your ramrod.naṃnoor
wiaikIar wiaik juon kōtka abōḷ pinana.I bought myself an apple banana plant.abōḷ
 Etke kwokajettokjān wiaik wa e?Why do you think there's no reason for me to buy this boat?jettokja-
 Ejettokjān aṃ wiaik wa ṇeThere's no reason for you to buy that boat.jettokja-
 Raar wiaik juon joba.They bought a sofa.joba
 Iar wiaik juon pea in jodi.I bought myself a pair of zoris.jodi
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wiaikiJen aini ṃani kein ad im wiaiki juon injin.Let's pool our money to buy an engine.ae
 Baṃbōr in ṃōn Robert men e iar wiaiki.This is the bumper from Robert Reimers that I bought.baṃbōr
 Enta kaṇe kwaar wiaiki?What did you buy those things for?enta
 Kōjro etal ñan ṃōn wia eṇ in wiaiki ruo kijerro petkōj.Let’s go to the store and buy ourselves two biscuits. P144kije-
 Kōjro etal ñan ṃōn wia eṇ in wiaiki ruo kijerro petkōj.Let’s go to the store and buy ourselves two biscuits. P144kōj
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wiatokKwōn jilkinḷọk bwe en wiatok ṃōñāSend him to buy us some food.jilkin
widdikḷọkKōn an widdikḷọk Ḷaida jāne, Ḷakkilmeej ear bōd im atowaane.Ḷakkilmeej made a mistake in underestimating Ḷaida because he was physically smaller.atowaan
wieEar wie ni eo.He pierced the coconut.wie
wiikKwōn bar itok ālikin juon wiik.Come back again in a week.āliki-
 Dedeinke wiik uweo tok juon naaj iien an niñniñ eo nejū kemem im iabwin jako jāne.And because the week after next will be my son’s first birthday and I really don’t want to miss it. P95dedeinke
 Ij roñ ijekā ke kwōj ḷōmṇak in jerak ḷọkin wiik in ñan Likiep.I hear around here that you are thinking of sailing to Likiep next week. P76ijekā
 Ear iñrōktok wōt neeō jān kar iaekwoj wiik eo ḷọkI sprained my ankle racing last week.iñrōk
 Iba wōt kōn wiik in ñe jab wiik in laḷ ilo allōñin Juḷae, iien eo an lañ jab in.”I’m just talking about this week or next week in July; this is the time of bad weather.” P88Juḷae
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wiikinEiio de wiikin ammān āindeeoWe spent the whole week in that situation. P1187iio
 Joñan adeañ kar lo to, enañin juon wiikin adeañ jeek reeaar,” Jema eba.We were so far out westward that it’s taken us one week of sailing east to get here,” Father said. P1200jeje
 Meñe eṃṃan kūtwōmmān tak ḷọk ak kōn an kar baj ḷap ammān ḷe i rōtle, enañin juon wiikin ammān tar tak.And although the wind was pushing us along nicely, we had already drifted far enough west that it took us about a week sailing eastward. P1184kōto
 Meñe eṃṃan kūtwōmmān tak ḷọk ak kōn an kar baj ḷap ammān ḷe i rōtle, enañin juon wiikin ammān tar tak.And although the wind was pushing us along nicely, we had already drifted far enough west that it took us about a week sailing eastward. P1184rāātle
 Kab pukot tok juoṇ wiikin ḷaaṃ e.While you're at it, get a wick for the lantern.wiik
wiikūEḷọk de juon wiikū ṇai āninI have been on this islet one week now.wiik
WiikwaaṃEwōtlọk Wiikwaaṃ kōn oṇāān ṃweiukThe Wigwam store has a big sale going on.wōtlọk kōn oṇāān ṃweiuk
wiiḷEwōr ke abọọn wiiḷ ṇe iṃaan?Does the front wheel have a fender?abọ
 Etooj juon wiiḷ.A wheel came off.tooj
wiinEj kaajjimālele bajjik innām ejujen maroñ wiin.S/he'll keep saying s/he'll win and s/he just might do so.ajjimālele
 Rōnaaj kar wiin ak eboor pijja eo.They would have won but their pitcher was wild.boor
 Ri-ekkokouwa eo jān high school ear wiin.The juggler from high school won the contest.ekkokowa
 Ri-eotaak eo jān Mājeej eaar wiin.The wrestler from Mājeej won the wrestling match.eotaak
 Raar ibeb em wiin ilo teeñ eo āliktataThey turned on the pressure and came back to win in the last quarter.ibeb
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wiiniEar wiini jokālōt eo.He won the candidacy.jokālōt
wiwiEnnọ kattu ilo wiwi in wōn.Dipping breadfruit in turtle fat is scrumptious.kattu
wiwijetJoñan an wiwijet eallo an kōnnaan.He was so agitated he was tongue-tied.allo
 Ijino tak tōn kar wiwijet ak men eo iḷak emmō ilo kōjām eo ilo Jema im ḷōṃaro ruo ijo ioon teek.I almost started to panic but when I stuck my head out the door I saw Father and the other two men on the deck. P956wiwijet
wōdKoṃwin aḷeikḷọk ek ṇe ñan turin wōd eṇUse the surround method and chase the fish toward the coral.aḷe
 Eeoṇ wa eo ilo juon wōd.The boat struck a coral head.eoṇ
