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amRōdike kajjitōk eo am.Our request was rejected by them.dike
 Eṃōj am jekakaik bōb ko.We have made chips out of the pandanus.jekaka
 Kwōmake jeḷā kipeddikdik kōn oṇāān ṇe am.You really know how to make ends meet with your salary.kipeddikdik
 Ekkā wōt am teej in Bōḷaide.We often have tests on Friday. We normally have tests on Fridays.kōkā
 Ta kaṇe rej kokorkor (ekkorkor) ilo bōjọ ṇe am?What is that jingling in your pocket?kokorkor
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aṃIabōb in roñ aṃ jañ.I hate to hear you cry.abōb
 Eṃōj ṇe aṃ kaadeboululi ajiri ṇeStop whirling that child around.addeboulul
 Kadik ḷọk aṃ aelellọḷ.Don't be too expectant.aelellaḷ
 Eḷap aṃ ainiñ ñan joñan aitok ṇe aṃ.You are too thin for your height.ainiñ
 Eḷap aṃ ainiñ ñan joñan aitok ṇe aṃ.You are too thin for your height.ainiñ
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baaṃEbokkoḷọk baaṃ eoThe bomb exploded.bokkoḷọk
 Baaṃ kaṇe rōnaaj kajeepepḷọk laḷ in.Bombs will destroy the earth.jeepepḷọk
 Kōm ar eñjake an ṃweiur laḷ ke ej wōtlọk baaṃ eo iPikinni.We could feel the ground quaking when the H-bomb was dropped at Bikini Atoll.ṃweiur
 Joñan an peran jañin baaṃ eo ekiōk pedañwūjñwūj.The explosion was so loud it was nearly deafening.pedañwūjñwūj
 Ālikin an atomiik baaṃ eo debokḷok ilo ṃaḷoin Pikinni, eḷak ajeḷḷā ḷọk ek iparijet.After the atom bomb was detonated in the Bikini lagoon, there followed a deluge of dead fish washed up on the shores of the islands.ajeḷḷā
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Ri-baaṃRi-baaṃ ro jān Roñḷap raṇe.Those are the radiation victims from Rongelap.baaṃ
KwobaaṃKwobaaṃ keAre you contaminated with radioactive fallout?baaṃ
daaṃLotọọnin ia ṇe daaṃ?Where is that Lotọọn from?Lotọọn
 Bōk ruo daaṃ wūd ilo bōb ṇeTake two keys of that pandanus as your portion.wūd
EpereaaṃEpereaaṃ ear keotake Aijek.Abraham begot Isaac.keotak
iaaṃKwe āt iaaṃ ilo ṃupi eo boñ?Who was with you at the movie last night?iaa-
 Joñan ṇe ekeke peiṃ im kwōmaroñ jutakḷọk iaaṃ.You have enough capital to go into business on your own.keke
 Iaaṃ ia kaṇe rej wia kaki?The yams that are on sale are from where?iaaṃ
 Ej iaaṃ?What did you say?iaa-
 Kwe āt ṇe iaaṃ?” ḷōḷḷap eo ekajjitōk.Who else is working with you?” the old man asked. P82āt
JaaṃJaaṃ ta eo kwaar kōnono? Iaar kōnono Jaaṃ 23What Psalm did you read? I read Psalm 23Jaaṃ
 Jaaṃ ta eo kwaar kōnono? Iaar kōnono Jaaṃ 23What Psalm did you read? I read Psalm 23Jaaṃ
 Eṃṃan kōnono ko ilo bokun Jaaṃ ippaI like the readings in the Book of Psalms. I like reading from the book of Psalms.Jaaṃ
EjaamEjaam marok ṃwiin iṃōṃ?Why is your house still dark?jaaṃ
 Ejaam kāto-ketak kidu ṇeWhy is the dog jumping about like that?kā-
ejaaṃLale ejaaṃ jōōt e .Watch out or I might get jam on my shirt.jaaṃ
IjaaṃIjaaṃ bar metak bar?Why did I get a headache again?jaaṃ
kwōjaamEtke kwōjaam jijet im ālkurkurWhy are you sitting with your back turned?ālkurkur
 Etke kwōjaam etalWhy do you persist in going?jaaṃ
 Etke kwōjaam memājkunkun (emmājkunkun)?Why do you keep on blinking?mājkun
 Kwōjaam iuun katū?Why don't you stop poking my side?iuun
KwōjaaṃKwōjaaṃ bwijjike ?Why do you keep kicking me?bwijjik
 Kwōjaaṃ keñaje peiū?Stop bumping the sore on my arm!kōkeñaj
 Kwōjaaṃ kōnāleWhy do you dehydrate it?nāl
 Kwōjaaṃ adbwijiḷọkWhy did you prod it away?adebdeb
kāāmJajen eṇ ej kaṃaaje ḷọk rūttariṇae raṇ ñan kāām eo aer.The sergeant is marching the troops to their camp.ṃaaj
ḷaaṃJema ekwaḷọk juon mājet jān bōjọọn jedọujij eo an im tile ḷaaṃ eoFather took a match out of his pants pocket and lit the lamp. P140bōjọ
 Kwōn būḷake ḷaaṃ ṇeMake that lantern real bright.būḷak
 Kwōn kune ḷaaṃ ṇeExtinguish that lamp.kukun
 Eokkunkun ḷaaṃ eṇThat lamp is always going out.kukun
 Ekun ḷaaṃ ippān ri-kadek ro.I lost my temper with those drunkards.kun an ḷaaṃ
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kilaaṃInaaj jerbal wōt ñan kilaaṃ.Your wish is my command.kilaak
iṃaaṃEmoot āne ḷọk iṃaaṃ wōt jidik,” iba.He went ashore a little while ago,” I said. P310ṃaa-
jiṃṃaaṃTa ṇe kwōj jitdaṃe jiṃṃaaṃ kakeWhat are you asking your grandfather about?jitdaṃ
liññaaṃLiññaū liññaaṃ.I made a riddle about you.lōñña
oṇāāṃKwōj aikuj jeḷā bajete oṇāāṃ bwe kwōn jab būbūrookok (ibbūrookok).You have to know how to spend your money so you aren't constantly broke.bajet
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
PietnaaṃRaar kōbọuwe kake an Amedka pād Pietnaaṃ.They debated on America's presence in Viet Nam.kōbọuwe
kuṇaaṃKwōn etal in jerbal im bōk kuṇaaṃ.Go do your share of the job.bōk koṇaa-
 Kwōmake jeḷā kuṇaaṃ.You sure are thoughtful.jeḷā kuṇaa-
 Etōke kwaar kōjauñ ije kuṇaaṃ?Why did you contribute less?jọuñ
 Kwaar lilik (illik) ke kuṇaaṃ ñan bade eṇ?Did you contribute to the party?lilik
 Kwe rūkōjerbal armej innem kwōj aikuj jeḷā kuṇaaṃ ñan rijerbal ro aṃ.You're an employer of human beings; therefore you must know how to treat your employees as such.ri-kōjerbal armej
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būrookraaṃEḷap an po ḷōmān būrookraaṃ eoThe program was perfect.po ḷōma-
būrokraaṃEḷap an koṇ būrokraaṃ eoThe program was well planned.koṇ
EjitaaṃEjitaaṃ kadede leta eo.The letter has already been stamped.jitaaṃ
waaṃEṃṃan 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
 Ta eṇ ear kōjettal wa eṇ waaṃ?What makes your canoe so water-tight?jettal
 Jitojain ia ṇe waaṃ?Where was your automobile made?jitoja
 Kaarin ia ṇe waaṃ?Where was your car made?kaar
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WiikwaaṃEwōtlọk Wiikwaaṃ kōn oṇāān ṃweiukThe Wigwam store has a big sale going on.wōtlọk kōn oṇāān ṃweiuk
KuwaaṃEar peḷḷọk juon depouk jān Kuwaaṃ.A flight of planes took off from Guam.depouk
baṃBaṃin Jepaan baṃ inThis is a Japanese pump.baṃ
 Eṃōjṇọ baṃ e .My pulse is weak.baṃ
ibbaṃIjjamin bar iwōj ibbaṃ wajI will never go with you again.jāmin
Ri-baṃRi-baṃ jikka eo ṇeHe is the cigarette bummer.baṃ
baṃbaṃJab bōt bwe kwōnaaj baṃbaṃ.Don't be naughty or you'll get a spanking.baṃbaṃ
AdamAnij 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
jeddaṃIar wadu im jeddaṃ.I called and I got wiped out. (Poker game) jeddaṃ
 Ear lōkātok em jeddaṃ.He surfed in and got wiped out.jeddaṃ
 Iar kajjioñ im jeddaṃ.I tried but ran into an obstacle.jeddaṃ
ejeddaṃRi-Amedka ro ilo tariṇae eo ḷọk an laḷ in raar jaṃtiltili Hitler im ejeddaṃ.In World War II the Americans defeated Hitler in an end move and he got smashed.jaṃtiltil
ekōjeddaṃLedik eo ekōjeddaṃ ṂaikThe girl rebuffed Mike.jeddaṃ
ejjitdaṃdaṃḶaddik eo ejjitdaṃdaṃ ṇeThe boy is always inquisitive.jitdaṃ
JitdaṃJitdaṃ kapeelSeeking knowledge guarantees wisdom. (a proverb)jitdaṃ
ri-jitdaṃE ej juon ri-jitdaṃ.He is one who is always inquisitive.jitdaṃ
EāmEām wa eo.The canoe is tipping.ām
oṇeaṃIj jilkinḷọk eok bwe kwōn ṃupi bōtaab kwōnaaj make kōḷḷā oṇeaṃ.I'm sending you to the movies, but you'll have to pay your own way.bōtaab
 Eṃōj kōḷḷāik oṇeaṃ.I paid you your wages. I was paid your wages.kōḷḷā
 Ej aikuj or oṇeaṃ.You deserve some reward.aikuj
wōṇeaṃAḷokbadiṃ enaaj kōṃṃan bwe en jab ḷapḷọk wōṇeaṃ.Your habitual tardiness won't help your getting a salary increase.aḷokbad
TeamTeam ko rejeḷā tata raṇ rej kajiāik er.The best teams are arranged to compete each other.jiāe
WūliaṃWūliaṃ ej make wōt jejarjar (ejjarjar).William is always broke.jar
jaṃIjaje jaṃ men rot ṇeI don't know how to steal that kind of thing.jaṃ
mejaṃWōn ṇe ear baiti mejaṃ?Who gave you a black eye?bait
 Ebūḷuuddik turun mejaṃ.There are beads of perspiration on your face.būḷuuddik
 Jab itūñi mejaṃ.Don't rub your eye.itūñ
 Juon ṇe ejino waḷọk mejaṃ.A cataract is starting to form on your eye.
