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fʋn ɔkpatɔcomp. offʋn1 2ɔkpa 1-tɔ 2to beginBɔpʋ amʋ agyʋma amʋ fʋn ɔkpatɔ, bɛɛ ndɛ bɔ́yɔ mʋ́ sʋ.They have begun the work.They say today they will continue working on it.They took their work reached a place. They say today they will go on it.cffi X asɩstartCheck difference between fi asa and fʋn ɔkpatɔ220.127.116.11Start something
tiitíː 1to meet something unexpectedlyBrɛa bʋdeki ndɔ amʋtɔ a, beyetii akpin amʋsʋ. When they were roaming through the farm they came across the garden egg.Brɛa nɔyɔ a, saa ɔbʋ obuto ɔdɛ atɔ gyi. Neyetii mʋsʋ. The time I went, unexpectedly he was in the room eating. I came on him.cftʋ 1meetwotiidiscover18.104.22.168Encounter2to make a gaping holeƆlɛka Natɩ ipu tii. He cut spider's belly open deeply (all the way into the stomach).8.2.4WideIdiom:ɩwɩtɔ tiidiarrhoea3to start (of rainy season)Nyankpʋ latii. The rains have started.22.214.171.124Start something
tsii2t͡síː1to uproot; to pull out something connected at one endTsii batɛ amʋ ɩtɛ ha mɩ ampʋ lɛ mɩ asʋtɔ. Pluck a chicken feather for me so I can clean out my ears.126.96.36.199Take something out of somethingcomp.tsii opunistartleder.tsitsiipluck2to appear violently3to suddenly startƆlɔpʋ ansɩpɛ tsii ɔsrɩ gya Ologyo ɔkpa. He was desperate so he suddenly started running after Ologyo.188.8.131.52Start something4to blaze upOgya letsii kɩta paya oyi amʋ. Fire sprang up and caught (burned) the avocado tree.Ogya amʋ detsii ɔswɩtɔ. The fire is burning on the hearth.5.5Fire
yaɩyáɪ́ 1to put down something carefullyNapʋ yaɩ ɔpʋnʋsʋ. I have put it down on the table.Nɩ fɔkʋsʋ a, fayaɩ atɔ dɩnka mpa amʋsʋ wanklaan.When you get up, dress the bed well.cftɩtɩ3train184.108.40.206Start something2to appoint or install to an official positionBayaɩ owie pɔpwɛ ndɛ.They have installed a new chief today.220.127.116.11Appoint, delegateph. v.la X yaɩ3to provide for a childƆlɛyaɩ obi amʋ, tamɛ ɔmɛbʋla mʋ. He provided for the child but didn't raise him properly.He provided for the child but he didn't fill him.Napʋ amʋ́ yɛyaɩ sukuutɔ. I put them into school (at a distant place).18.104.22.168.1Provide for, support6.3.1Domesticated animal4to cause to remain in one place22.214.171.124.4Delay126.96.36.199Prevent from movingph. v.da X yaɩkɩta X yaɩrestrainsi X yaɩomit 5to be done priviously, as precedent188.8.131.52Before