 Wa eo eṇ epaakeḷọk wōd eṇThe boat is close to the reef.epaak
 Eirir wa eo ilo wōd eoThe boat was scratched by the reef.irir
 Itaakin tiṃa eḷḷap erup wōd.The crash of a huge ship could break the reef.itaak
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wōdaEḷap an wōda likao eṇ.That young man can catch a lot of fish.wōda
wōdānTile tok juon kijerro wōdān.Light up a cigarette for us to smoke.wōdān
 Ñe emaat wōdān kaṇe kōmiro jerake,” Kapen eo ekkūr ṃaan ḷọkWhen you two are done smoking we can set sail,” the Captain yelled up to them. P838wōdān
WōdāninWōdānin ia ṇe kijōṃ?Where did you get your smoke?wōdān
WōddedWōdded! Ilukkuun meḷọkḷọk,” eba.Oh, right! I almost forgot!” he said. P772wōdded
wōdinikekJerawiwi wōdinikek ippān Katlik.It's a sin to commit suicide in the Catholic religion.wōdinikek
wōdwōdKwōn aintini bōb kaṇe bwe ren pidodo ad wōdwōd.Boil those pandanus so that they will be easy for us to chew.aintiin
 Ri-aintiin rej jab kijer in wōdwōd.Those who boil pandanus aren't supposed to chew them.aintiin
 Lale ainbatin anbūri ṇe im wōdwōd ñe kwokōṇaan.There's a pot full of cooked Anbūri pandanus and help yourself if want to.Anbūri
 Eba emetak ñiin im eban wōdwōd bōbShe said she had a toothache and couldn't chew pandanus.ba
 Itōm wōdwōd edouṃCome chew some cooked pandanus.edouṃ
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wōilIkar kōjparok wōt ṃōṃakūtkūt i lowaan wa eo bwe ejjir ḷam jako ijo kōn wōil.I was careful as I moved around the boat because everything was covered with oil and it was very slippery. P716jijir
 Ṃōjin an dedeḷọk jerbal eo itallōñ ḷọk i lowaan kōjām eo im ḷak ijo nabōj, ibōk menwa bwe āinwōt iwātin kar bar ḷōlao kōn nemān kiaj im wōil eo i lowa.When we were all finished I climbed through the doorway to the outside and took a big breath because I was really starting to get seasick from the smell of gas and oil inside. P757lowa
 Eto de kar pād i lowa im bwiin kiaj im wōil eo ijo ejino kōṃōḷañḷōñ .As soon as I got back in the engine room the smell of gasoline and oil started to make me feel nauseous. P652ṃōḷañḷōñ
 Ikar kōjparok wōt ṃōṃakūtkūt i lowaan wa eo bwe ejjir ḷam jako ijo kōn wōil.I was careful as I moved around the boat because everything was covered with oil and it was very slippery. P716wōil
 Wōil ṇe ej itok jān ia?” ikajjitōk.Where’s the oil coming from?” I asked. P717wōil
wōiḷKapen eo ekar jebwebwe ak ñe Jema ej iri ḷọk wōiḷ im tōtoon ko jān pein.The Captain was steering and Father was wiping oil and dirt from his hands. P866irir
 Ekkopkopḷọk ainikien etteiñ dān jān wōiḷ.The gurgling sound is greater in filling with water than with oil.kokopkop
wōiḷiIj ilān wōiḷi ḷọk baijkōḷ eṇ waan bwe en eṃṃan an etal.I'm going to put oil on his bike so it runs well.wōil
WōiḷinWōiḷin ṃōn RRE.It's from the RRE store.wōil
 Wōiḷin ia ṇeWhere did you get that oil from?wōil
wōjJar ko wōj raṇ rej aḷkōnar ioon bok.The throng was taking an evening stroll on the beach.aḷkōnar
 Eiruj ri-aḷkwōjeje ro wōj ippān ri-kadek eo.The sunbathers were agitated by the drunken man.aḷkwōjeje
 Kwōn iwōj bwe ij ibbat wōj.You go on and I'll come later.bōbat
 Bwijin in armej ro wōj tok.Here come several groups of people.bwijin
 Ḷadik eo eṇ ibwiljin armej raṇ wōj.The boy is in the midst of all those people.bwilji-
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WōjaAenōṃṃan tata mour ilo Wōja.Residing in Wōja is the most peaceful.aenōṃṃan
 Ennọ kōṃattin jijidiiñ e wōja.My broiler cooks very well.jijidiiñ
wōjakIj jañin kajjioñ ak bōlen eban pen bwe āinwōt iḷak baj lale men eo jej wōjak de eṇ kōdapili taij kaṇ im ewaḷọk bōnbōn eo ad.I haven’t tried but it probably wouldn’t be hard, because it seems like I just saw how they do it; you just roll the dice and the number of points show. P167dāpilpil
 Ilukkuun kar bwilōñ bwe bōjen alen kar jejerakrōk ippān Jema ak ij jañin kar wōjak men in ḷōḷaoI was really surprised because I had sailed with Father many times but had never felt seasick. P653ḷōḷao
 Iḷoore ḷọk in lale ta eo enaaj wōjak ñaneI followed him and watched to see what he would do to him. P1088ḷoor
 Kwōn jab wōjak kain ṃanit rot ṇeDon't behave that way.wōjak
wōjakeEjjeḷọk men eo baḷuun eo ekar wōjake ak ekar kelọk wōt ilo iiaḷ eo an to ḷọkThe plane didn’t do anything and instead just kept flying its course. P945iaḷ