 Kwōn jab kabūrōrōik tok mejaṃ.Don't widen your eyes at me.kabūrōrō
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mejāmLale ṇok ṇe ewie mejām.Be careful that coconut midrib doesn't pierce your eye.wie
Ri-jaṃRi-jaṃ eo ṇeHe's the kicker.jaṃ
kōjaṃjaṃEkadik kōjaṃjaṃ kōl ko nājin.His ways were such that people never tired of seeing or listening to him.jaṃjaṃ
kōjāmKwōn injeje kōjām eṇInstall the hinges on that door.injej
 Ta ṇe ej kōjakoṇ kōjām ṇeWhy does the door fit so poorly?jọkoṇ
 Ekkilōklōk kōjām eoThe door is always closed.kilōk
 Eduoj ḷọk wōt im kōmmatōr iturun mejān kōjām eoHe stepped out and urinated right in front of the door.kōmmatōr
 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
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boojaṃKōpopo ilo boojaṃ.Be ready; be prepared; expect something to happen and so be on your guard; know what to do in the event something unexpected or expected happens.booj
 Boojaṃ.Your knot; your tying of a knot; how you tie a knot, or how you tie a rope.booj
 Ekwe ej jab nana ak kwōn kōpopo ilo boojaṃ bwe jen jab peḷọk im peek aelōñin Ṇauṇau,” Bojin eo erere ke ej ba men in.Alright, no big deal, but you should go get yourself ready so we won’t drift and end up on the island of Ṇauṇau,” the Boatswain said as he laughed. P290booj
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
AikaṃRej etal in wōnṃae Aikaṃ eoThey are going to meet the High Commissioner.wōnṃae
animrokaṃIar lo animrokaṃ ibuḷon jarlepju eo inne.I had a glance of you in the crowd yesterday.animroka-
kōtkaṃAbḷajtiiñin ia ṇe kōtkaṃ?Where did you get your abḷajtiiñ plant?abḷajtiiñ
 Aelokin ia men ṇe kōtkaṃ?Where did you get your Aelok planting from?Aelok
 Enañin kalle ke eṇ kōtkaṃ?Did your breadfruit plant bear any fruit yet?le
lāmKwōn jab bōk wōt aḷaḷ ṇe ak bar lām ṇe ilo kapwōr ṇeDon't just take the meaty part of the giant clam but also the crystalline style as well.aḷaḷ
ḷamEbbūrarrar ḷam jako ijeṇe.That area there by you is all smeary.būrar
 Etutu ḷam jakoHe's wet to the bones.ḷam jako
 Ewōt ḷam jakoIt's raining cats and dogs.ḷam jako
 Ijook kōn waj e bwe ḷam waan bajjek.I'm ashamed of my watch, for it is of poor quality.ḷam waan
 Eaerar keinikkan ḷam jakoThe trees got thoroughly scorched aerar
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ḷaṃLale koṃ ar kabbōle ḷaṃ ṇe bwe rōnaaj lo kōj.Don't light the lamp or it will give away our position.bōbōl
 Ettonaajaj ḷaṃ jako ṃwiinThere are lots of doughnuts in this house.tonaaj
iaḷaṃEwōr ke iaḷaṃ ḷọk ñan erpoot eṇ?Do you have transportation to the airport?iaḷ
eḷamWa eo waan eḷam waan ak ebwe.His boat was crude but served its purpose.ḷam waan
 Ta wūnin an pen ke eḷam waanHow could it be so difficult when it's quite simple?ḷam waan
EjjeḷamEjjeḷam apañinWhat a hassle.apañ
 Ejjeḷam bōjinIt's really a swollen corpse.bōj
 Ejjeḷam dujejjetiierThey're overflowing.dujejjet
 Ejjeḷam ḷōkajeṃwin ḷeenHe's such an inconsiderate fellow. He's always breaking taboos.ḷōkajeṃ
 Ejjeḷam ḷōnañiierThey're such fakes.ḷōnañ
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ilāmKoṃro ilām kaile tok.You two go and bring some wire string for stringing fish.ile
 Eḷap an inepata ḷōḷḷap eo kōn ḷadik eo nejin ejjañin roltok jān ke ear ilām eoñwōdThe old man is worried about his son who has never come back from fishing.inepata
 Ilām ṃōñāGo and eat.itōm
 Ilām eọroñ ta eo raar kūr eok kake.Go find out what they were calling you about.eọroñ
EḷamḷamEḷamḷam aelōñ in.This atoll has lots of bays.ḷam
EjemḷamEjemḷam tōñalHow sweet it is.jemḷam
 Ejemḷam ṃōṃan (eṃṃan) in aṃ al.You sing so beautifully.jemḷam
 Ejemḷam ḷapIt's so large.jemḷam
 Ejemḷam ḷap aṃ nana.You're awful.jemḷam
 Ejemḷam aiboojoj an tulọk aḷ.What a beautiful sunset.jemḷam
KwōjemḷamKwōjemḷam joujYou are so kind.jemḷam
aṃaṃJab kwōpejpej jeṇe bwe enaaj aṃaṃ.Don't throw garbage there or you'll attract sharks.aṃaṃ
EjjaaṃaṃEjjaaṃaṃ eoon tebōḷ eṇ.There is jam all over the table.jaaṃ
kaaṃaṃEwōr ke kein kaaṃaṃ?Is there any chum to attract the fish?aṃaṃ
 Jab kaaṃaṃ.Don't attract fish or flies (with garbage).aṃaṃ
 Kaaṃaṃ tawaj bwe ij kaaṃaṃ to.Throw chum toward the east while I throw chum toward the west.aṃaṃ
 Kaaṃaṃ tawaj bwe ij kaaṃaṃ toThrow chum toward the east while I throw chum toward the west.aṃaṃ
ḷaaṃaṃKwōn ḷaaṃaṃ kōn ḷaṇtōn ṇePlease use the lantern when you come.ḷaaṃaṃ
EaṃaṃEaṃaṃ pakoSomething's attracting the sharks.aṃaṃ
jeṃaṃKwōn jeḷā ṇae jinōṃ im jeṃaṃ.Know how to take care of your mother and father.jeḷā ṇae
 Kwōn jab kajooke jinōṃ im jeṃaṃ.Don't humiliate your parents.jook
 Kwōn jab bar kakijoñjoñ eok ñan jeṃaṃ bwe ināj katakin eok.Don't you ever act tough with your dad again or I'll teach you a lesson.kijoñ
 Kwōn kipliie ñan jeṃaṃ im jinōṃ, bwe en to raan ko aṃ ioon āneo Jeova aṃ Anij ej lewōj ñan eok.Honor thy father and thy mother, that thy days may be long upon the land that the Lord thy God giveth thee. S5jine-
 Jab juṃae jeṃaṃ im jinōṃ.Don't argue with your parentsjuṃae
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pejmāmÑe kwōj ṃōñā tọ kwōj aikuj pejmām.When you chew sugar cane you have to spit out the fibers.pejmām
eḷmaṃKōḷmān ekōṇaan jeḷā eḷmaṃ kiiōKōḷman wants to know what's your present status.eḷmān
KōmmāmKōmmām kar dao im ḷak dedeḷọk, ibar jikrōk im karreoiki kōnnọ im jikin ṃōñā eo.When everyone was done eating, I went over again and washed the dishes and cleaned up the eating area. P967nenọ
 Kōmmām kar dao im ḷak dedeḷọk, ibar jikrōk im karreoiki kōṇṇọ im jikin ṃōñā eo.When everyone was done eating, I went over again and washed the dishes and cleaned up the eating area. P967kōm
naṃJab kaliṃaajṇoṇouk lowaan naṃ ṇeDon't agitate the water in that pond.liṃaajṇoṇo
 Ijọ kōn tutu ilo naṃ eṇ ikōtaan Jenkā im Ḷōtoonke tōre ko kōmjel jinō im jema kar jokwe im kowainini ilo Jālukra.I used to swim in the salt-water pool that lies between Jenkā and Ḷōtoonke when I went with my parents to make copra at Jālukra wāto (on Emejwa Islet on Likiep).naṃ
ṇaṃEju ṇaṃ.There are a lot of mosquitoes.ju
 Ṇaṃ rej ṇomṇom bōtōktōk.Mosquitoes suck blood.ṇomṇom
EṇaṃṇaṃEṇaṃṇaṃ āninThis islet is full of mosquitoes.ṇaṃ
EttaiṇaṃṇaṃEttaiṇaṃṇaṃ riḶoraThe people of Laura always use mosquito nets.taiṇaṃ
kōnāmnāmKidu rōkanooj jeḷā kōnāmnām.Dogs have a keen sense of smell.kōnāmnām
 Kidu eo ejeḷā kōnāmnām ṇeThat's the dog with the good sense of smell.nāmnām
innāmEj kaajjimālele bajjik innām ejujen maroñ wiin.S/he'll keep saying s/he'll win and s/he just might do so.ajjimālele
 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
 Kwōnaaj ajjikade bajjek innām elluKeep throwing stones at him and he'll get angry.ajjikad
 Erro ar kōṃad innām ajjiwewe ḷọk ñan ṃōn kadek eo.They got me distracted and then sneaked out to the bar.ajjiwewe
 Kwaajukubḷọk jān ña innām kwōn uwe.You limp more than I do so get on the truck.ajjukub
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koṇaṃKwōn kajoñoul juone ek ṇe koṇaṃ ṃokta jān aṃ rọọl.You must catch eleven fish before you return.joñoul juon
lotōñaṃLiiō kwōn lale aṃ jijet bwe ewaḷọk lotōñaṃ.Lady, watch the way you're sitting because you're exposing yourself.lọtōñā
kwoṇaṃEwōr ke kwoṇaṃ akwōlāDid you catch any akwōlāakwōlā
VietnamNorth Vietnam Ri-Amedka raar bọkutañe!The Americans bombed North Vietnam.bọkutañ
ñilepaṃEnañin eọñ ke ñilepaṃ?Do you have your wisdom teeth yet?ñilep
ippamEtke kwoṃakoko in kaaluje ippam"Why don't you want to take her with you to the movies?alwōj
ippaṃÑe kwōj kaairuwaroiki enaaj illu ippaṃ.If you confuse him he'll be upset with you.airuwaro
 Kwōmaroñ kaaṃwini ilo bakōj ṇe ippaṃ.You may let him wash his hands in the bucket you're using.aṃwin
 Bañ eo ṇe ippaṃ.That's my bunk you're lying on.bañ
 Enaaj būbḷapḷap (ibbūḷapḷap) kọọj ṇe ippaṃ.You'll make the blanket all smelly.būbḷapḷap
 Kabūroojkiiki ippaṃ.Let her share the bundle with you.būroojki
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ippāmEkilōk al eo ippām.We've memorized the song by heart.kūkiil
aparaṃPet eo aparaṃ eoHere is a pillow to put alongside you.apar
meramErro bwiden kar kōnono ijo im meḷọkḷọk meram eo ioon lọjet.The two of them were busy talking and forgot about the light. P1131bwiden
 Iar lo juon meram ej kabōlbōl.I saw a light shining in the distance.kabōlbōl
 Kwōn kabbōl ḷaaṃ ṇe bwe en meram.Light the lamp there so that we can have some light.meram
 Joñan an meram jemaroñ kar lelolo ḷoñ ñe ekar or ej tōtōbalbal ioon wa eo.It was so bright we could have seen if there was an ant crawling on the boat. P942tōbalbal
 Ej kajjioñ alekọ ke ej ja wōr jidik meram.He's trying to locate the birds' roost while there's still some light left.alekọ
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memeramramKe kōṃro Jema ej diwōj jān ṃweo, iḷak bōk meja im erre tak ḷọk ilo an jino memeramram rearWhen we got outside, I looked over and noticed it was starting to get light in the east. P220meram
 Enañin jino ke waḷọk memeramram i rear?”Is it starting to get light in the east?” P699meram
kōjjoramramWaat eṇ ej kōjjoramram ilikWhat boat is that flashing light on the ocean side?jejoram
 Waan eọñōd eo ear kōjjoramram ilik boñ.The fishing boat was flashing its searchlight on the ocean side last night.jejoram
ejemramKapen e, ij jab ḷōmṇak imaroñ jeḷati baib āinwōt aṃ ba kōnke ejemram ḷaaṃ e,” Jema ekar ba.Captain, I don’t think I can take the pipes apart as you suggest because this lamp isn’t giving off enough light,” Father said. P655jemram
kōmramKwaar lo ke kōmram eoDid you see the beacon?kōmram
bōraṃBaj aḷapiṃ ke euwaṇ bōraṃ.You must be very old, seeing the grey hairs up there.aḷap
