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agar [agár] 1conj Would have... except for; it would be useless to... because of (as of an unexpected or regretable result caused by some previous happening or condition). sana Agar waya ako gisisip-una, nagpauyan ra ako. I would not have got a cold except for the fact that I went out in the rain. Agar indi sida mabada-an it dyip kung waya sida nawili sa rayanan. She wouldn’t have missed the jeep if she wouldn’t have dawdled on the way. Agar ingpayumon nako kag batag, naubos ra gihapon it takaw. It was useless for me to let the bananas ripen because they were just stolen. (sem. domains: 9.6.1.5.1 - Except.) 2conj Although…nevertheless; despite... nevertheless. Agar indi ako magpali impatawag ra nimo. Although I hadn’t intended to come nevertheless I came because you sent for me. Agar waya sida nahuhuyog, nagpahabig sida. Although she didn’t fall nevertheless she went off the side. (sem. domains: 9.6.2.9 - Concession.) 3part Merely. (sem. domains: 9.3.1.2 - To a small degree.)

kundi [kúndì] conj 1Except for. (sem. domains: 9.6.1.5.1 - Except.) 2But instead, rather. As a result, something else happens. (sem. domains: 9.6.1.5.2 - Instead.)

kundi ay [kúndì ay] conj 1Except for. maliban Waya’t tawo ruto kundi ay si Ben. There’s no one there except for Ben. (sem. domains: 9.6.1.5.1 - Except.) 2But instead, rather. Buko dili kundi ay sa banwa ka miting. The meeting is not here but it’s in town instead. (sem. domains: 9.6.1.5.2 - Instead.) comp. buko...kundi ay