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imbes advpred. instead of. Imbes an um-umbun kah na ya daan mot eka muntanom. Instead of sitting there why not go plant. Limiting and maximizing. Sim: tonna, deman. (sem. domains: 9.6.2.9 - Concession.) Language Of Borrowing: Spanish: envez.

kon-ot adv. marks an alternative statement; instead. <This form usually co-occurs with the conjunction mu 'but.'> Kanak on kadangyan ka, kon-ot maid kanom. I thought you were rich, instead you don’t even have food. (sem. domains: 9.6.2.9 - Concession.)

takon conj. a conjunction of concession; although; even; even when; even if; even though. {The conjunction relates a hypothetical concession with an assertion.} Takon di athidi ya opya ka. Although it’s like that, you keep quiet. Takon di hi Pedro ya nahuyop. Even Peter is asleep. Takon nan udidiyan da ya makitentenda. Even their youngest helps in selling. Takon di bimmungot tak pimmaliyak ke ya paka-ikabing nay tugun ku. Even when he is angry, he still heeds me when I talk to him. Makaphod nan buhim te adi malumman di tamtam di baya takon di mabayag an miha-ad. Your jar is good because the taste of the rice wine does not change even if it stays in it for a long time. Takon di bumoh-ol ka ya alak damdama. Even if you are angry, I’ll get it anyway. Subordinating conjunctions. (sem. domains: 9.6.2.9 - Concession.)

yaden (den) (comp. of ya, den) conj. 1connects a clause with information that expresses contraexpectation and is antithetical to that encoded in the preceding clause; and yet. Maid inat kun hiya yaden dumuntuk. I did nothing to him and yet he wants to box me. Pituy toona yaden makangngun-unud ya makabbaddang. He was only seven years old, and yet he was obedient and helpful. Wada da nan munhona ta kanan di bumaddang da yaden mungkulkullawing da ot ya aabu ta mid-um di dam-ot da. There are those naughty ones who say they will help carry the load, and yet instead they hold on to the pole and swing from one side to the other, thereby adding to the load. Ugge nabubungan yaden ahi udan mo. It’s not roofed, and yet it’s almost rainy season. Ammunay katem yaden mabungot ka. You are about to die, and yet you are angry. Compounding conjunctions and adjuncts. (sem. domains: 9.6.2.9 - Concession.) 2connects a clause encoding an event that takes place at the same time as the one in the preceding clause; frequently, there is also a contraexpectation concept expressed in the context of the conjunction use; while. Munha-ang yaden mangan. He is cooking while eating. Man-un dakami te nakangngan kami yaden toattoan da peman di udum. Good for us because we ate while the others did not. Mungngahngahak yaden mungkaliyak hi bale mi. I gasped for breath while I was shouting at our house. (sem. domains: 8.4.5.2.2 - At the same time.)