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aber kag batong bantiling, mabuka gihapon sa tuyo it tubi [abér kag batóng bantíling, mabúkà gihápon sa túyò it túbì] (comp. of bato, bantiling, bukâ, tuyo, tubi) say Persistence in even small things pays off. [lit: even the hardest stone, will still break with the dripping of water] Aber kag batong bantiling mabuka gihapon sa tuyo it tubi.
Even the hardest stone will still be split apart by the dripping of water.
(sem. domains: 3.3.1.6 - Determined, 3.5.3.1 - Word.)

bantiling [bantíling] n Hard white or black marble-like stone that is described as living and growing all the time; quartz; flint. Kag inra bayay ay human sa bantiling kag mga ringring ag sayog. Their house is made of hard white stone walls and floor. (sem. domains: 1.2.2.2 - Rock.) comp. aber kag batong bantiling, mabuka gihapon sa tuyo it tubi