 Ta ṇe kwaar wōjake bwe kwōn emmenonoun kijdik?What did you do to be puffing like that?memenonoun kijdik
 Ta ṇe kwōj wōjake ijeṇeWhat are you doing there?wōjak
wōjaṃIkōṇaan ap jab ṇe wōjaṃ.I like your method.ap
 Imaroñ ke kōjerbal pilerab eo wōjaṃ?May I borrow your blowtorch?pilerab
 Kwōj etal kake adkeelel ṇe wōjaṃ ñan ia?Where are you toting your disobedience to?adkeelel
wōjekeEṃōj wōjeke jōōt e .My shirt's been eaten by a rat.wōjek
WōjjāEḷap an lōñ eañ ilo aelōñin Wōjjā.There are lots of eañ shells at Wotje Atoll.eañ
 Eḷap an ekmouji likin Wōjjā.There are lots of ekmouj on the ocean side of Wotje.ekmouj
 Wa eo ear jerak ñan Wōjjā inne eo ḷọk juon.The boat sailed away to Wotje the day before yesterday.inne eo ḷọk juon
 Wa eo ear itaakḷọk Wōjjā inneThe boat arrived at Wotje yesterday.itaak
 Jalōb in likin Wōjjā reḷḷapThe pools on the ocean side of Wotje are big.jalōb
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wōjkeEḷap an aelellor iuṃwin wōjke eṇIt's very shady under that tree.aelor
 Ealboke raan wōjke eoThe tree sported lots of buds.albok
 Raar kaalijāljāle ri-kọọt eo jān raan wōjke eoThey hanged the thief from the top of the tree.allijāljāl
 Ṃañke eo ej allitoto iraan wōjke eoThe monkey was dangling on the branches of the tree.allitoto
 Ekkar ñan ṃantin aelōñ kein ri-aluej ej armej rot eṇ ej kọkkure ṃanet im al iraan wōjke kaṇAccording to traditional custom a person who sings upon trees commits a social blunder.aluej
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wọjkeEaelor tata turin ṃwiin kōn wọjke kein ipeḷaakin.It's shadiest around this house due to the surrounding trees.aelor
wōjkeinEtar jān joñan an inōknōk wōjkein kirijṃōj eṇ.The Christmas tree is over-decorated.inōknōk
wōjḷāIaar kajjitōk bwe en aeṃaane tok wōjḷā eo ñan ñaI asked him to tie the sail to the gaff for me.aeṃaan
 Kwōn atrouk wōjḷā ṇe bwe en jab ute.Cover that sail so that it doesn't get rained on.atro
 Rar jarōke eo wōjḷā im wa eo ear jino keplaak.They raise the sail of the canoe and start to sail away.jarjar
 Ededeḷọk an jeḷọk wōjḷā eoThe sail has already been pushed and secured.jeḷọk
 Jeḷọke wōjḷā ṇePush the sail away there.jeḷọk
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WọkwōjEj kalle ilo enañin aolep aelōñ bōtab ewōr juon iien, kōtaan eṇ ilo Mae im Wọkwōj, etan rak,” im ṃā ej lukkuun ḷap an kalle im kouwa.It grows on almost every island, although there is a season, between May and August, called summer, when breadfruit bear most fruit. S28le
wōmEar wōm mejān bato eo.He pulled the cork out of the bottle.wōmwōm
wōmeEar wōme naṃnoor eo jān bu eo.He withdrew the ramrod from the gun.wōmwōm
WōnWōn eṇ ej kabjeiki ḷadik eṇ?Who is making the boy so shy?abje
 Wōn ṇe ear kadede turin ṃwiinWho scattered giant clam shells around the house?aded
 Wōn ri-adibwij iaamiro?Who between the two of you is going to be the prodder?adibwij
 Wōn eo enaaj ad ri-audwado?Who will be carrying it in a basket for us?aduwado
 Aebōj-jimeeṇin wōn in? Aebōj-jimeeṇū.Who built this cistern? I did.aebōj-jimeeṇ
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WọnWọn ṇe ej ri-jenjen kijeek?Who will be the one to start the fire?jenjen
 Eaiboojoj jọkur in wọn eoThe turtle shell is beautiful.jọkur
wōṇaāṃKomaroñ uwe im kakkije ippa Hawaii, ijoke kwōj aikuj make kōḷḷā wōṇaāṃ.You can come with me and have a vacation in Hawaii, but you have to pay your own way.ijoke
wōṇaānJaṃōṇ in iṃōn wia ta ṇe ekanooj ḷap wōṇaān?What store did you buy that expensive salmon from?jaṃōṇ
wōṇāānEn baj abōntọun wōt wōṇāān ṃweiuk raan kein?Why do the prices of goods fluctuate so much nowadays?abōṇtọun
 Eklejia eṇ ej allōñijuuki wōṇāān ṃōn jar kāāl eṇ aer.That congregation is using their monthly contributions to build their new church.allōñ iju
 Komaroñ ke jerbale tok wōṇāān waini e .Could you calculate the amount I will get from the copra I am selling?jerbal
 Ewōr joñan in joñoul jiṃa taḷa wōṇāān juuj e .There is a little more than ten dollars for my shoes.jiṃa
 Ri-kajjitōk eo ṃokta ear kajjitōk bwe en ḷapḷọk wōṇāān.The first inquirer ask for a raise in salary.kajjitōk
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wōnāneIj kune im kōjro wōnāne ḷọk kōjjel Kapen eo jino ektaki tok jọkpej ko adjel.I’m turning it off and the two of us will go ashore and together with the Captain we’ll start loading our scrap. P337ad