 Ta ṇe ej aujrọñrọñ eoon bōraṃ?What's that on top of your head?aujrọñrọñ
 Kwōn kadukwale jidik bōraṃ bwe in lo ṃaanBow your head a bit so I can see the front.dukwal
 Letok juon reja bwe in jeore bōraṃ.Hand me a razor so that I can trim your hair.jeor
 Ejikin uwe an ṃwijit bōraṃ.Your hair was trimmed quite sloppily.jikin uwe
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bọraṃTa ṇe kwōj kōjjeboulul bọraṃ kakeWhat are you shaking your head about.jeboulul
kōjjoramEjoorkatkat ijo im kōmmān ḷak ilbōk edebokḷọk men eo im kelọk kōjjoram eoHe stood ready in place and we were all surprised when the flare gun exploded and the flare shot up into the sky. P939debokḷọk
 Ejoorkatkat ijo im kōmmān ḷak ilbōk edebokḷọk men eo im kelọk kōjjoram eoHe stood ready in place and we were all surprised when the flare gun exploded and the flare shot up into the sky. P939joorkatkat
 Kōmmān ñak ekar lo ke kōjjoram eo ak kōmmān ḷak aṇtọọne ḷọk, bōlen ekar jab loe bwe kōnke ejab rọọl in kar lale ak ekar etal wōt.We didn’t know if it had seen the flare but we guessed that it hadn’t because it didn’t come back to see what it was but just kept going. P946kōmram
 Ejoorkatkat ijo im kōmmān ḷak ilbōk edebokḷọk men eo im kelọk kōjjoram eoHe stood ready in place and we were all surprised when the flare gun exploded and the flare shot up into the sky. P939kōmram
 Jekdọọn ak ij tōn kōkaḷḷe ñan baḷuun eṇ bwe en kōjjeḷā ke jepeḷọk,” Bojin eo eba im kōpoje kein kōjjoram eoIt doesn’t matter; I am still going to signal the plane to let them know we have lost our way,” the Boatswain said as he prepared the flare. P938kein kōjjoram
būrokūraṃEpaak an jijino (ijjino) būrokūraṃ jar eo.The church service program is about to begin.jijino
tūraṃEkiliblibi ḷọk tūraṃ eoHe lifted and threw the drum.kiliblib
 Kwōn kooḷjejeḷe tūraṃ ṇeCut up that drum with the cold chisel.kooḷjejeḷ
 Rōnaaj lōkaketok tūraṃ eo kōn juon tūrak.They'll bring over the drum by truck.leak-
 Kwōn ḷajiiñi tūraṃ kaṇeLash those drums down.ḷajiiñ
 Aje ej juon kein kōjañjañ im eiten āinḷọk wōt tūraṃ.The aje is a musical instrument similar to a drum. S11kōjañjañ
taṃJọkpeje ilo taṃ eṇThrow it away at the dump.taṃ
etaṃKwōn je etaṃ ñan bajinjea.Write your name as a passenger.bajinjea
 Ilo iien eo kwaar jako, iar bōk jikūṃ im kōnono ilo etaṃ.I spoke on your behalf while you were gone.jako
 Je etaṃ.Write your name.je
 Je tok etaṃ.Write me your name.je
 Ejeje etaṃ ilo baaṃle eṇ.Your name is written and listed in that family.jeje
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kajiemetamTa ṇe ear kajiemetam eokWhat causes your stomach ache?jiemetak
retamEḷḷọkwe jaki kaṇe kinierro ioon būlāwūt kaṇe i retam im babu.Unroll our sleeping mats on the plywood on the port side and lie down. P556būḷāwūt
iretamKwōn deñtak waj ikōja ak ña iretam.You strike needlefish on the leeside while I do so on the outrigger side.deñtak
oktamInnem ta eo bwe en oktam (oktak im) kōiie tata ñan jerbal eṇ?Then what happened to make her the best qualified for the job?kōiie
taṃtaṃEḷap an taṃtaṃ im ijjab lo ṃaanThere is a lot of glare and I can't see ahead.taṃtaṃ
dettaṃKwōn joñe jedoujij ṇe dettaṃ wōt ke.Try the pants on and see if they fit.joñe aorōkin
ṃōttaṃKwōn etal ippān kāāñ eṇ ṃōttaṃ.Go join your own gang.kāāñ
 Ri-aeṃaane eo ṃōttaṃ eñiiṇThis is your fellow fastener of sails to the gaff.aeṃaan
GuamWa eo ej to ḷọk ñan Guam, im kōjeañ kar kōttoḷokḷok Kuwajleen ke kōjeañ kar ḷoor ḷọk.”It must have been flying to Guam, and by following it we took ourselves way far away from Kwajalein. P1204tōtoḷọk
 Wa eo ej to ḷọk ñan Guam, im kōjeañ kar kōttoḷokḷok Kuwajleen ke kōjeañ kar ḷoor ḷọk.”It must have been flying to Guam, and by following it we took ourselves way far away from Kwajalein. P1204 P1204tōtoḷọk
KuamEjjabdaan lōñ armej in Ṃajōḷ keidi ñan Kuam.There are not as many Marshallese as there are Guamanians.ejjabdaan
KuaṃÑa ij itoḷọk ñan Kuaṃ.I am going westward to Guam.ito
menowaṃKwōn dek menowaṃ.Hold your breath.dek
emEar ajjuknene em alwōj.He stood on tiptoes in order to see.ajjuknene
 Kōttar an allọk em buuki.Wait till it comes within range, then shoot it.allọk
 Ear ankōṃade em ejjeḷọk an maroñ.He was unable to do anything for he was taken by surprise.ankōṃad
 Ear ankōṃade em baiti.He hit him when he wasn't looking.ankōṃad
 Itok kōjro jekab em atar doon.Let's see which of us is better at checkers.atar
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eṃEjjeḷọk 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. S27bọọk aij
 Ejjeḷọk 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. S27bọọk aij
 Kwōn dumeje eṃ nuknuk ṇe bwe en jab peḷḷọk.Stake down the tent so it won't blow away.dumej
 Jen kajuur eṃ nuknuk in ijin.Let's pitch the tent here.eṃ nuknuk
 Kiin eṃ.House wall.kii-
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daṃdeṃKidu ko rej daṃdeṃ ilo pilej ko.The dogs are licking at the plates.daṃdeṃ
podemEj jab podem tōprak ṃōñā ko ñan jiljino awa.The food wasn't ready by six o'clock.podem
 Ear ṃōṃan (eṃṃan) aer kukure ikkureak rōjab podem wiinThey played well but didn't begin to win.podem
RōpodemRōpodem ṃōñāThey haven't even begun to eat.podem
keemKwōjako jān an bok keem eoYou missed the part when the contest reached a climax.bok
 Keem eo elukkuun kōjare .The game left me broke.jar
 Raar kōjoobṇōje keem eoThey deliberately kept the score even.joobṇōj
 Eluuji keem eoHe lost the game.luuj
 Keem eo inne jebo.Yesterday's game was a tie.jebo
pāleeṃJab jājjāj kake lieṇ pāleeṃ.Don't boast about your wife.jājjāj
kemeemRi-entak ni in kemeem ro rej entak kiiō ilo āneeṇThe men who pick green coconuts for the birthday party are now picking coconuts on that island.entak
 Baaṃle eo raar iiāio ippān doon ilo juon kemeem.The family got together in a birthday celebration.iiāio
neeṃEtke kwōj jab taktō kōn bakke ṇe neeṃ?Why don't you see the doctor about that ulcer on your leg?bakke
 Ta ṇe ebukwe neeṃ?What cut your foot?bukwabok
 Naaj jete buñtōn neeṃ jān ijin ḷọk ñan ṃweiieṇHow many steps will it take you from here to that house?buñtōn
 Ta ṇe ear kaiñrōke neeṃ?How did you sprain your ankle?iñrōk
 Ta ṇe ear kajidpaḷ neeṃ?How did you sprain your ankle?jidpaḷ
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ineeṃEbwiin-puwaḷ bakke ṇe ineeṃ.The sore on your foot has an offensive odor.bwiin-puwaḷ
TeemTeem ta kaṇ rej kajiaik er?What teams they make them to compete each other?jiāe
 Teem ko rar joobṇaj.The teams were tied.joobṇōj
 Teem ko raar juṃaik doon.The teams played against each other.juṃae
 Ri-kadkad eo an teem eṇHe is the pitcher for that team.kadkad
TeeṃTeeṃ ḷeeṇWhat relation is he to you?tee-
dieṃEṃṃan diede ṇe dieṃ.Your earring looks nice.diede
 Kwōn diek diede ṇe dieṃ.Wear your earrings.diede
lọjieṃKwōn jab attūkoko bwe enaaj metak lọjieṃ.Don't eat scraps or you will get a stomach ache.attūkoko
 Ñāāt ṇe raar bukwe lọjieṃ?When did they operate on your stomach?bukwabok
 Jab kōtḷọk an jabdewōt piti lọjieṃ.Do not let just anybody massage your abdomen.pitpit
ainikieṃEbajet ke eppoñ ainikieṃ?What is the matter that your voice is so hoarse?pepoñ
 Būḷake ainikieṃ.Raise your voice.būḷak
kinieṃBūḷañkōjin ia ṇe kinieṃ?Where did you get your blanket?būḷañkōj
tieṃBuñraakkin ṃaan tieṃ ear kabwebweik .Your sweet lips fooled me completely.buñraak
jemKwōn jem bakbōk ṇe bwe ekkōb.Sharpen that knife because it's dull.jem
KijeṃKijeṃ eo aod.Let's see you try this.aod
 Jab kōrōḷọk piik ṇe kijeṃ bwe enaaj ātetDon't let your pig roam free or it'll be impounded.ātet
 Eo waj, bōk ṇe kijeṃ.Here, take it as your food.eo
 Eo -- eo kijeṃ eoHere is breadfruit for you to eat.eo
 Kwōn jāleek ṇe kijeṃ.Put some sauce on your breadfruit.jālele
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jemjemRej jemjem bakbōkThey are sharpening knives.jemjem
 Rej jemjem ṃade in turọñ.They are sharpening the fishing spears.jem
 Kwōn kajemjem ḷōṇe ilo kein jemjem ṇe aṃ.Let the man use your sharpening stone to sharpen his knife.jemjem
kajemjemKwōn kajemjem ḷōṇe ilo kein jemjem ṇe aṃ.Let the man use your sharpening stone to sharpen his knife.jemjem
eaejemjemEpao tokin kain eṇ eaejemjem.His appearance was like those people who when they talk, everyone listens and believes what they say. P60aejemjem
 Eaejemjem an irooj eṇ naan.That chief carries power in his words.aejemjem
Ri-jemjemRi-jemjem bakbōkA person who sharpens knives.jemjem
jujemKwōn jujem kiki ñe eboñe aṃ itok.If its getting dark you should stay for the night.jujen
lemLetok lem ṇe iuṃwin tọọt ṇeHand me the bailer under the seat.tọọt
jāleṃTa ṇe jāleṃ?What do you have for gravy there?jāle-
ḷalemLetok ḷalem jāān em kabweḷọk oṇāān juon jikka.Lend me a nickel so I'll have enough money for some cigarettes.bwe
 Ḷalem en ri-pālele raar jaṃbotok jān Amedka im juon iaan ri-jaṃbo rein enañinmej.Five couples came from America for a vacation and one of them is now sick.jaṃbo
 Ewōr ḷalem ri-jān bao remoot in jān bao ilo āne jidikdik eṇ.There were five men went to snare birds at the small islet.jān
 Koṃro jeḷā jete awa kiiō ke ḷalem awa jimattan.Did you two know it’s already 5 o’clock in the morning? P658jimattan
 Iar wiaik ḷalem katin in jikka kameḷ.I bought five cartons of Camel cigarettes.katin
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kōḷalemKe ij bar lelōñ ḷọk bakōj eo kein kōḷalem alen, ejino jiḷoḷọk injin eo.As I passed up the fifth bucket of water, the engine started to slow down. P613jiḷo
 Bar eñṇe tok! Kein kōḷalem ṇe kiiō an tūreep in niñeañ-rōkeañ.Here he comes again! This will be his fifth trip going back and forth like that.niñeañ-rōkeañ
