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ŋmankuukadjdoves epidemicŊmankuuko din boot Laamoŋ ŋaa ŋmanna binpo.It was the doves epidemic that finished the doves in Laamong's house last year.Bi daan mɔɔnt daak ni daarpo nan ŋmankuuk baar ti pinpaar tiŋ na ni dun na bonchiann.It was announced in the market the other day that pigeon epidemic has hit the northern sector of the country a lot.Bonkob kuuk
ŋmannirreg. infl.ŋmannandove / pigeonŊmann tee nɔɔŋ nba ki loon jakinte.A pigeon is a neat bird.Ŋmanna ŋaan bi jenna tiat niŋe. Doves lay their eggs in nests.RnWBim20Nɔɔnii
ŋmannairreg. infl. ofŋmann
ŋmannaaniiirreg. infl. ofŋmannaaŋ
ŋmannaaŋirreg. infl.ŋmannaaniinfemale pigeonDuut won daa ŋmannaaŋ nan ŋmanjak daak ni wonn.Duut bought a female and a male dove in the market yesterday.N ninja won baar n ŋaak ni ki daa ŋmannaaŋ nan ŋmanjok a wun saa goom u ŋaak ni.A brother came to my house to buy a female and a male pigeons to rear them in his house.Nɔɔnii
ŋmannabiinntype of grassBi dia ŋmannaabiin mɔɔt ki tee biin kaanu tebuk.They use this type of grass to treat those women who lack breast milk.Ŋmannabiin tee mɔɔt nba ki namii ti kpaant ni siɔk.This type of grass is very common on our farms in the rainy season.Mɔɔt
ŋmantvturnJiin n motu na ki ŋmant turin.Take my motor and turn it for me.Jakin taamm na ki ŋmantɔ ki saan nanɔ kpennu ni.Climb on this horse and turn it towards the river side.Gbanant binbeŋ
ŋmantakorbirirreg. infl.ŋmantakorbisna young bush doveŊmantakorbir won baa ki dɔɔ tiik na nyakir wonn.A young bush pigeon dropped from this tree yesterday.N ŋaajɔɔ won tɔkir ŋmantakorbir muuk ni wonn.My little boy found a young pigeon in the bush yesterday.Nɔɔnii
ŋmantakorjokirreg. infl.ŋmantakorjotnmale bush doveN baa won faa ŋmantakorjok gbiauk ki kpii wonn.My father shot and killed a male bush dove yesterday.N naa won ŋaa ŋmantakorjok nante wonn.My mother cooked a male bush dove yesterday.Nɔɔnii
ŋmantakornaaŋpl.ŋmantakornaaniinfemale bush doveTi baa won kpii ŋmantakornaaŋ kpaab ni wonn.Our father killed a bush female dove in the farm yesterday.Tiik won pat baa ki kpii ŋmantakornaani bantaa wonn.Yesterday the branch of a tree fell off on three female doves and killed them.Nɔɔnii
ŋmantakorukirreg. infl.ŋmantakoritnbush dove with a big headŊmantokoruk tee nɔɔŋe ki dɔɔ tifɔkit paak muuk ni.Bush dove is bird that sleeps on top of tall trees in the bush.Ŋmantakoruk won tan baar ki tɔan n ŋaa tiik paak wonn.The bush dove came and sat on a tree in my house yesterday.Nɔɔnii
ŋmaŋirreg. infl.ŋmaniincalabashN naa din tuu dia ŋmaŋe ki finii nyun ki teen saamm ti ŋaak ni.My mother in the past used a calabash to fetch water for visitors in our house.N yaa mɔk daŋaa- ŋmaŋ nba ki u dia ki finii datomm muu paak.My grandmother has a pito processing calabash that she uses to fetch hot pito on fire.Bonwuunkara
ŋmat1ŋmátvto returnKuunbe somm ki saa la waauk ki ŋmat poor yiama.As he was walking, Kuunbe saw a snake and turned back immediately.Kojo ŋmat Kumasi dinna wa.Kojo has returned to Kumasi today.RnWBim20
ŋmat2irreg. infl.ŋmatirvto confuseA bo kaan likirii na fanu ŋaan ki Ladi tan ŋmata.You were counting the money well but Ladi confused you.A bo piak fanu kɔt ni dinna ŋaan ki lɔya na tan ŋmata kaa ji lut.You were speaking well in court today until the lawyer confused you and you spoke foolishly.Parni binbeŋNiib mɔtaauk labanafaanu
ŋmat ŋmàtirreg. infl.kutŋmatvto mixBi ŋmat dii nan tɔɔe ki ŋaa.They mixed millet and beans to cook.Tanjon kut ki ŋmat yon nan daame ki tur u bik a wun nyu.Tanjon mixed up flour and pito and gave it to her son to drink.RnWBim20Jeet-siir
ŋmatirirreg. infl. ofŋmat2
ŋmeeinterrogwho?Ŋmee won saa saan Tamal wonni?Who will go to Tamale tomorrow?Ŋmee siak nie yiar ii ŋaak ni?Who has waist pains in your house?Buboit mɔbona
ŋmiatvdodgeMin nan Suuk bo saa bat ŋaake ki u saa ŋmiat bot.I was going wit Suuk to the chief's palace but he dodged and run away.Ti kura bo baar sakure dinna ŋaan Kanfitin ŋarin ŋmiat ki ŋmat kuna.We all came to school today but Kanfitin has dodged and gone back home.Bonlia
ŋmiiukpl.ŋmiitnropeTurin ŋmiiuk ki min lor n nuka.Give me a rope to tie my yams.N loon ŋmiiuk nba mɔk paŋe ki min lor n jika loor paak.I need a strong rope to tie my load onto the vehicle.BonlorkaraRnWBim20
ŋmikinintype of grassBi dia ŋmikini ki luu takoruk.They use this kind of grass to weave a hat.Bonkobkpaarii mantik jiit ŋmikini ki tumi bonluluut pamm.Shepherd boys use this kind of grass stalks to learn many types of weaving.Mɔɔt