 Ij wōnāne ḷọk kiin ak ñe kwōlo ḷeo juon kab jiroñ ḷọkI’m going to the island now, but when you see him, please tell him. P109jiroñ
 Ejino jok tok marok eo im ikkōl in wōnāne ḷọk bwe kōṃro maroñ ḷe ijeḷmān doon.It was starting to get dark and I was concerned about going back to the island because the two of us might get separated. P54kōkōl
 Ekar jab to aerro ḷọk ak erro tōpar āne im ato ḷọk i arin ān eo im wōnāne ḷọk ioon bok im penjak ḷọk ilo juon mejate ilo kōṇṇat ko.They didn’t swim for long; they soon reached the island and came out of the lagoon and went across the sand and then were out of sight on a small path between the Scaveola. P1252kōṇṇat
 Ṃōjin an Jema kune injin eo, erro Bojin eo wōnāne ḷọk im pukōt Kapen eo bwe ren jino ektak im kanne wa eo.After Father turned off the engine, he and the Boatswain went ashore to look for the Captain so they could start loading up the boat. P340kune
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wōnāneḷọkEmaroñ wōnāneḷọk bwe ekapdik.It can go close to shore because it has a shallow draft.kapdik
wōnānetakRi-kaaejek ro raar wōnānetak.The fishermen using the surrounding net came in from the water.aejek
wōnarḷọkJen wōnarḷọk bwe ejeḷo.Let's go to the beach because there's a ship coming in.jeḷo
wōṇeaṃAḷokbadiṃ enaaj kōṃṃan bwe en jab ḷapḷọk wōṇeaṃ.Your habitual tardiness won't help your getting a salary increase.aḷokbad
wōnṃaanJān iien eo im wōnṃaan ḷọk ekar bōjrak ammem kōmat kijemmem raij.From then on, we stopped cooking rice. P1012 (ammem and kijemmem are (E) first person plural exclusive forms)am
 Eṃōj jej eakto wōt ke?” Jema ekajjitōk im kajjioñ bōbrae aerro wōnṃaan ḷọk wōt im aoḷ.Are we done unloading?” Father interjected in an attempt to stop the two of them from arguing. P703aoḷ
 Bojin e, atok ṃōk ippān jebwe e bwe in wōnṃaan waj,” Kapen eo eba.Mr. Boatswain, come steer so I can go down there,” the Captain said. P632atok
 Ej jab daan ṃōkaj ilo lewōjḷā ak ebwe an wōnṃaan.It was not so very fast when it was sailing, but it went well enough. P11daan
 Eṃōj jej eakto wōt ke?” Jema ekajjitōk im kajjioñ bōbrae aerro wōnṃaan ḷọk wōt im aoḷ.Are we done unloading?” Father interjected in an attempt to stop the two of them from arguing. P703eakto
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wōnṃaanḷọkAn abje ekaapañ an wōnṃaanḷọk.Her shyness hinders her progress.abje
 Baj aborū ke iitōn ban wōnṃaanḷọk.I'm so impeded I can't move forward.abor
 Eaetake booj eo im ñak wōnṃaanḷọk.The boat got caught in the eastward flowing current and couldn't move forward.aetak
 Akāū ekōṃṃan ban wōnṃaanḷọk.My palsy prevents my making any progress.akā
 Iban wōnṃaanḷọk wōtI cannot go on.ban
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wōnmaantakAolep ri-kōṃṃan ṃōñā ro ren wōnmaantak.'All those preparing food step forward.' ri-
wōnṃaeRej etal in wōnṃae koṃōja eṇ ilo jikin kajokjok eṇ.They are going to meet the administrator at the airport.jok
 Rej etal in wōnṃae Aikaṃ eo.They are going to meet the High Commissioner.wōnṃae
wōnōtnōtWa wōnōtnōt.An absolutely brand new canoe.wōnōt
wōpeñElōñ wōpeñ in joot.There are many empty shell casings.wōpeñ
WōpetWōpet ej waj Mieko.Obet is a watchman at MIECO.waj
wōpijKoṃwin rakij nōbōjān wōpij eṇClean outside the office there.rarō
 Ej jerbal ilo wōpij eṇ eḷap.He works in the administration building.wōpij
worIar ṃōñā wor ḷọk oom ṃaalI ate lobsters till I was absolutely full.ṃaal
wōrEjjeḷọk aij-bọọk ilo enañin aolep eṃ i Ṃajeḷ, bōtab eḷak wōr ilo jet wōt eṃ ko Kuajleen im Mājro kab jejjo ilo aelōñ ko ilikin.There are no refrigerators in most Marshallese homes, except for some on Kwajalein and Majuro, and a few on outer islands. S27aelōñ
 Eban jab wōr ri-aepādpādThere'll always be procrastinators.aepedped
 Ajoḷjoḷin armej bwe ej wōr wōt bween.It's the gnawing of a human because there's still some left on it.ajoḷjoḷ
 An wōr an tiikūri ekaakajeiki an ḷōmṇakHis college degree makes him think he's an important person.akaje
 Enaaj wōr iien ñan ri-akḷañ.A time will come for those who are always preempting others.akḷañ
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woranKaiiet woran ri-jerbalThe number of employees should be reduced.iiet
 Ejilibukwi ke woran waini ṇeHas the number of coconuts reached three hundred?jilubukwi