LemlemLemlem in ta ṇeWhat's in the package?lemlem
 Jet rej bōbōk tok lemlem, jet lōta.Some had packages and some had letters. P442lemlem
 Jet rej bōbōk tok lemlem, jet lōta.Some had packages and some had letters. P442bōbōk
 Ikaiur im lemlem im wanlōñ ḷọkI quickly rolled up my sleeping mats and went up. P957lemlem
 Eṃōj ke aṃ lemlem?Have you finished folding?lemlem
kakkiāmemLikao jiddik in Ṃajeḷ eḷap aer iọkwe kakkiāmem.Kakkiāmem is a favorite pastime among Marshallese youngsters.kakkiāmem
keememJen jino bweradikḷọk ñan keemem eṇLet's start moseying along to the party.bweradik
 Eitok inne im jabneejej tok ñan ña kōn aer kar jab kōjeḷāik kake keemem eoShe came and cried on my shoulder yesterday saying they did not let her know about the birthday party.jabneejej
 Ilukkun jar kōn keemem eoI am broke after putting on the birthday party.jar
 Raar kaḷọke raan in keemem eoThey commemorated the birth.kaḷọk
 Joñan lokjak iar jab maroñ in iwōj ñan keemem eoI was so committed I was unable to come to your birthday party.lokjak
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ri-keememEar kako ri-keemem ro, koḷmān Kaaḷ.He chased away the guests -- you know Carl.koḷmān
kememEḷap an jejepepe (ejjepepe) kemem eoThere were lots of baskets at the birthday party.jepe
 Enañin aolep armej ilo kemem eo rar ṃōñā kōn jepe.Most of the people in the birthday party ate from jepejepe
 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
ammemJān 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
kijemmemJān iien eo im wōnṃaan ḷọk ekar bōjrak ammem kōmat kijemmem raijFrom then on, we stopped cooking rice. P1012 (ammem and kijemmem are (E) first person plural exclusive forms)am
EṃṃaanemṂōṃaanem (Eṃṃaanem) kōrāMen and women.im
ṂōṃaanemṂōṃaanem (Eṃṃaanem) kōrāMen and women.im
inemLiṃarein rej inem.Our sisters and female parallel cousins.ine-
kineṃTōḷaoun ia ṇe kineṃ?Where did your sitting mat come from?tōḷao
innemJema ebar lale jidik innem etalFather looked over at him for a bit and then headed up. P1069bar
 Idoori pilawā ko iturierro innem kwaḷọk tok juon tūre, juon bakbōk im jake ḷọk men ko im Bojin eo ebōk bakbōk eo im jiḷaiti juon iaan ḷoob ko im kōmjel idaak im ṃōñāI put down the bread next to them and then found a tray, a small knife, and handed them over, and the Boatswain took the knife and sliced one of the loaves and we all ate and drank. P269dedoor
 Kwōnāj bajjek elwaj ñane innem ejjeḷọk men eṇ etōprak.You keep being distracted by her and you won't get anything done.el
 Eto an libbukwe eo kōjeje innem eor jān ṃōṃan (eṃṃan) inThe shell stayed out so long in the sun that it was bleached.eor
 Innem inaaj ilọk in jikuuḷ Hawaii ñe eṃōj kaddiojḷọk jān high school.Then I will go to school in Hawaii after I graduate from high school.innām
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EjāpemEjāpem bokkoḷọk kabbokbok eo.The firecracker did not go off.bokkoḷọk
AolepemAolepem dike ledik eṇ bwe ejokdād.Nobody likes that girl because she's filthy.jokdād
imIar abṇōṇōḷọk im ibōj mej.I got so upset I almost died.abṇōṇō
 Jema ekar kate wōt ak elukkuun alikkar an dedodo im addiṃakoko.Father was doing his best to persevere but it was obvious that he was growing hopeless and uneasy. P1027addiṃakoko
 Eḷap addiṃakoko rainin im iabwin jerbal.I'm sluggish today and don't feel like working.addiṃakoko
 Kōjro kaaeṃṃan im jerak.Let's wait for a good current to set sail.aeṃṃan
 Ajri ro raṇ rej ikkure im allitoto ilo kimejān ni eṇ.The children and playing and dangling on the leaves of the coconut tree.allitoto
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ĀiṃĀiṃ wōt ri-nana raṇ.You're no different from a bad person.āi-
pijaiṃKajjitōk ippān ri-jiña eṇ bwe en jiñaiktok juon pijaiṃ bwe in bōke ippa.Ask the artist to paint me a picture of you that I can take with me. jiña
taiṃErro baj taiṃ wōt jidik.They almost foughttaiṃ
obataiṃKwōj obataiṃ ke buñinin?Are you working overtime tonight?obataim
dimEḷap an dim aṃ kar lukwōje.You tied it very tight.dim
AḷokbadiṃAḷokbadiṃ enaaj kōṃṃan bwe en jab ḷapḷọk wōṇeaṃ.Your habitual tardiness won't help your getting a salary increase.aḷokbad
kadkadiṃEwi kadkadiṃ ñan ḷeeṇWhat is you relationship to that man?kadkad
 Kadkadiṃ ñan kōrā eṇ, ej jinen eṇ.Your relationship to that woman is that she is your mother.kadkad
AepādpādiṃAepādpādiṃ enaaj kōjerataiki eok.Your procrastination will make you sorry.aepedped
EdimEdim im pen."firm and strong"dim
 Edim jedọujij eṇ an.His trousers are tight.dim
jeiṃEkkar ñan kōṃanitin Ṃajeḷ, kwōj aikuj pokake jeiṃ.According to Marshallese etiquette, you have to listen to your older siblings.kōṃanōt
 Ledik eo jeiṃ eṇ ej kab itok.Your older sister just came.jei-
abwinmakeiṃBaj abwinmakeiṃ ke kwoban etal ñan ṃweeṇ in boñ.You must really be afraid of ghosts since you can't walk to that house at night.abwinmake
peimWōt ṇe peim ekōjertaik eok.The boil on your hand made you unable to throw accurately.jerta
peiṃJab daṃdeṃwij peiṃ.Don't lick your hand (continuously).daṃdeṃ
 Eiktok mejān kinej ṇe peiṃ.The center of the wound on your arm is starting to heal shut.ik
 Lale kwaar kajirilọk to ṇe jān peiṃ.Don't let the rope slip from your hand.jirilọk
 Kwōn kejjerwawaik kinej ṇe peiṃ bwe en mo ṃōkajYou should expose the wound on your hand so it can heal faster.jejedwawa
 Kwōn aṃwin peiṃ bwe ejoñọ.Wash your hands because they smell of fish.joñọ
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ipeiṃJepi akki kōkañkōñ (ekkañkōñ) kaṇe ipeiṃ.Trim those sharp fingernails of yours.akki
IimIim tata wa eo waan Alfred.Alfred's car was the fastest.iiṃ
iiṃEḷap an iiṃ wa eo.That canoe is very swift.iiṃ
 Itipiji im jālirara kōn an iiṃ an itok.I tripped him and sent him flying because of his tremendous speed.jālirara
 Kōn an kanooj iiṃ wa eo, ri-kattōr eo ear kajjioñ kabōjrake ak iiṃ eo an ekōjbouki ḷọk ooṃ itaak im jepdak ikiin ṃweo im mej ri-kattōr eo.Due to its excessive speed, the driver tried in vain to stop the vehicle but it smashed against the house killing the driver.kōjbouk
 Kōn an kanooj iiṃ wa eo, ri-kattōr eo ear kajjioñ kabōjrake ak iiṃ eo an ekōjbouki ḷọk ooṃ itaak im jepdak ikiin ṃweo im mej ri-kattōr eo.Due to its excessive speed, the driver tried in vain to stop the vehicle but it smashed against the house killing the driver.kōjbouk
diiṃBaj ainiñūṃ ke eitan bwilọk diiṃ.You're so skinny your bones are about to breakainiñ
 Kwōn etal ilo peet eṇ im erḷọke diiṃ.Go lie down and relax.erḷọk
 Itok bwe in jukjuki diiṃ.Come let me massage your back.jukjuk
 Eḷḷọke diiṃ.Lie down and relax (stretch out your backbone).eḷḷọk
aijkudiiṃEj aijkudiiṃ.She's making ice creamaij kudiiṃ
kaaijkudiiṃKōjro itōn kaaijkudiiṃLet's go get some ice cream from the store.aij kudiiṃ
ri-kaaijkudiiṃEtke eruṃwij an rọọl tok ri-kaaijkudiiṃ roWhy aren't the people who went to buy ice cream back?aij kudiiṃ
EiiṃEiiṃ wōt wa eo.The boat was very fast.iiṃ
akkiiṃKwōn akūki tok bwe ekkañ akkiiṃ.Pry it out with you sharp fingernails.akki
ñiimKwōn jab kaññōrñōre dekein ñiim ñe kwōj kiki bwe ekọkkure mājur.Don't grind your teeth together in your sleep because it keeps me awake.ñōñōrñōr
ñiiṃImaroñ ke kabkab kōn kab ṇe ñiiṃ?May I use your cup?kabkab
 Kwōn kurkure ñiiṃ ñe ej ṃōj aṃ ṃōñāBrush your teeth when you finish eating.kurkur
 Kwōn ṃōñā ṃōñā pidodo ñe emetak ñiiṃ.Eat soft food if you have a toothache.pidodo
 Eor ke ñiiṃ jibuun bọọk.Do you have a fork?jibuun
 Kwōj kaññōrñōre ḷọk ñiiṃ ñan ia?What are you grinding your teeth down to?ñōñōrñōr
lọñiiṃEmmiliklik turun lọñiiṃ.There's milk around your mouth.milik
 Kwōnaaj deñdeñ ñe enana kobban lọñiiṃ.You'll get a spanking if you talk bad.nana kobban lọñii-
 Kwōn aṃwin lọñiiṃ bwe erūṃōṃō.Wash your mouth because it has something dried on it.rūṃōṃō
riiṃEllolo ḷeen riiṃ.Your husband has a lover everywhere he goes.lelolo
 Ewi lio riiṃ?Where is your wife?rii-
 Ewi ḷeo riiṃ?Where is your husband?rii-
ajriiṃBaj ajriiṃ ke kwojjañjañ.You're so childish you're a cry baby.ajri
aijkuriimḶadik eṇ eijoḷe aijkuriim ṇe kijōm.The boy really has an appetite for your ice cream.ijoḷ
aijkūriimKwōn jab kaijoḷe kōn aijkūriim ṇeDon't make him want to eat ice cream.ijoḷ
 Eḷap ijoḷ aijkūriim.I really want to eat ice cream.ijoḷ
tiimEḷap atebar kōn an luujḷọk wōt tiim e .I am impatient because my team keeps losing.atebar
jiṃRej kadedeikḷọk jiṃ eo an wa eṇ.They are completing the lower portion of the canoe.jiṃ
nājiṃKwōn kapilōke ḷadik eṇ nājiṃ bwe eḷap an kadek.Give your boy some advice—he drinks too much.kapilōk
 Kōjañjañin ia ṇe nājiṃ?Where did your instrument come from?kōjañjañ
 Kōjparok ṃani kaṇe nājiṃ.Save your money.kōjparok
 Ṃañke in ia ṇe nājiṃ?Where did you get your pet monkey?ṃañke
 Kwaar wiaik ia waj ṇe nājiṃ?Where did you buy your watch?waj
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AjejiṃAjejiṃ einwōt ajejin kabwebwe.Your sharing is like that of a stingy person.ajej
alejiṃEwālel ke alejiṃ?Do you aim well to hit the bull's-eye?alej
nejiṃIj lodideañ waj nejiṃ.I'm making you a pinwheel.lodideañ
 Alekọin ḷeeṇ nejiṃ etiljekḷọk jān kwe.Your son does a better job of watching the birds to locate their roost than you.alekọ
 Imaroñ ke aluje pija ṇe nejiṃ?Could I look at your camera?aluje
 Rej anidepe bọọḷ eo nejiṃ.They're kicking your kick-ball.anidep
 Eḷap an bakūk ajri ṇe nejiṃ.Your child is well built.bakūk
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AidikiṃAidikiṃ wōt ṇokYou're as skinny as a coconut leaf midrib.aidik
jikiṃEtke kwojjab jilkinḷọk bwe in bōk jikiṃ?Why not send me to take your place?
