Likpakpaanl – English
y-they (see introduction) yaa2inf. var.bi yaescatter, sow, disperse yaa3they cl. 9 or 11 pronoun plural /i/ with neg. particle /aa/ did not/are not... yaa...kancfkan2if, when (subordinating)Libuul yaa lir kitiŋkan, li ga wii.If a pot falls, it will break. yaabcfbiyaabuyaabpeople possessed/ ownedYaan yaab. Yendi people. yaahas they pro. cl. subord....Ŋijoo pu le ye yaah ŋmɔ timoor nin chee na.The mountains are the pastures where they feed. yaan1cfkoo2miyaanunspec. comp. form ofmiyaan1nkookooyaanthings possessed/ownedM. yaan. M.'s things.miyaanunspec. comp. formcfmiyaan1mine (my thing) yaan2class 9 or 11 pronoun fused with neg. /aa/ and future /-n/ They sre not/did not) yaansarajoke, geniality, joviality (ŋani yaansara)U kpa yaansara. He is a jovial man. (He has..)M ŋani yaansara la.I am joking. (I am-doing..) yaansaradial. var. ofaasai yaar1make a bending person straighten up2applies only to this sort of position yadaatrustMaa ki ŋa liwaal yadaa nsui ni.In my heart, I could not trust the fetish any more. (I-neg.again do fetish trust my-heart in) yak1draw near (to speaker), draw near (in time), reach yaklcfganndivide, separate from each othernsayakrcomp.pl.isayakrcrossroadSil isayakr ki li lik man.Stand at the crossroads and look. yannbe healed, of a wound yebe (in essence), occupationU ye ukɔndaan la.He is a leper.