wōrḷọkAnij ear kōjeraṃṃan Adam im Eve im ba, "Koṃro en timọọn im wōrḷọk, bwe ro ineemi ren ajedeed ioon laḷ.God blessed Adam and Eve and said, "Be fruitful and multiply, so that your offspring will spread be all over the world." (Genesis 1:28)timọọn
wōrwōrKauboe ro raar ajāliḷọk kau ko ñan lowaan wōrwōr eoThe cowboys rounded up the cattle into the corral.ajāl
 Ejenḷape wōrwōr in bao eṇ aṃ.There are lots of old hens in your chicken coop.jenḷap
wotIlo iien kaṇ ej kọjek ñe kōmij eọñōd, kōmmān ej jinkadool wot, ñe jab ainbati kōn dānnin lọjet.At the times when we were fishing and hooked a fish, we only grilled it, or boiled it in a pot with seawater. P1013ainbat
 Juon wot an Bojin eo kar bwebwenato raan jab eo.The only one talking that day was the Boatswain. P1028an
 Ta ṇe ej kōṃṃan bwe niñniñ ṇe en iiadatōltōl ḷọk wot?What makes the baby keep on slobbering?iādatōltōl
wōtKar baj abja wōt.That's just the way I am. I'm funny that way.abja
 Ejjeḷọk wōt abjein ledik eo.I never saw a shier girl than her.abje
 Eñeo ear abōblepwaj wōt ijeṇeṇe waj.I saw him looking uninterested and heading that away.abōblep
 Ejjeḷọk wōt abōblepiṃOh, you're so negative.abōblep
 Ekajoor wōt abōnān rūanijnij eo.The sorcerer has such great powers.abōn
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WōtaWōta ta (wōtaat) ṇe kwōj jukwe ie?What part of the island do you live in?wata
 Eṃṃan wōta jab ṇe aṃ.You live in a nice place.wata
 Ta nenaanin (ennaanin) wōta ṇe kwōj jokwe ie?What's the news from your part of the island?wata
wōtaatWōta ta (wōtaat) ṇe kwōj jukwe ie?What part of the island do you live in?wata
wōtanKwōn jab wōtan bwe kwōnaaj jorrāān.Don't be belligerent or you'll get into trouble.wōtan
wōtareKwōnañin wōtare ke nuknuk eo?Have you ordered the dress?wōtar
wōtinOktakin mejatoto ekakeọik ṃōkaj wōtin in bōb eo iṃwiin.The change of climate has speeded up the harvest season for the first pandanus fruits for this estate.akeọ
WotjeBaañke in Wotje bwe eḷap.It's a pumpkin from Wotje because it's large.baañke
 Elōñḷọk barulep Wotje jān Likiep.Lots more coconut crabs in Wotje than Likiep.barulep
wotlọkJuon iiō ej kab wotlọk.Here is a breadfruit that just fell down from the breadfruit tree.iiō
 Kwōn kajitūūl tok bwe jen jitūūli nitōḷ eo ekar wotlọk ilo rọñ eṇ.Find a magnet so that can pick up the needle that fell into that hole.jitūūl
wōtlokEj wōtlok wōt jān lọñiū ak ebbōkak ippān Kapen eo i lowa.The words had just come out of my mouth but they carried down to the Captain inside. P63lọñi
wōtlọkKwōn jab arorāiki niñniñ ṇe bwe enaaj wōtlọk.Don't carry the baby with one hand or you'll drop it.arorā
 Kwōn ekkejel wōt ilo to ṇe bwe kwōn jab wōtlọk.Hold on to the rope so you don't fall.ekkejel
 Ekkejel ippa ñe kweitan wōtlọk.Hang on to me if you are about to fall.ekkejel
 Eolọke uroor in ni eṇ kōn aḷaḷ ṇe bwe ren wōtlọk.Push on that bunch of green coconuts with that stick, so that they fall down.eolọk
 Idikdiki raan wūt ṇe bwe en wōtlọk wūtShake the flower tree a lot so the flowers will come down.idik
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wōtḷọkDāpdipiji bwe en jab wōtḷọk.Keep it from falling over.dāpdep
 Ekwe, kwōn kab pād wōt ijeṇe bwe inaaj ekkotak lōñ ḷọk im iperi ḷọk ioon teek i lowaan kōjām ṇe ḷọk im kwōnaaj jibwe tu ḷokaer ilo iien eṇ ij kōtḷọki bwe ren jab wōtḷọk im ure eok kab injin ṇe,” Jema ekar kapilōk tok .Okay, just stay there, because I'm going to drag one end of the board up on deck and through the doorway while you hold the other end; that way it won’t fall on you or the engine,” Father suggested. P677ipep
 Kiiō rej kōṃṃan penjān mejān bwe en jab wōtḷọk menọknọk ak jabdewōt men ilowaan im kattoone.Now they make a cover for the opening so that trash or anything else doesn’t fall into it and contaminate it. S22penja-
 Kiiō rej kōṃṃan penjān mejān bwe en jab wōtḷọk menọknọk ak jabdewōt men ilowaan im kattoone.Now they make a cover for the opening so that trash or anything else doesn’t fall into it and contaminate it. S22tōtoon
 Kwōmaroñ wōtḷọk ñe āindein ṇe aṃ wanlōñ-wanlaḷ.You are going to fall down if you keep on climbing up and down like that.wanlōñ-wōnlaḷ
wōtōmÑa ij ṃool wōtōm ṃoolI am telling the absolute truth.wōtōm
wōtōmjejEdede ḷọk men wōtōmjej.Everything is ready.dede
 Armej wōtōmjej.Everybody.wōtōmjej