liṃEjaṃōñā kōn an liṃ.The fish aren't biting because the water is murkyjaṃōñā
ālimKwōn ālim wa ṇe bwe enaaj douj.Bail the canoe or it will ship water.ānen
akwāāliṃEalikkar akwāāliṃ.Your bickering is obvious.akwāāl
ajjiṃaalaliṃBaj ajjiṃaalaliṃ ke kwoitōn ñarij laḷ.You're so dizzy you almost bit the dirt.ajjiṃaalal
mālimEor mālim in deḷọñ.I have permission to enter.mālim
EliṃEliṃ iar kōn an ḷap ṇoThe water along the lagoon side is all murky from the big waves.liṃ
 Jab tumej bwe eliṃ.Don't open your eyes in the water because it's murky.tumej
ilimJab ilim jekaro ṇeDon't drink the coconut sap.ilim
 Iar ilim juon bato im jorrāān, dedeinke eṃōj ilim de juon keej.I drank one bottle and passed out, because I had already drunk a case.dedeinke
 Iar ilim juon bato im jorrāān, dedeinke eṃōj ilim de juon keej.I drank one bottle and passed out, because I had already drunk a case.dedeinke
kiliṃEbbadede kiliṃ kōn aṃ kōjeje.Your skin is rough because you got sunburned.bōbadede
 Emake mejel kiliṃ.You're so bold.mejel kil
piliṃEor ke aṃ piliṃ kaḷarDo you have a color film?piliṃ
balliṃKwōn etal in ṇa balliṃ.Go put on your clothes.balle
ṇaballiṃKwōn etal in ṇaballiṃ.Go put on your clothes.ṇaballin
kōjāllimEnana kōjāllim kōn aṃ kadek.You look horrible because you are drunk.jellen
kōjọliṃKwaar aluje ke wāween an kōjọliṃ inneDid you observe the way he fished using the kōjọliṃ method yesterday?kōjọliṃ
kaiṃiṃḶaddik raṇ rej kaiṃiṃ.The boys are fishing for iṃiṃiṃiṃ
 Koṃro en jino kaiṃiṃ ḷọk ñan likin āneouweoYou two start to fish for iṃiṃ toward that islet.iṃiṃ
aijkudiiṃiṃEnnọ aijkudiiṃiṃYou make good ice cream.aij kudiiṃ
raaniṃJete raaniṃ ṇai Kuwajleen?How many days have you been on Kwajalein?raan
anbwijbaniṃKwōn kōjerbal anbwijbaniṃ bwe eṃōjṇo anbwijmaroñūṃ.Use your left hand because your right hand is not strong enough.anbwijban
AjjibanbaniṃAjjibanbaniṃ enaaj kwaḷọk eok.Your looking overburdened will give you away.ajjibanban
AenōṃṃaniṃAenōṃṃaniṃ wōt emaroñ kōṃanṃan men otemjej.Only your peace can improve the situation.aenōṃṃan
tanimEor ke aṃ tanim?Have you any denim pants?tanim
inimEtal wōt im inim ni ṇeGo ahead and drink that green coconut.inim
aṃwiniṃDān eo aṃwiniṃ eoHere's some water for you to wash your hands with.aṃwin
ānbwinniṃKwōn joobe ānbwinniṃ ilo aṃ tutu.Soap your body when you bathe.joob
 Enaaj mej ānbwinniṃ ak aṃ enaaj pād ñan indeo.Your body will die but you soul will live forever.aṃ
ibbwilwōnwōniṃKwōn jọ jān būbwilwōnwōniṃ (ibbwilwōnwōniṃ).Wash the turtle smell off of yourself.būbwilwōnwōn
būbwilwōnwōniṃKwōn jọ jān būbwilwōnwōniṃ (ibbwilwōnwōniṃ).Wash the turtle smell off of yourself.būbwilwōnwōn
akkauniṃEnana akkauniṃ bwe kwōj jab kajejjet aṃ kōḷḷā.You have bad credit because you don't pay on time.akkaun
bọuniṃJete bọuniṃ?How much do you weigh?bọun
kapiṃJab jijet laḷ bwe enaaj tōtoon (ettoon) kapiṃ.Don't sit on the ground or the seat of your pants will get dirty.kapi-
aḷapiṃBaj aḷapiṃ ke euwaṇ bōraṃ.You must be very old, seeing the grey hairs up there.aḷap
akweḷapiṃEjjeḷọk wōt baj akweḷapiṃ.I haven't seen anyone as insistent as you are.akweḷap
ajjiḷapḷapiṃBaj ajjiḷapḷapiṃ ke jeitōn ban kōboutut.You have such a strong body odor that it's hard for us to breathe.ajjiḷapḷap
abōblepiṃEjjeḷọk wōt abōblepiṃ.Oh, you're so negative.abōblep
MmmmMmmm, a ejejjet wōt utōn in kọpe,” Bojin eo eba.Mmmm, this is how coffee ought to taste,” the Boatswain said. P284utō-
ooommIaar ṇaballin ḷọk ḷọk ooomm emaat nuknuk ṇa ippān.I gave him so many of my clothes he got them all.ṇaballin
oṃEaṃaṃḷọk oṃ jān ek.Hermit crab attracts fish more than fish meat.aṃaṃ
 Joñan an ṃōkaj jān oṃ eluuj ilo iāekwōj eo.He was so slow he lost the race.ṃōkaj jān oṃ
 Rurupe oṃ ro raṇ rōmoottok.The men who went fishing using the rupe oṃ method have returned.rupe oṃ
IjabōṃIjabōṃ etalI didn't even begin to go.podem
 Ak jet ko men ijabōṃ kar kakkōt mejeki.But there were a few things I didn’t even notice. P995mejek
 Ak jet ko men ijabōṃ kar kakkōt mejeki.But there were a few things I didn’t even notice. P995kakkōt
neōṃKotak neōṃ bwe ekaaborbor.Lift your foot out (of the water) because it's impeding our progress.abor
kineōṃJañiñi in ia ṇe kineōṃ?Your sleeping mat is from which atoll?jañiñi
ṇaṃweiōṃKwōn ṇaṃweiōṃ ñan ban.Take all you want until you can't take any more.ṇaṃweien
iiomĀlikin aṃro jar, iḷak itōn kar kajjioñ kiil meja in mājur elukkuun pen kōn wōt kar ḷōmṇake an baḷuun eo itok iiom tok im etal wōt ak ejab lo kōm.After we were finished praying I was going to try to close my eyes and get some sleep but it was really hard because I kept thinking about how that plane had flown right over us but just kept going and didn’t see us. P952baḷuun
lọjiōṃKwōj akekeḷọk kōn lọjiōṃ ñan ia?Where are you going with the uncomfortable feeling of having a stomach overstuffed with food?akeke
kaiñ-lọjiōṃJab kaiñ-lọjiōṃ im make kotak pāāk ṇeDon't strain your abdominal muscles by carrying the bag by yourself.iñ-lọjien
AinikiōṃAinikiōṃ ekakiiki .The sound of your voice lulls my soul to sleep. (words from a love song).ainikie-
kijōmḶadik eṇ eijoḷe aijkuriim ṇe kijōm.The boy really has an appetite for your ice cream.ijoḷ
kijōṃBobo in ta ṇe kijōṃ.What sort of food balls do you have?bobo
 Imaroñ ke edjoñe ṇe kijōṃ?May I taste your breadfruit?edjoñ
 Kwomat ḷọk jān ña kōnke eḷap kijōṃ.You are better satisfied because your share was bigger than mine.mat
 Ear kaaelwaj ke kijōṃ raan eo ḷọkDid he get you any unicorn fish the other day?ael
 Ametōṃaan ia ṇe kijōṃ?Where did you get your candy?ametōṃa
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koṃLale koṃ ar kabbōle ḷaṃ ṇe bwe rōnaaj lo kōj.Don't light the lamp or it will give away our position.bōbōl
 Koṃ nañin deblọk ke lik.Haven't you gotten through to the ocean side yet?deblọk
 Koṃ naaj bar ettōbok ñāātWhen will you fish the ettōbok method again?ettōbok
 Jab inepata kōn an iien iabuñi koṃ.Don't worry about time catching up with you.iabuñ
 Koṃwin jab kappok ami jide im āinwōt ñe koṃ ajriStop being like children polishing apples.kappok jide
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KōmKōm ar anjọ ioer.We conquered them.anjọ
 Kōm ar apep im booḷ iep eo.We caught sardines using the apep method and filled the basket.apep
 Kōmbaab epāāt ak kōm ḷak etal ñan mejje eo ej tūkōk wōt.We thought the tide was low but when we got to the opening it was still high tide. baab
 Kōm ar kōbaḷuun boñ.We went to the airport last night to meet the airplane.baḷuun
 Kwōn jab kabbtūktūki tok dān ṇe bwe kōm jādbūtūktūkDon't spray the water or we'll get all wet.būbtūktūk
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ekkōṃKōjparok nien ut ṇe bwe ekkōṃ.Be careful with that vase because it's brittle.kōkōṃ
 Wūnin an kōkōṃ (ekkōṃ) jāje ṇe kōnke māāl waan.It's an alloy, that's why your machete is breakable.māāl waan
kōṃkōṃEṃōj ke aer kōṃkōṃ?Have they finished picking breadfruit?kōṃkōṃ
EkakōṃkōṃEkakōṃkōṃ an kōnono.His speech is inspiring.kakōṃkōṃ
dekōṃkōṃTa eṇ ej dekōṃkōṃ eakeWhat's he so noisy about?dekōṃkōṃ
kōkōṃWūnin an kōkōṃ (ekkōṃ) jāje ṇe kōnke māāl waan.It's an alloy, that's why your machete is breakable.māāl waan
ḷōkōṃEṃōj ṇe aṃ ḷōkōṃ.When are you going to stop kidding yourself.ḷōkōṃ
 Ajri raṇ rej ḷōkōṃ.The kids are playing house.ḷōkōṃ
lukoṃEwi dettan lukoṃ?What size is your waist?lukwō-
euttaiḷōṃKwōn jab po ippān bwe euttaiḷōṃ bajjekDon't be taken in by him because he's constantly so vain.utḷōṃ
 Kwōn jab po ippān bwe euttaiḷōṃ bajjekDon’t be taken in by him because he’s constantly so vain.bwe
