Romblomanon - English



-um-agfinfixSomeone or something did something.Nagakiwit 'ang kusīna, ngāni' bumu'uy 'aku ning kāhuy kag 'ākun ging'ispiki.The kitchen was leaning, so I got a piece of wood and I straightened it.Kung 'umabut naman 'ang bapur 'adlaw nang Duminggu, makubra naman 'ang 'āmun hinurnalan 'adlaw naman nang Martis hasta Myirkulis.If the boat arrives on a Sunday, our laborer's wages would be able to be received only on a Tuesday or Wednesday.Kumadtu 'aku didtu sa likud nang kusīna kag yadtu gali' sina Rūki nga naga'inum ning tuba'.I went to the back of the kitchen and Roque and companions were there drinking coconut wine.cfka-1ka-1ma-1 ma-1 ma-1 ma-1 mag- mag- mag- mag- magka- magka- magka- maka-4maka-4nag- nag- nag- nag- nag- naga- naga- naga- naga- naka-2 naka-2 neut agfinfixSomeone or something does something.-um- occurs in positive statements without indicating tense. Following a conjunction:Nagagrābi 'ānay 'ang 'īmu hāyup nga ginapabuyung bāgu sinda 'umabut.Your domestic animals which are allowed [by you] to be medically treated become serious before they (i.e., herbalists) come.Kalulū'uy 'aku kay 'aku na lang 'ini nga 'isa kung 'umasāwa ka nga dā'an.I am to be pitied because I will be alone if you marry now.imper agfinfixSomeone or something must or should do something!Bumu'uy ning limpyu nga pinggan kag kutsāra kag bu'akun 'ang 'itlug.Get a clean plate and tablespoon and break open the egg.Nagkanta si Marya, "Kasīli, lumuwas ka! Kasīli, lumuwas ka!" Ginhinapūhap niya 'ang kasīli nang nagakanta siya.Mary sang, "Eel you come out! Eel you come out!" The eel was softly touched all over by her while she sang.Tuparun mu lang 'ang 'ātun napagkasundū'an nga lumīgad lang 'ang 'isa ka būlan nga waya' mu 'aku ginatanduga.What was able to be agreed on by us should be fulfilled by you, that just one month should pass by in which I will not have had anything done [to me] by you.cfma-1 mag- magka- nag- naga- naka-2
-umsufcfka-1mag- magka- maka-4nag- naka-2
-ungfsufSomeone or something will be acted upon by someone else.On stems with length, this suffix is accompanied by a shift of length one syllable to the right so that length remains on the word penult. Root of the first verb of the following sentence: hīwa'.'Ibutang 'ang 'itlug sa pinggan kag siru'un 'ang hitsūra.An egg will be put into a plate and the appearance will be examined.Hiwā'un 'ang karni ning kwadrādu; tapus hugāsan.The meat should be cut up into cubes; then -a giN- giN- giN-1agina- gina- gina- gina- giN-a giN-a giN-a giN-a gina-agina-agina-a-in-1-in-1 ma-1 na-na-pag-a pag-a pag-a pag-unpag-ungfsufA substantive with agent focus, indicated by a ma 1 class verb, is focused as a goal, indicated by an -un class causative verb. Compare the two following sentences, both with a focus on someone who does something.Makā'un 'ānay 'aku bāgu malīgus.I will eat first before [I] will take a bath.Ginatahāwan ku 'ina' siya kag paka'ūnun kung nakalūtu' na 'aku.That one is being served by me and will be allowed to eat since I was able to cook already.gfsufA causative affix converts an intransitive verb, with agent focus indicated by a ma-1 class affix, into a transitive causative verb, with goal focus indicated an -un class affix. Compare the two following sentences, both with a focus on someone who will go back.Kung 'ikaw hay malarga, mabālik na lang 'aku pa Manīla'.If you leave, I will just go back to Manila.Kung kalā'in siya hay pabalīkun ku 'ina' siya sa 'inda.If he is bad he will be caused by me to go back to their place.gfsufA causative affix converts a 'become' verb with a ma- 1 class affix into a causative 'become' verb inflected by an -un class affix. Consider the two following sentences:Daku' 'ang gustu ninda nga maka'unga' ning lyāki, pāra may magdaya nang 'inda 'apilyīdu kag madāmu' 'ang 'inda lāhi'.Their desire to be able to have a son is intense, so that there will be [someone] to take their family name and their offspring will become many.Gāni' hay nagpangayu' 'aku sa 'īmu ning manuk pāra nga 'ākun padamū'un sa Tablas.The reason why I asked for [a pair of] chickens from you is so that [they] will be caused by me to become many in giN- gina-in-1pag-un