wōtōmjeḷọkMen wōtōmjeḷọk.Everything.wōtōmjej
wōtōnEaij ḷọk wōtōn jab in.This pandanus season has more Aij pandanus than the previous season.Aij
wōttōṃKwōj ri-anekane kijeek ṇe wōttōṃ ṃōjYour only responsibility is to see that the fire is kept burning.anekane
wūdAk ibaj bōk juon kijō wūd im jino meme dikdik.Then I took one for myself and started nibbling at it. P812meme
 Ruo wōt wūd e ilo pakij in jikka e kiiō.There are only two cigarettes left in this pack.wūd
 Ke ej itōn tile juon wūd, Jema eṃōkaj im kabōjrake.As soon as he was about to light up, Father stopped him. P769wūd
 Bōk ruo daaṃ wūd ilo bōb ṇeTake two keys of that pandanus as your portion.wūd
wūdādoKe iar dik, ikōn wūdādo aolep Jādede.When I was young I used to sail toy hydroplanes every Saturday.wūdādo
 Eṃōkaj wūdādo eṇ waan.His toy hydroplane is very fast.wūdādo
wūdañōlñōlKar āindeo ḷọk im ḷak kein keemān ḷōut, elukkuun wūdañōlñōl wa eo im ban bar kanne ḷọk wōt.It went on like this for four loads until the boat was so packed that nothing else would fit inside. P360emān
wūdeakeakDedeen ke eḷak ekkāke baḷuun i mejatoto ioon aelōñ in, jeitan wūdeakeak kōn ainikiier.”You know, it’s like how the planes are flying above this island all the time, the noise makes me want to go crazy.” P199ainikie-
 Rūkkōpāl eo eallōke lio im wūdeakeak.The sorcerer invoked a spirit over her and she became insane.allōk
 Tiṃoṇ eo ekakkeilọk lio im einwōt ñe ewāti wūdeakeak.The demon made her shriek as if she was going berserk.kōkeilọk
 Kwōn jab ajjimakeke bwe kwōnaaj wūdeakeak.Don't be a loner or you might go insane.ajjimakeke
wūdedeIj kōkōṇak (ekkōṇak) nuknuk wūdede.I'm wearing ragged clothes.wūdede
wūdeñWūdeñin Mājej. wūdeñfrom Mejit.wūdeñ
WūdeñinWūdeñin Mājej. wūdeñfrom Mejit.wūdeñ
wūdinEkkillep wūdin Aelōñkeinin Naṃdik.The Aelōñkein variety from Namorik has nice, big bananas.Aelōñ-kein
 Kwōn kapele tok juon wūdin kanniōkFork out a piece of meat for me.kapel
 Juon wūdin raijA grain of rice.wūd
 Bōk juon kijeṃ wūdin pinanaTake a banana for yourself.wūd
 Raar baere ri-jerbal in Ṃajeḷ ro ilo koṃbani eo ḷọk ḷọk oooṃ ejej wūdin juon epād.The Marshallese employees in the company were gradually fired until not one remained. baer
wūdiñdiñJen lọudiñdiñ im wūdiñdiñ.Let's shout and cry for joy.lọudiñdiñ
wūdkabbeikiJuon in ear leinjinin wūdkabbeiki.Some jerk must have operated this motor.leinjin
wūjBato eṇ ej bọọror kōn wūj.The bottle is capped with a piece of cork.bọọror
 Kwōn wūj doon ṇe jān ijeṇe.Pull that husking stick out of the ground there.wūjwūj
wūjekeIj wūjeke ḷeoI'm proud of him.wūjek
wūjenPikeel-eañ ej wūjen Jarej. pikeel-eañIs part of Jarej.wūje-
wūjiEar wūji ḷor ko ṃokta jān aer kilepḷọk im erom wōjke.He plucked the sprouts up before they grew to be trees.ḷor
 Ear wūji kuuj ko.He drowned the cats.wūj
 Wūji wūjooj kaṇe.Pull up those weeds.wūj
wūjḷāIm jidik wōt an wa eo jino jaaḷ im ḷak anlọk, eletlet wūjḷā eo im wa eo ejino ajādik.The boat slowly turned to the north and when it was finally on course the sail filled with wind and we started to advance slowly. P851anlọk
 Im ḷak eoḷapān ḷọk boñon eo, erro bar jerak e wūjḷā eo im kōmmān jino bar bweradik ḷọk ilo iiaḷ eo ammān tak ḷọkAnd in the middle of the night, the two of them put up the sail again and we started going on our way to the east. P1180bweradik
 Jen ḷak jerake wūjḷā ṇe, ekwe eḷap jidik kōto in.”We can put up the sail since there’s so much wind.” P637jerak
 Kapen eṇ ej ba dedeḷọkin adeañ ṃabuñ, jejerake wūjḷā ñe im jibadek jidik,” ejiroñ tok eō.”The Captain says we should finish our breakfast, raise the sail, and be on our way,” he called over to me. P826jerak
 Ekwe jerake wūjḷā ṇe kōjmān jibadek jidik,” Kapen eo eba.Put up the sail so we can be on our way,” the Captain said. P1294jibadek
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wūjḷāānḶōṃaro raṇ rej aekōrāik wūjḷāān tipñōl eṇ.The men are there fastening the sail to the boom.aekōrā
wūjḷāinEkar pinej ioon eake rā, kalōk juon eṃ ṇa ioon, kajuur juon kaju im kōḷaak wūjḷāin bwe en maroñ jerakrōk ilowaan ṃaḷoin aelōñ eṇ.He covered its top with boards, built a house on it, put up a mast and attached a sail so that it could sail on the ocean around the island. P7wōjḷā
WūjlañEttoḷọk Wūjlañ jān Mājro.Ujelang is far from Majuro.tōtoḷọk
WūjlepḷọkWūjlepḷọk ñan Jijer men ko ṃweien Jijer.Render to Caesar the things that are Caesar's.wūjlep-
