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anakkayang (fr. var. of kayang) adjunct. wow; expression of amazement or astonishment; usually used with a positive connotation. Anakkayang di anlan nan u-unga. Wow! The children are very happy. Anakkayang! Tibon yu key dimpap na. Wow! Look at what he caught! Anakkayang peman di laing na! He is so amazing! (in skill or knowledge) (sem. domains: 9.2.7 - Interjections.)

kayang₁ (fr. var. anakkayang) adjunct. expression of amazement and admiration; oh!; wow!; amazing! (sem. domains: 3.4.1.3 - Surprise.) infl. idakkayang

athitu (umat, hitu) advpred. like this; to compare an event or action. Anakkayang! Maid ek tiniboh athitu hi kadakol di tagu. My! Never have I seen such (lit. like this) a crowd of people. (sem. domains: 8.3.5.2 - Compare.) der. miathitu

CV intensifier. the reduplication of the first syllable of a verbal root is the form of a morpheme that encodes intensity; very. Mihmihdi nah munhihilong ya nah kakaiw an dakol di hapang nan mahdol di tubuna. It stays in very dark places or in trees with thick, leafy branches. Anakkayang peman hi Bugan tipet eka humahallaman an ume yaden maid ni-an di lugan. Wow (how excited you must be) Bugan, why do you go very early when there are no jeepneys yet. Gadgadam nan bila te dakol di lamut na ya napipitok. Scrape the tubers because they have many roots and they are very muddy.

dimig trans. to push someone or something against another person or thing. Tipet punduduwa-anan yun idimig tun unga. Why are you both pushing against this child? Anakkayang! Munduduwa kayun mangidimig ke hiya. Goodness! You two are both pushing against him. i‑/iN‑, mangi‑/nangi‑. 3I Direct an action toward an object. (sem. domains: 7.7.4 - Press.)

ngitit (sp. var. ngetet) 1adj. dark color such as black; dark complexion. Anakkayang di ngitit nan Negro. My, how dark-complexioned the Negro is. Ag-agam boy ngitit Pablo. My, how dark-complexioned Pablo is. Qualifier. (sem. domains: 8.3.3.3 - Color.) 2proc. to be or become dark or black. Mangitit di bulwatina te nateh Amana. Her dress is black because her father died. Ngumitit ka hin mipmiptang ka. You will become dark if you stay under the sun. ma‑, ‑um‑/‑imm‑. infl. mangitit