ṃōṃJete būḷakin ṃweeṇ ṃōṃ?How many blocks did you use on your house?būḷak
 Eḷap ṃōṃ ke ij lo ek ko.When I saw the fish I felt that I had to catch them.ṃōṃ
iṃōmIlo añūr ḷapḷap eo jema ear ba in mọọn iuṃwin ṃweo iṃōm im kowōdānḷọk kijen bwe emaat jikka iṃōn wia ko.During a severe lack of cigarettes when smokers hankered for a smoke, my dad made me crawl under our house to search for cigarette butts because the island stores did not have cigarettes to sell.wōdān
iṃōṃKwaar allōñ ijuuk ke ṃweeṇ iṃōṃ?Did you make the contribution for your land?allōñ iju
 Ewi ṃweo iṃōṃ?Where is your house?ewi
 Ejaam marok ṃwiin iṃōṃ?Why is your house still dark?jaaṃ
 Āinwōt kar ba ke kōṃro ḷe nejū naaj iukkure waj ñan ṃween iṃōṃ jọteen in ḷọk,” iroñ an Jema ba.Like I said, my son and I are going to drop by your house this evening,” I heard Father say. P117kukure
 Kwōn ṇajikin ippaṃ bwe eḷap ṃweeṇ iṃōṃ.Let him stay with you; you have a big enough house.ṇajikin
liṃōṃBanin ea ṇe liṃōṃ?Where did you get that punch from?ban
 Eaebōjbōj ḷọk kọpe e liṃō jān kọpe ṇe liṃōṃ.My coffee isn't as sweet as yours.aebōjbōj
 Aijin ia ṇe liṃōṃ?Where did you get your ice from?aij
 Jet ni iar bwikitok liṃōṃ.I brought some drinking coconuts for you.jet
 Eor ke liṃōṃ koḷaHave you got some coke?lime-
eañōmKōto in ej ukoktak ikōtaan eañōm rakThe wind keeps alternating between north and south.ukoktak
ebuñjenōmKapen eo ebuñjenōm ḷak kōjeer wa eo, iḷak reito ilo memoujujin tōrerein wōd eo ke wa eo ej kaatare.The Captain suddenly steered the boat the other way when he saw the water turning a light blue color as we approached a coral head. P497buñjen
ebuñjenōṃKe ekar tōpar kūrọọjti eo, ebuñjenōṃ ḷak bwijbwij, ekā lōñ ḷọk im jok ioon im jijet.When he reached the cross-stick at the top of the mast, he suddenly started kicking, then he jumped up to the top and landed on it and sat down. P1192bwijbwij
 Ke ekar tōpar kūrọọjti eo, ebuñjenōṃ ḷak bwijbwij, ekā lōñ ḷọk im jok ioon im jijet.When he reached the cross-stick at the top of the mast he suddenly started kicking then he jumped up to the top and landed on it and sat down. P1192kūrọọjti
IbuñjenōṃIbuñjenōṃ jutak im kọkorkor lōñ ḷọkIn fear I hastfully jumped up and ran topside. P1082kọkorkor
jinōṃKwaar eọroñ ke jinōṃ ke ear kūr eok?Did you go when your mother called?eọroñ
 Kwaar eọroñ ke jinōṃ ke ear kūr eok?Did you go when your mother called?eọroñ
 Kwōn jeḷā ṇae jinōṃ im jeṃaṃ.Know how to take care of your mother and father.jeḷā ṇae
 Kwōn jab kajooke jinōṃ im jeṃaṃ.Don't humiliate your parents.jook
 Wōn eo ej tāāpe jinōṃ?Who provides food for your mother?tāāp
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ṇomṇomṆaṃ rej ṇomṇom bōtōktōkMosquitoes suck blood.ṇomṇom
oomErro ar kopāp ḷọk oom arThe two of them wrestled all the way up to the lagoon shore.kopāp
 Iar ṃōñā wor ḷọk oom ṃaalI ate lobsters till I was absolutely full.ṃaal
 Kwōnaaj ruṃwij bajjek oom tūṃYou'll keep procrastinating until you're completely lost.oom
 Ear idaak oom kadekHe drank until he was drunk.oom
ooṃKar āindeeo ammān didiakeōk tak ḷọk raan eo ooṃ boñWe kept tacking in this fashion all day as we sailed east until it was night. P862diak
 Ḷeo ear kajikmeto ḷọk ooṃ eboñ ak ejjeḷọk tōprak.He tried to find out where they were in the midst of the ocean but without result.kajikmeto
 Kōn an kanooj iiṃ wa eo, ri-kattōr eo ear kajjioñ kabōjrake ak iiṃ eo an ekōjbouki ḷọk ooṃ itaak im jepdak ikiin ṃweo im mej ri-kattōr eo.Due to its excessive speed, the driver tried in vain to stop the vehicle but it smashed against the house killing the driver.kōjbouk
 Bwebwe eo ear kōkeilọk aolepān raan eo ḷọk ooṃ eboñThe lunatic shrieked all day long until nightfall.kōkeilọk
iuniboomKwōn bōk jōōt e bwe en jaṃbel ñan ad juon iuniboom"Take my shirt as a sample for a uniform.jaṃbōḷ
doomBaaṃle eo an ebwe an doom im rōpād i Likiep.He had a very large family and they were all on Likiep. P35doom
EdoomEdoom baruun ek mouj eṇ.That's a big school of ek mouj.baru
 Edoom tōū eṇ i ar.The lagoon beach is teeming with mackerel.doom
looṃLale an kōkañ (ekkañ) looṃ bwe rōnaaj lilu illuippaṃ.Watch your sharp tongue or people will get angry at you.kōkañ loo-
oooṃEar wanlik-wōnar ḷọk oooṃ emarokHe kept going back and forth, from the oceanside to the lagoonside and vice versa until night-fall.wanlik-wōnar
 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
 Iar laleḷọkḷọkḷọk oooṃ edikkilọkI was looking at it until it disappeared from my sight.dikkilọk
poomIar pād Awai ak ijab poom lo Waikiki.I was in Hawaii but didn't get near to Waikiki.podem
TọọṃPukōt tok Tọọṃ bwe en jitōke wōn eṇ bwe ejeḷā.Fetch Tom to gut the turtle because he's good at it.jejetōk
romIḷak kalimjek Kapen eo ej memenono wōt ak mejān ekar kabūrōrō wōt im jab rom.I looked over at the Captain, who was still breathing fast and his face was all red and he wasn’t blinking. P1057menono
rōṃWāween 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
jaromInjin jarom.Generator.injin
 Jab keroro bwe kwōnāj jarom.You'd better shut up or you'll get punched.jarom
 Teeñki jarom.Electric light.teeñki
 Jidpān jarom eo ejidpāne addi-lepān kaaṃtō eo.The electric saw sawed off the carpenter's thumb.addi-lep
 Iien ko etto ekar ejjeḷọk jarom.Long ago there was no electricity.etto
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Ri-jaromRi-jarom ro raṇ rej kōmṃane juren jarom eṇ.The electricians are working on the electric pole.jarom
kōjjaromJekdọọn ak ij tōn kōkaḷḷe ñan baḷuun eṇ bwe en kōjjeḷā ke jepeḷọk,” Bojin eo eba im kōpoje kein kōjjarom eoIt doesn’t matter; I am still going to signal the plane to let them know we have lost our way,” the Boatswain said as he prepared the flare. P938kōpopo
kwōjaromLale kwōjarom ilo toon jarom ṇeWatch out or you might get a shock from that electric line.jarom
karōṃJab karōṃ bok ṇeDon't make that (mound of) sand crumble.rōṃ
eromEṃōj an erom ri-kadekHe has become a drunkard.erom
 Ṃwinaṃōn rej erom babbūbCaterpillars become butterflies.ṃwinaṃōn
 Eorjib ṃwinaṃōn eo em erom babbūbThe caterpillar molted and became a butterfly.orjib
 Ear erom juon ri-Ṃajeḷ ālkin an paleek juon ri-Ṃajeḷ.He became a Marshallese citizen after he married a Marshallese.erom
 Ear wūji ḷor ko ṃokta jān aer kilepḷọk im erom wōjkeHe plucked the sprouts up before they grew to be trees.ḷor
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erōmEṃōj erōm jinibọọr ettōñtōñ.I am become as sounding brass (Bible).jinibọọr
erōṃLale erōṃ pāāk in raij kaṇe.Look out, that (pile of) bags of rice might crumble.rōṃ
EṃōraṃrōṃEṃōraṃrōṃ laḷtak tōrerein toḷ eo.There was a landslide on the side of the mountain.ṃōraṃrōṃ
romromPinniep ej kōṃṃan jān waini im ri-Ṃajeḷ rej kōjerbale ñan elōñ men ko āinwōt ekkapit bar, ānbwin, ñan wūno im ñan romrom.Coconut oil is made from copra, and the Marshallese use it for many things, such as hair oil, body oil, medicine, and for illumination. S18romrom
 Pinniep ej kōṃṃan jān waini im ri-Ṃajeḷ rej kōjerbale ñan elōñ men ko āinwōt ekkapit bar, ānbwin, ñan wūno im ñan romrom.Coconut oil is made from copra, and the Marshallese use it for many things, such as hair oil, body oil, medicine, and for illumination. S18kōkapit
jejaromromEḷap an jejaromrom (ejjaromrom) buñūninThere's lots of lightning this evening.jarom
EjjaromromEjjaromrom kōn an nana lañ.There is frequent lightning because of the bad weather.jarom
 Eḷap an jejaromrom (ejjaromrom) buñūninThere's lots of lightning this evening.jarom
 Eḷap an kar ejjaromrom im joururi boñ.It kept lightning and thundering all night (last night).jourur