 Wūjlepḷọk būruoṃ ñan Anij.Surrender your heart to God.wūjlep-
wūjoojJab etetal ioon wūjooj kaṇeDon't walk on the grass.etetal
 Ejel kōn wūjooj im mar.It's grown over with grass and bushes.jel
 Ej jepjep wūjooj.He's mowing the grass.jepjep
 Ej jepjep wūjooj ilo meḷan eṇ an.He's mowing the grass on his lawn.meḷan
 Ṃokta jān an ri-pālle bōktok wūno ko aer, ri-Ṃajeḷ raar make kōṃṃan aer wūno jān bōlōk, wūjooj, okar, im men ko jet.Before Westerners brought their medicines, the Marshallese made medicines on their own from leaves, grasses, roots, and other things. S8okar
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wūjtakRej wūjtak AnijThey worship God.wūjtak
wūjwūjEjaje wūjwūj doon e.This husking stick can't be pulled out.wūjwūj
wūleejEkaabwinmakeke wūleej inThis graveyard is eerie.abwinmake
 Eḷap an aeto wūleej eṇThat graveyard is very spooky.aeto
wūlejEmọṇmọṇ wūlej eṇThat graveyard is haunted.mọṇmọṇ
 Ear neen wūlej im ḷōke irooj eo.He broke a taboo and walked over the king.neen wūlej
WūliaṃWūliaṃ ej make wōt jejarjar (ejjarjar).William is always broke.jar
wuliejLōb eo libōn ekaetoik wuliej eoHis grave cast a spooky spell over the cemetery.aeto
WūlkaÑa ij jokwe Wūlka.I live on Uliga.jokwe
 Ewūjabōj Wūlka.Uliga is narrow.wūjabōj
wūlleejEjorrāān wūlleej eo anMilitopi. The Militobi's windlass broke down.wūlleej
wūlṃōdÑe jej dedeb (eddeb) ni jej wūlṃōd.When we husk coconuts to drink we leave some husk at the eyes.wūlṃōd
wūnEaepokpok wūn eoThat was a complex mathematical problem.aepokpok
 Iar aṇtọọne wūn eoI worked the problem in my head.aṇtọọn
 Kwōn kōmeḷeḷeik ṃōk wūn ṇePlease explain that problem.kōmmeḷeḷe
 Ewi rāpeḷtan kōṃṃane wūn eWhat is the way to do this problem?rāpeḷta-
wūnaakRej waḷọk lōñ tak in wūnaak im bar jako.They come up to look for fish and then go back down. P1007wūnaak
wūnaakeEj kab kar eñaktok tokālik ke bōlen timoṇin lọjet ko rōkar pojak wōt bwe ñe ekar wōr eṇ ewōtlọk ak wa eo eturruḷọk, repojak in naaj kar wūnaake.I later realized these sea monsters were ready to go fishing if something were to fall from the boat or if the boat were to sink. P1010pojak
 Ej kab kar eñaktok tokālik ke bōlen timoṇin lọjet ko rōkar pojak wōt bwe ñe ekar wōr eṇ ewōtlọk ak wa eo eturruḷọk, repojak in naaj kar wūnaake.I later realized these sea monsters were ready to go fishing if something were to fall from the boat or if the boat were to sink. P1010wūnaak
wūnaakiEḷak lutōk ḷọk ṃōttan ṃōñā ko i lọjet, ettōr tok ek jiddik kab kupkup ko itōrerein wa eo im wūnaaki.When I threw the scraps of food into the water, a bunch of little skip jacks and other tiny fish swam over and started to eat. P385wūnaak
wūneKab jujen kōpeḷḷọke im elletok kijedmān bwe jen kapijje ṃokta jān ad wūne mejād ñan ilju jibboñ.”Then open it up and take out a few for each of us so we can eat before we try to get some shut eye until morning.” P807letok
 Ij ja itan wūne meja jidik ṃokta jān naaj memej (emmej).I think I'll get some shut-eye for a while before I go on watch.wūne māj
 Meḷeḷein bwe ejjeḷọk iien naaj wūne meja.”That means I’ll never get any shut-eye.” P543wūne māj
wūnenBōdin wūnen Jemọ menin.This is turtle shell from Jemọbōd
wūninAḷe, ta wūnin an wa eṇ añōppāl?Mister, why is that canoe's sail flapping?añōppāl
 Ta wūnin aṃ ālurḷọk ḷwe ṇeWhy are you bailing out the pond?ālur
 Kwōn jab bōbwetok (ebbwetok) ṃōkaj bwe wūnin an ban tōprak ṇeDon't give up so fast or you won't get it done.bōbwetok
 Kwōn jab bbweetkōnkōn bwe wūnin aṃ jerata ṇeDon't be discouraged so easily; that is the reason why you have misfortunes.bweetkōn
 Wūnin an jab ṃōñā ebwiden jerbal.He didn't eat because he was busy working.bwiden
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WūnitiWūniti jabōn aḷaḷ kaṇ.Tie up the ends of those pieces of lumber.wūnit
wūnjānKanōk jān wūnjān.Pull from the roots.wūn
wūnlọkEar ban tōbwe ek eo ke ear wūnlọk.He couldn't pull the fish in because it dived.wūnlọk
wūnniñEḷap an wūnniñ ajri eṇ ear ḷotakThat baby that was born is very small.wūnniñ
wūnoLale aṃ aḷok bwe enāj rọọl utōn wūno kaṇe arro.Beware of breaking the taboos or our medicines will bring on adverse effects.aḷok
