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a1àRELwho or thatid.buda taar okogbudcing-a medcingø
a2àpreverbfocus marker, preverbal positionyaadh a ngolSomeone cuts specifically the wood.
a-1àVpfxmarks sequential past
a-2comp. ofabyeliwinycomp.aløgrawchameleon
-a-aaNsfx1st person singular possession on a singular nouncomp.riari-unspec. comp. formcwaga kedacwag1
á1áaQTmarks the left edge of a topic that is queried by a question wordá ngo à ángol yi abajWhat did Abac cut?
á2QTwhich, what9.2.3.4Question words9.4.4.1Certainly, definitely
á-áVpfxpast tense and evidentiality
-áaNPLsfxmarks 1st person singular possession on plural nounscaaggamy milk
a kunQWhere8.4Time
a men angøQwho is he/she9.2.3.2Indefinite pronouns
A ngø a yij?What is in?8.5.1.4Inside
a ngø anyudh kinni orënyiwhat shows that it will go bad9.4.4.3Probably
a ngø?Qwhat?9.2.3.2Indefinite pronouns
a tung ngø?which side?9.2.3.2Indefinite pronouns
a wangQAt what time8.4Time
a wënQWhen8.4Time
áàQwhick8.5Location9.2.3.4Question words
-áàáâN > Qsfxwhich, question word used to request a narrow specification of the noun referentá gwoong áà a ákaj yinWhich dog bit you?
aa aa aa***sound of laughing3.5.6.4Laugh
aajVripen6.2.1.1.3Growing maize
aáthärøNSgltCAfircan Nightshade1.5.3Grass, herb, vine5.2.3.1.4Food from leaves
abaad kyelVto tie on shoulder5.3.9Style of clothing
abaarøNbereavement6.8.2.3Lose wealth2.6.6Die6.8.1.3Poor2.6.6.4Mourn
abadh1NSg1fishing hook6.4.5.2Fish with hooks6.4.5.3Fishing equipmentábädhunspec. comp. formNfishing line with many hooks6.4.5Fishing6.4.5.3Fishing equipment