jirōṃrōṃEḷap jirōṃrōṃ ilo eb in etto.There was a lot jigging in old dances.jirōṃrōṃ
kajirōṃrōṃJoñan an ṃōṇōṇō ear jutak im kajirōṃrōṃ.He was so happy he got up and did a jig.jirōṃrōṃ
mọọrōṃMọọr rot ṇe mọọrōṃ?What kind of bait do you have there?mọọr
 Ekadik (bok)boke mọọr ṇe mọọrōṃ.Your bait has too much sand.bokbok
TomTom ej ṃōttan ri-eolaḷ ro ekkar ejjeḷọk koṇāer.Tom was one of them who didn't catch any fish using the bottom fishing method.eolaḷ
 John ejāmmijakjak ḷọk jān Tom.John is more fearless than Tom.jāmmijakjak
tōmEttōr tōm rotakHe fell on his back running toward me.rotak
kātōmBaḷuun ko raar kātōm juñaidiThe planes dove.juñaidi
ItōmItōm wōdwōd edouṃ.Come chew some cooked pandanus.edouṃ
 Itōm jijet turū.Come sit by me.turu-
 Itōm ṃōñāCome and eat.itōm
 Eḷak jitpeḷeḷ ñan ṇo ko eṃṃan aer itōm depdepeteThen other waves hit the boat crossways and kept it from turning over. P687depdep
 Itōm dao,” Bojin eo ekkūr tok.Come have some breakfast,” the Boatswain called over to me. P959dao
eitōmNaan eo an eitōm kaajliptaake kōjota eo .Her comments spoiled my dinner.ajliptaak
reitōmTa ḷōṃa, ṃool ke ripālle raṇe reitōm peek ad jerakrōk ikōtaan aelōñ kein ad?” Bojin eo eba ilo an ainikien ḷōkatipWhat, is it true that the Americans have come in and taken control of us sailing around our own islands?” the Boatswain said in an angry voice. P395itōm
KwōjiktōmKwōjiktōm ikdeelel ilo būruō.You have finally come and created desire in my heart. (from a love song).ikdeelel
tōtōmtōmWōn in ej tōtōmtōm (ettōmtōm)?Who is that that keeps smacking his lips?tōmmeḷọk
ettōmtōmWōn in ej tōtōmtōm (ettōmtōm)?Who is that that keeps smacking his lips?tōmmeḷọk
wōtōmÑa ij ṃool wōtōm ṃoolI am telling the absolute truth.wōtōm
kaptōṃIn baj lale ṃōk bōkā ṇe kaptōṃ?May I please see your oil (or perfume) containerbōkā
wōttōṃKwōj ri-anekane kijeek ṇe wōttōṃ ṃōjYour only responsibility is to see that the fire is kept burning.anekane
utōṃEtteiñ utōṃ ilo aebōj eṇ.Draw some water for your bath at the cistern.utō-
 Eor ke utōṃ?Have you got bathing water?utō-
buoṃBōk ṇe buoṃ dekāTake that stone for a missile.bo
 Kwōn kappok buoṃ bwe jen kad bao eṇ.Get yourself something so we can throw at that bird.bo
ruomEṃṃan kōto in naaj bōlen ruom jilu wōt ālūThe wind is good and two or three tacks should be enough.ālu
ruoṃEj jab ruoṃ.You are not to blame.ruo-
ṇaruoṃIban ṇaruoṃ.I won't blame you.ṇaruon
buruōṃKōketak ajri eo nājiṃ kōn aurōk in jeḷā ḷọkjeṇ bwe en erom juōn ri-jikuuḷ eo kwōnaaj utiej buruōṃ kakeEncourage your child to value learning to so that s/he becomes the student you will be proud of.ketak
būruoṃJoḷọk jememe im kōpeḷḷọk būruoṃ.Stop being unkind and have a heart.jememe
 Idaak wūno ṃokta jān an (m)melkwarkwar būruoṃ.Take medicine before you start getting phlegm in your throat.melkwarkwar
 Bōlen wōjke eo kwaar ilimi ekamelkwarkware būruoṃ.Maybe the whiskey you drank got your throat clogged up.melkwarkwar
 Wūjlepḷọk būruoṃ ñan Anij.Surrender your heart to God.wūjlep-
wōmEar wōm mejān bato eo.He pulled the cork out of the bottle.wōmwōm
FSMṂajōḷ ear jenolọk jen FSM.The Marshalls has separated from FSM.jenolọk
 Ta ar kōjepel Ṃajeḷ jān FSM?What made the Marshalls separate from FSM?jepel
 Iaab ej pād ilo FSM.Yap is one of the states of the FSM.Iaab
 Ṃajōḷ ear jepeḷḷọk jān FSM.Marshalls has separated from FSM.jepel
uṃEḷap an baatat tok uṃ eṇ an lieṇ.Her oven is making a lot of smoke come this way.baatat
 Enañin bal ke uṃ eo?Has the earth oven been covered?bal
 Koṃwin bale uṃ eṇ.Cover that oven.bal
 Ri-jukok uṃ ro remoot in juki uṃ ko.Those who were assigned to uncover the ovens have already gone to do the job.jukok
 Ri-jukok uṃ ro remoot in juki uṃ ko.Those who were assigned to uncover the ovens have already gone to do the job.jukok
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JowaūṃAjejin Jowaūṃ enaaj kōṃṃan bōro jepel.Your gift-reclaiming character will cause dissension.ajejin Jowa
būṃbūṃEaekijeke āneḷọk būṃbūṃ eoThe currents near the pass propelled the bumbum boat toward the shore.aekijek
 Ke ij to laḷ ḷọk ijab mejek baibin būṃbūṃ eo an injin eo ak ijuri im bwil neō.When I got down there I didn’t notice the muffler and I rubbed against it and burned my leg. P343baib
AjjukubūṃAjjukubūṃ ekōṃṃan ad ruṃwij.Your limping delayed us.ajjukub
akajeūṃBaj akajeūṃ ke epen aṃ uwaak.You're such a V.I.P. it's difficult to get you to answer the question.akaje
peūṃKwōn jab buuḷ kadkad im kajoñ peūṃ.Don't throw so hard and make your arm hurt.joñ
kabwebweūṃAjej in kabwebweūṃ enaaj eltakin ṃaje eok juon iien.Your cheating will one day bring you negative consequences.ajej in kabwebwe
peiūṃIoḷe jera e, letok peiūṃ bwe koṃwij tan etal kiiō,” eba im jaake tok pein.Well my friend, let me shake your hand because it looks like you are leaving now,” he said as he reached out his hand. P472
ṇaṃaanpeiūṃTa ṇe kwōj ṇaṃaanpeiūṃ kakeWhat are you using to protect yourself with.ṇaṃaanpein
nejūṃTa ṇe ear kōjorrān waj ṇe nejūṃ?What's wrong with your watch?jorrāān
aeṇakūṃBaj aeṇakūṃ ḷeMan, you're drenched to the skin.aeṇak
oktakūṃEjjeḷọk wōt oktakūṃ jān ke iar lo eok.You have really changed from when I last saw you.oktak
aljekūṃEj jab itok limoū kōn aljekūṃ.I'm not enthused by the way you carry things.aljek
aikūṃEkauwōtata aikūṃ.Your towing is dangerous.aik
AjādikūṃAjādikūṃ einwōt ajādikin ḷōḷḷapYou walk as slowly as an old man.ajādik
AjjādikdikūṃAjjādikdikūṃ einwōt ajjādikdikin ri-kọọt.You tiptoe like a thief.ajjādikdik
jikūṃEj kōppaouk an bōk jikūṃ.He's waiting for a chance to take your place.kōppao
 Ilo iien eo kwaar jako, iar bōk jikūṃ im kōnono ilo etaṃ.I spoke on your behalf while you were gone.jako
 Nejū, kwōnaaj bar pād ijo kar jikūṃ ṃokta, ñe kwōkōṇaan,” Jema eba.Son, go back to the same place you were before if you want,” Father said. P743kōṇaan
likūṃEākilkil likūṃ.The skin on your back is peeling.ākilkil
ālkūṃEjān ālkūṃ.There is skin disease on your back.jān
ikkūṃkūṃTa ṇe kwōj kūkūṃkūṃ (ikkūṃkūṃ) kakeWhat is your heart beating so fast about?kūkūṃkūṃ
kūkūṃkūṃTa ṇe kwōj kūkūṃkūṃ (ikkūṃkūṃ) kakeWhat is your heart beating so fast about?kūkūṃkūṃ
lọkuṃErro depet-doon lọkuṃ boñ ak ejjeḷọk eṇ ewiin.They contested until dark but no one won.depet-doon
aelọkūṃBaj aelọkūṃ ke iñak ke kwōpād ijo.You were so well hidden I didn't notice you were there.aelọk
ajḷọkūṃBaj ajḷọkūṃ ke kwoṃakokoin ṃōñāYou must regret it very much because you don't want to eat.ajḷọk
AloklokūṃAloklokūṃ enaaj kōṃṃan ad po ippān ri-nana raṇ.Your appearance will give us away and get us captured by the enemy.aloklok
tōllọkuṃEḷap aṃ bōkjab kōn men ko ejjab tōllọkuṃ.You are going ahead with things that are not your business.bōkjab
aḷapḷọkūṃBaj aḷapḷọkūṃ ke kwoppaḷ.Your senility says you're aging quite rapidly.aḷapḷọk
ailparokūṃBaj ailparokūṃ kakeShe must be a burden to you.ailparok
AetokūṃAetokūṃ wōt Pita.You're as tall as Peter.aetok
aitokūṃBaj aitokūṃ ke iban lo ioon bōraṃ.Your height is such that I can't see the top of your head.aitok
AneptokūṃAneptokūṃ ekọkkure ḷōmṇakYour attractiveness drives me insane.aneptok
akūkūṃEkkañ wōt akūkūṃ.You've got such sharp nails.akūk
nukuṃRi-aelōñin pālle ro nukuṃ remoottokYour relatives from America are here.aelōñin pālle
 Ñe ej iiōke aḷaḷ in kapoor eṇ im lewaj, kwōmeḷọkḷọk nukuṃ.After he prepares the meaty part of the giant clam and lets you eat it, it is so delicious it's out of this world.aḷaḷ
 Jab joḷọk nukuṃ.Don't forsake your kinfolk.joḷọk
laḷūṃIpād laḷūṃ ilo teej eo.I scored below you on the test.laḷ
aelellọḷūṃBaj aelellọḷūṃ ḷe ke eñṇe kwọitaak.You're so impetuous that you've crashed.aelellaḷ