 Kōn an kar mejinede ro ḷōmṇak bwe wūno in Ṃajeḷ ej jerbal kōn anijnij, raar jab kanooj ṃōṇōṇō in kōtḷọk an armej kōjerbale.Because the missionaries thought that Marshallese medicine involved sorcery, they were not very happy to permit people to use it. S8anijnij
 Kobōk ia batin wūno mouj ṇe aṃ?Where did you get your five-gallon bucket of white paint?bat
 Eḷañe ewōr retio in kōnono ilo aolep aelōñ in Ṃajeḷ, ri-nañinmej rōban aikuj in mej kōñ an ejjeḷọk taktō ak wūno, im barāinwōt jipañ bōbrae jān an waḷọk ñūtaIf there were radio communication on all islands in the Marshalls, sick people would not die for want of doctors or medicine, and it would also help prevent the occurrence of famine. S25bōbrae
 Bubu eḷap tokjān ñan wūno, ñan kapok ri-kọọt, im ñan kapok men ko rej jako.Divination was important for medicine, for discovering thieves, and for locating lost objects. S21bubu
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wunojdikdikIkar wunojdikdik ḷọk ñan Jema bwe en jeḷā.I whispered to Father so that he would know. P453wūnojidikdik
WūnōkWūnōk i jabōn perañ.Food stored at the edge of the special basket.perañ
wūnokaNaaj ta wūnoka ke ijorrāān.What's the remedy for relieving me of this heartache.wūno
wūnokanEjurjuri wūnokan jōōt e .The color of my shirt is fading.jijurjur
 Erōōj wūnokan jōōt ṇe aṃ.You have a loud-colored shirt.wūno
wūnokwanEmājkun wūnokwan nuknuk ṇe aṃ.The color of your dress is faded.mājkun
 Kaidaak ajri ṇe ḷalem pil in wūnokwan pokpokGive that child five drops of cough medicine.pil
wūnookJerbal in wūnook armej an jejjo wōt.Practicing traditional medicine is reserved for a select few. S8jejjo
 Raar wūnook kinej e peiū aujpitōḷ.They treated the cut on my hand at the hospital.wūno
 Kwōn wia tok wūno jen wūnook wa e.Buy some paint and let's paint this boat.wūno
 Jerbal in wūnook armej an jejjo wōt.Practicing traditional medicine is reserved for a select few. S8wūno
wūntoKomaroñ ke dọuk wūnto ṇe bwe etọ tok?Please lower (close) the window because it's raining in.dedọdo
wūntōKwōn jab allimōmō ilo wūntō ṇeDon't look into that window.allimōmō
 Kwōn dọuk wūntō ṇeClose that window.dedọdo
 Ejọkoṇ aṃ kar kōṃṃane wūntō eṇYou didn't close that window tightly.jọkoṇ
 Wūntō rot eṇ aṃ kilaj ke būḷajtiik?Are your windows glass or plastic?kilaj
 Ekilōk wūntō eoThe window is closed.kilōk
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wūṇtōKwōn kiil wūṇtō ṇe bwe ekkōtotoik tok ñinniñ e.Shut the window as the wind is blowing on the baby (and it might catch a cold).kōto
 Ṃweo ṇeṇe iṃaan ej kabōlbōl wūṇtō kaṇ ie.”That’s the house there in front of you, where the windows are all lit up.” P174ṇeṇe
wūntokaiRej wūntokai aolep U.N. Day.They hold track and field events every U.N. Day.wūntokai
wūntōōnEnana memō (emmō) ilo wūntōōn ṃōn armej.It's not good to look into people's windows.
wūpaajEṃōj aerjel jijet i turin wūpaaj eo im daak kọpe.They were already sitting around the stove drinking coffee. P958idaak
 Kūbween wūpaaj.Ashes.kūbwe
 Eṃōj aerjel jijet i turin wūpaaj eo im daak kọpe.They were already sitting around the stove drinking coffee. P958wūpaaj
wūpaajinIkar kajjioñ jene juon kijeek ilo wūpaajin kōmat eo.I tried to start a fire in the cook stove. P883jenjen
 Ikar kajjioñ jene juon kijeek ilo wūpaajin kōmat eo.I tried to start a fire in the cook stove. P883wūpaaj
wutRijepjep wut.One who trims flowers.jepjep
 Elōñ wut jetakin ṃweeṇThere are many flowers at the east side of the house.jetak
wūtAjete tok ṃōk wūt e wūtin.Please put scrapings of sweet smelling drift nut on his flower wreath.ajet
 Eajetḷọk wūt e jān wūt ṇeThis flower is more sweet scented than that one.ajet
 Eajetḷọk wūt e jān wūt ṇeThis flower is more sweet scented than that one.ajet
 Eñaj albokin raan wūt eṇ kōtkan.The flower buds on the flower tree she planted have a sweet smell to them.albok
 Kwōn kōṃṃan aparan wūt kaṇMake a border for those flowers.apar
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wūteAeṇakin ke ear wūte.He's drenched from being caught in the rain.aeṇak
wūtinAjete tok ṃōk wūt e wūtin.Please put scrapings of sweet smelling drift nut on his flower wreath.ajet
 Alboketok ṃōk juon wūtin ledik eṇ jera.Please put together a flower bud wreath for my girlfriend.albok
 Wūtin wōn e alu?Whose alu head lei is that?alu
wūtūrroKōjro etal in kaabḷajtiiñtok wūtūrro.Let's go pick abḷajtiiñ flowers for the two of us.abḷajtiiñ

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