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botos 1comm. vote. O-ohay botos nan kandidatuk. My candidate had a few votes. (sem. domains: 3.3.1.2 - Choose.) 2intrans. to vote. Mumbotos da ad uwani. They will vote now. Bumotos kah iLinda. Vote for one from Linda. muN‑/nuN‑, ‑um‑/‑imm‑. 3trans. to vote for someone in particular. Ibotos muy ibbam an ihitu. Vote for one who is from this place. Botosan yu nan kandidatuk. Vote for my candidate. i‑/iN‑, ‑an/‑in‑ ‑an. Language Of Borrowing: Spanish.

bunut₅ (sp. var. bubunut) trans. to draw lots. Deket Christmas on mumbibinnunut kami. Whenever it is Christmas we draw each other’s names. Bumunut ka. Draw out your choice. muN‑/nuN‑, ‑um‑/‑imm‑. (sem. domains: 3.3.1.2 - Choose.) infl. binnunut

kudukdul 1advpred. for something to be better or preferable to another thing to which it is compared. Kudukdul hin mungngunuwak te adiyak mundogo. It’s better if I work because I don’t get sick. Mu indani ya pimmalak bo ot nomnomonan kudukdulnay umanamut. But after awhile, she groaned again and so he decided it would be good to return home. Evaluative. (sem. domains: 9.3.1.3 - To a larger degree.) 2trans. to prefer a specific action over another. Kudukdulok di umanamut mu nan eyak mun-iyan hitu. I would prefer to go home than to overnight here. Pakudukdulok di mundaldallan mu hay um-umbun. I prefer to walk about rather than to be sitting down. ‑on/‑in‑, pa‑ ‑on. 4E Perception and Cognition. (sem. domains: 3.3.1.2 - Choose.) 3proc. for something to improve; become better. Kimmudukdul di giknak handi tinibo daka. My feeling became better when I saw you. ‑um‑/‑imm‑. (sem. domains: 9.1.1.2 - Become, change state.)

pili trans. 1to choose; to select something from a group. Piliyom nan mapmaphod. You select the better one. Piliyom nan pinhod mun e ang-angon ya hidiy nangayam. You select the one you like to see and go there. Hay pinhod kun kalyon ya piliyom di maphod an barkadom. What I want is that you choose good friends. ‑on/‑in‑. 4C Move object toward agent.. (sem. domains: 3.3.1.2 - Choose.) 2the focus is on the one who is choosing something. Mumpili hi ihda na. He is choosing his food. Mamili kayuh pinhod yu. You select what you like. Pumpili da nan mapmaphod an bubulwatit hidiyey ibagi da. They are selecting the good clothes to be theirs. muN‑/nuN‑, maN‑/naN‑, puN‑.

potok 1trans. to choose something from a group. Potkom di niptok an humang nadah nitudok. Choose the right answer from the ones written. Em potkon di pinhod mu. Choose what you want. Pintok muy nangitaluwak. You found the place where I kept it. ‑on/‑in‑. 4E Perception and Cognition. (sem. domains: 3.3.1.2 - Choose.) 2trans. to hit the mark; to be right or correct. Iptok mu tuh uwang. Hit this hole. Niptok di nunggayang mu. You hit the mark (with stone). Niptok ka. You are right. i‑/iN‑, mi‑/ni‑. 3I Direct action toward object. (sem. domains: 4.3.1.2 - Meet a standard.) 3sta. to be certain; for an action or activity to have direction. Maptok di aton hin waday mangipangulu. Our work has direction if someone leads. Adi maptok hin kakon-anay pangayan mi. It’s not certain as to when we will go. ma‑. 6D Descriptives. (sem. domains: 9.4.4.1 - Certainly, definitely.) 4sta. to be able to identify. Adida pakaptok hin dahdiy nangako. They cannot correctly identify who is the stealer. paka‑. (sem. domains: 3.2.6.2 - Recognize.) der. maid maptok infl. iptok ph. v. maid di maptok ph. v. maid kapotok na