jọọḷūṃKwōn jọ jān jọọḷūṃ.Wash the salt water off (of) yourselfjọjo
uṃuṃĀj in uṃuṃ.Right for baking.āj
 ko kaṇ rej uṃuṃ.Those breadfruit are baking now.uṃuṃ
 Piik uṃuṃ.Roasted pork.uṃuṃ
kuuṃuṃImaroñ ke kuuṃuṃ eake kuuṃ ṇe aṃ?May I use your comb?kuuṃuṃ
 Ta ṇe kwaar kuuṃuṃ kakeWhat did you use for a comb?kake
EkkuuṃuṃEkkuuṃuṃ lieṇShe's always combing her hair.kuuṃ
rruuṃuṃEḷap an rruuṃuṃ ṃweeṇThat house has many rooms.ruuṃ
akḷañūṃBaj akḷañūṃ ke iḷak tōparḷọk ijo ibbate eok?You're so preemptive when I got there you were already there.akḷañ
annañūṃKwōj lo ke annañūṃ ilo kilaaj eṇ?Do you see your reflection in the mirror?annañ
AiluwannañnañūṃAiluwannañnañūṃ ekọruj niñniñ e.Your being noisy woke the baby.ailuwannañnañ
ainiñūṃBaj ainiñūṃ ke eitan bwilọk diiṃ.You're so skinny your bones are about to breakainiñ
lọjilñūṃWōn ṇe ear ili lọjilñūṃ?Who made a hole in your earlobe?il
ānbwinnūṃEbbūra ḷọk ānbwinnūṃ jān ṃoktaYour body is more swollen than before.būbūra
 Ebbūrara aolepān ānbwinnūṃ.You've swollen all over your body.būbūra
allōñūṃJete allōñūṃ ṇa i ArṇoHow many months were you on Arno?allōñ
KaabwilōñlōñūṃKaabwilōñlōñūṃ ekōmatōrtōrḷọk jān kaabwilōñlōñin.Your pestering is more hideous than his pestering.abbwilōñlōñ
anbwijmaroñūṃEkajoor ke anbwijmaroñūṃ?Do you have a strong right hand?anbwijmaroñ
 Kwōn kōjerbal anbwijbaniṃ bwe eṃōjṇo anbwijmaroñūṃ.Use your left hand because your right hand is not strong enough.anbwijban
edouṃItōm wōdwōd edouṃ.Come chew some cooked pandanus.edouṃ
 Edouṃ in bōb rot ṇeWhat type of pandanus is that edouṃ made from?edouṃ
iiōūṃJete iiōūṃ ṇai āninHow many years have you been on this island?iiō
JakoūṃJakoūṃ ekōṃṃan ad luuj ilo jiāe eo. Aṃ jako ekōṃṃan ad luuj ilo jiāe eo.Your absence cost us the competition.jako
anjin-pakoūṃEjjeḷọk wōt anjin-pakoūṃ.You are such a wizard at keeping sharks away.anjin-pako
aiṇokkouṃBaj aiṇokkouṃ ke ijakile eok.You're so light skinned that I didn't recognize you.aiṇokko
AddiṃakokoūṃAddiṃakokoūṃ einwōt addiṃakokoin.Your sluggishness and his sluggishness are alike.addiṃakoko
alloūṃBaj alloūṃ ke iñak ta ṇe kwōj ba.You stutter so much that I can't make out what you're saying.allo
allimōmōūṃRej naaj kile wōt allimōmōūṃ.They can easily notice your peeping.allimōmō
ajjinonoūṃIj roñ ajjinonoūṃ.I hear your whispering.ajjinono
ipūṃJete ṇe jaijin ipūṃ?What is the size of your waist.?ip
ruṃEṃṃanḷọk ñe kwokajitpeeḷeḷe peet ṇe ilowan ruṃ ṇeIt is better if you put the bed crosswise in the room.jitpeeḷeḷ
AlikkarūṃAlikkarūṃ ṇaijo ke ij reiwaj wōt im jeḷā ke kwe eo.You looked so obvious that I didn't have any problem noticing you standing there.alikkar
AerārūṃAerārūṃ ippa ekōṃṃan ellowetak.Your touching shoulders with me gives me enthusiasm.aerār
būrūṃrūṃṂa e, emour būrūṃrūṃ,” juon iaan rieọñōd ro eba innem aolep im tōtōñin kajjirere.Hey guys, Vroom Vroom is alive,” one of the fishermen said, and everyone laughed mockingly. P317mour
EtturuṃruṃEtturuṃruṃ Aḷi im men.Ali and his wife are always playing trump.turuṃ
ituruṃKomaroñ ke jibwi tok men kaṇe (i)turuṃ?Can you hand me those things near you?kaṇe
 Jāān eo kwōj pukot ṇe, eñṇe ituruṃ.The money you were looking for is right there by you.eñṇe
 Eñṇe ituruṃ.It's there by you.eñṇe
 Erkākaṇe, juuj ko kaṇe rej pād ituruṃ.Those are my shoes right there next to you.erkākaṇe
 Errāraṇe ituruṃ.Those are the things by you.errāraṇ
ri-turuṃKwōn jab kōnnaan naan in riab ṇae ri-turuṃ.Thou shalt not bear false witness against thy neighbor. S5riab
 Kwōn jab kōnnaan naan in riab ṇae ri-turuṃ.Thou shalt not bear false witness against thy neighbor. S5turu-
 Kwōn jab ankoṇak iṃōn ri-turuṃ, kwōn jab ankoṇak lio pāleen ri-turuṃ, jaab karejeran ṃaan, jaab karejeran kōrā, jaab an kau, jaab an aj, jaab men ko jabdewōt an ri-turuṃ.Thou shalt not covet they neighbor’s house; thou shalt not covet thy neighbor’s wife, nor his manservant, nor his maidservant, nor his ox, nor his ass, nor anything that is thy neighbor’s. S5turu-
 Kwōn jab ankoṇak iṃōn ri-turuṃ, kwōn jab ankoṇak lio pāleen ri-turuṃ, jaab karejeran ṃaan, jaab karejeran kōrā, jaab an kau, jaab an aj, jaab men ko jabdewōt an ri-turuṃ.Thou shalt not covet they neighbor’s house; thou shalt not covet thy neighbor’s wife, nor his manservant, nor his maidservant, nor his ox, nor his ass, nor anything that is thy neighbor’s. S5turu-
 Kwōn jab ankoṇak iṃōn ri-turuṃ, kwōn jab ankoṇak lio pāleen ri-turuṃ, jaab karejeran ṃaan, jaab karejeran kōrā, jaab an kau, jaab an aj, jaab men ko jabdewōt an ri-turuṃ.Thou shalt not covet they neighbor’s house; thou shalt not covet thy neighbor’s wife, nor his manservant, nor his maidservant, nor his ox, nor his ass, nor anything that is thy neighbor’s. S5turu-
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rūturuṃJab aṇokṇake pāleen rūturuṃ.Don't covet your neighbor's spouse.aṇokṇak
AjjuurūṃAjjuurūṃ epidodoThe huts you put up are flimsy.ajjuur
tūṃJoñan an ḷap kōto, ekiōk tūṃ debọkutIt was so windy the tree stumps nearly came off the ground.debọkut
 Kwōnaaj ruṃwij bajjek oom tūṃ.You'll keep procrastinating until you're completely lost.oom
 Eḷak aleak eitōn tūṃ ḷōmṇakEvery time she wears her hair loose on her back I nearly go out of my mind.aleak
atūṃJab lilu (illu) bwe ej bajjek mālijjoñe atūṃ.Don't get mad, he's just trying your patience.mālejjoñ
jatūṃJab ḷōkatipi jatūṃ.Don't tease your brother.ḷōkatip
 Bọọḷ, kwōn jab kaijoḷjoḷe jatūṃ.Paul, don't tease your brother with that candy.kaijoḷjoḷ
EtūṃEtūṃ batin in jōōt e .The button is off my shirt.batin
 Eokwe, ijaje bwe etūṃ jān baḷuun eo.Well, I don't know but he missed the plane.ekwe
 Etūṃ korak eo kōtaerro.The bond that tied them together is severed.korak
 Etūṃ reeḷ in wa eo.The boat's railings came off.reeḷ
 Jān wōt aṃ nana, etūṃ kwōd eo ikōtaarro.Simply because you're a harlot, our relationship is dissolved.tūṃ kwōd
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AjetūṃAjetūṃ eñaj jān ajetū.Your putting sweet smelling drift nut to make coconut oil is better than mine.ajet
ŌjjetūṃŌjjetūṃ.Go to hell.ōjjeti-
aljetūṃBaj aljetūṃ ke eip ḷain e.You must be very cross-eyed as the line is crooked.aljet
ItūṃItūṃ jān baḷuun eo.I missed the plane.tūṃ
AitūṃAitūṃ ke keke e ilo potak e?Did you sew the rip?ait
tūṃtūṃRej tūṃtūṃ wūjoojThey are pulling grass.tūṃtūṃ
katūṃtūṃRej katūṃtūṃ baoThey're plucking chickens.tūṃtūṃ
ettūṃtūṃḶeo ettūṃtūṃ eṇThat fellow always misses the boat.tūṃ
utūṃKwōn ḷōḷō albok bwe ren ḷak bōbōl (ebbōl) ekoṇ mejān ut ṇe utūṃ.Make a garland with buds so when they bloom they'll fit closer together.albok
kuuṃImaroñ ke kuuṃuṃ eake kuuṃ ṇe aṃ?May I use your comb?kuuṃuṃ
ruuṃEṃōj būḷāwūti tōrakin ruuṃ inThe ceiling in this room has been covered with plywood.būḷāwūt
 Ḷeo edeḷọñ ḷọk ilowaan ruuṃ eo im ḷak diwōj tok ej jibwe ruo ḷoobwin pilawā, eṃōj an limi kōn peba būrawūn, ej ja āindeeo aer māāṇāṇ ke rej kab mat tok.The man went into a room and when he came back out he was holding loaves of bread, already wrapped in brown paper, still warm from the oven. P264būrawūn
 Ta wūnin aṃ jiñ im kabwiin-nanaik ruuṃ inWhy do you fart and make this room smell bad?bwiin-nana
 Ledik eo ear kāinōknōke ruuṃ eoThe girl decorated the room.inōknōk
 Ri-jokiiñ eo ear jokiiñi aolepen ruuṃ ko iṃweo.The housekeeper has cleaned every room in the house.jokiiñ
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tōtọḷūmḷwūmEṃōj ṇe aṃ tōtọḷūmḷwūm (ettọḷwūmḷwūm).Control your hands.tōtọḷwūm
ettọḷwūmḷwūmEṃōj ṇe aṃ tōtọḷūmḷwūm (ettọḷwūmḷwūm).Control your hands.tōtọḷwūm

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