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anay₁ [ánay] part 1First; for a while; for the time being; for now; (not) yet, just yet, for a while yet (as of a polite request or delay). [This particle occurs in the Verb Phrase, as the 9th position member of enclitic particles that occur 2nd position to the verb or negator.] muna Magpahuway anay kita. Let’s rest a while first. Bag-o sida mag-aray it liksyon, nagbabasa anay sida it dyaryo. Before he studies his lessons he first reads the paper. Butangan anay ruto. Put it there for now please. Umai sida anay it balita. Tell her first what the news is. Umai sida it balita anay. Tell her the news first. Kaling maisot anay kag kaligusi bag-o kinang marako. Bath this small one first before that big one. (sem. domains: - A short time, 9.2.6 - Particles, - First.) 2Please; come on! (as of expressing polite social pressure). (sem. domains: 9.2.6 - Particles, 3.3 - Want.) 3Not just yet; not for a while yet. Indi anay kita gihalin. Let’s not leave just yet. Aya anay ikaw gikaon. Don’t eat for a while yet. (sem. domains: 9.2.6 - Particles, - After.) 4Just a minute!
Aya anay.

Just a minute!
(sem. domains: - A short time, 9.2.6 - Particles.)
comp. anay yang , comp. aya anay , comp. aya anay yang , comp. indi anay

durar [durár] v To endure, last a long time. tagal Waya nagdurar kag inra pag-iba bilang mag-asawa dahil perming away kada nagbuyag. Their relationship as husband and wife did not last long because they always quarreled so they separated. (sem. domains: - A short time.)

kalit [kalít] vt To do something for a short time (by comparison with other activities). saglit Ako anay akaliton tong labahan habang katuyog pa kag mga anak. I’ll do the washing of clothes in a short time while the kids are sleeping. Akalitan nako’t plantsa kag mga yamit ngasing nak hapon. I’ll do the ironing of the clothes within a short time this afternoon. Nagkalit ako’t pabanwa bag-o mag-uyan. Before it rain, I went to town for awhile. (sem. domains: - A short time.)

lamayo₂ [lamayó] adj Damp; almost dry (as of cloth). Moist, half dry, as of half-dry sun-dried seed. hindi masyadong tuyo Pinawa katong mga nakabuyar nak yamit pagmag-uyan dahil kato ay mga lamayoy Take in the dried clothes when it rains because they are almost dry. (sem. domains: - A short time.)