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sarang1

adjEnough, sufficient.enough; sufficientSarangiyekataˈu maghinang badjuˈ.She has sufficient knowledge to make a blouse.Sarangnekinakan iyan si aˈa tellungan.This food is enough for three people.Sarang panasnen.It is warm enough (lit. its heat is enough).Sarangnekew mandi.You have bathed enough now (meaning: stop bathing).hustusangdansangkaˈteppet

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adjVery.veryUsed only with nominalized adjectives.Aˈa iyan sarang kaˈekka kawulne.That person has very many demands (lit. enough of many).Niyaˈ anakne sarang kahāp dende.She has a child who is a very beautiful girl (lit. enough goodness).Sarang katala lumaˈnen.His house is very far (lit. enough distance).

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v. statTo fit, be just right (in size, of clothes only).Sarangbadjuˈinin si aku.This shirt fits me (lit. is (big) enough).siguwe
vsubjectN-, mag-To try on clothes for size (to see if they fit).fit (of clothes)Magsarangbadjuˈkulaˈidembilik.I will try on a blouse there in the room.Sarangun koˈ badjuˈ inin bang sarang ke si kaˈu.Try this blouse on (to see) if it fits you.Narangkutehompaˈbugaˈniyaˈsarang.I tried on shoes but none fit.23.6Verbs and adjectives used in connection w/ sewing and dressingVerbs and adjectives used in connection w/ sewing and dressing

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v. statTo be tight (of items of clothing).tight; crowdedSigpitne badjuˈku inin hatu ku ngahadje.This blouse of mine is tight now; perhaps I am getting bigger.kekkedhaget23.6Verbs and adjectives used in connection w/ sewing and dressingVerbs and adjectives used in connection w/ sewing and dressing
vmagsigpitFor s.t. to be tightly packed, be crowded.Magsigpit meˈ aˈahin dem jīp.The people are tightly packed in the jeep.

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nDifficulty.difficultyNiyaˈsigpitnepeggeˈniyaˈ utangne bu dinaˈak ne iye magbayed kuweˈitu.He is in difficulty because he has a debt and he has been told to pay it now.Iyesigpitnen, ulananne lumaˈnen bu gaˈ niyaˈ pamelline sapew.That is his difficulty; it rains into his house and he has no money to buy a roof.
v. statkasigpitanTo be in difficulty, hard pressed, in a dilemma.hard pressed, to be; dilemma, to be in aKasigpitankukuweˈitu, ganaˈ sīnku.I am in difficulty now; I have no money.Kasigpitanku mikil peggeˈ bang niyaˈ ne pangurungku iye gaˈ ne niyaˈ pamelliku para si aku.I am hardpressed thinking because if I give to her I don’t have anything left to buy for myself.(ka)bohat(an)(ka)hunit1(an)
vsubjectN-, mag- (recip.)object+/-#-anTo make s.t. difficult; to put s.o. on the spot.Nigpitne si Dende, gey iye ngatu bang gey iye kabayedan kuweˈitu.Dende makes it difficult; she is not willing if she is not paid now.Sigpitneku, daˈakne ku magbayed kuweˈitu.She puts me on the spot; she tells me to pay now.Magsigpitsiye sabab utang. (Magurung sigpit siye.)They make it difficult for each other because of a debt.

sulsi

vsubjectN-, mag-object-anTo mend (a tear by sewing back and forth on a sewing machine joining the edges).mend a tearMagsulsisawalkupeggeˈniyaˈ garetne.I will mend the trousers because they have a tear.Sulsihanun badjuˈkun.Mend my blouse.topaklaˈit23.6Verbs and adjectives used in connection w/ sewing and dressingVerbs and adjectives used in connection w/ sewing and dressing

tabas

vsubjectN-, mag-To cut, or cut out (cloth, material, fabric in making clothes).cut clothTraditionally Yakans cut out cloth with a small knife not with scissors.Taˈuiyemagtabas.She knows how to cut (cloth).Nabaskusawal duk gunting.I cut out pants with scissors.Tabasku badjuˈnen.I cut out her blouse.iris29WAYS OF CUTTINGWAYS OF CUTTING23.6Verbs and adjectives used in connection w/ sewing and dressingVerbs and adjectives used in connection w/ sewing and dressing

tangkil

nA piece of s.t. added (to make the original bigger).piece addedLadjabtangkil sawalkun.The piece added in my trousers is wide.Ngalabas ku namba duk niyaˈ tangkil tanaˈkun.I am weeding more (ground) so that there will be an added piece to my ricefield.tambasugpat19.6Verbs used in connection w/ carpentryVerbs used in connection w/ carpentry23.6Verbs and adjectives used in connection w/ sewing and dressingVerbs and adjectives used in connection w/ sewing and dressing
vsubjectN-, mag-object-anTo add a piece (in order to enlarge s.t.).add s.t. (to enlarge)Tangkilanun lumaˈnun bang dikiˈ.Add a piece to your house if it is small.Tiyaˈkunangkil olosku.I am adding a piece to my sarong.Īˈsiyemagtangkillumaˈ.They are over there adding a piece to the house.
vmagtangkil-tangkilFor s.t. to be added to piece by piece, to consist of many added pieces.Magtangkil-tangkilnehadja oloskun.My sarong consists of many added pieces.Magtangkil-tangkilnehadja bulakkun.My field has simply been added to piece by piece.

tangkis

adjShort (of clothes, shorter than usual).short (length of clothes)Tangkis badjuˈnen (atawa paldanen atawa sawalnen).Her blouse (or skirt or pants) is short.pandak23.6Verbs and adjectives used in connection w/ sewing and dressingVerbs and adjectives used in connection w/ sewing and dressing
vsubjectN-#-an, mag-object-anTo shorten clothes.Tangkisannepe paldanen bu andang ne tangkis.She still shortened her skirt and it was already short.Magtangkissawaliye, hatuiye katahaˈan.He is shortening his pants, perhaps he finds them too long.Niyaˈnangkisan paldakun.Someone shortened my skirt.

tettas1

vTo come apart or undone (esp. of sewing).Tettaslaˈit badjuˈkun.The sewing of my blouse is coming undone.pekkalgaret
vsubjectN-, mag-object+/-#-anTo undo sewing, cut off (rope, vine).undo sewing; cut off s.t. (as a rope); come apart (of sewing)Īˈiyemagtettaslaˈit badjuˈne.She is undoing the sewing of her blouse.Tettasannebāhanmanaˈik lumaˈin.He cut off the vine that climbed up the house.Tettasnebāhanmanaˈik lumaˈin.He cut off the vine that climbed up the house.kewnettasbāhankemuntiˈ.Go and cut the vines of the camote (for planting them).bekkatbintaslaˈit23.6Verbs and adjectives used in connection w/ sewing and dressingVerbs and adjectives used in connection w/ sewing and dressing29WAYS OF CUTTINGWAYS OF CUTTING

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vTo finish (speech or items like rice or money), end, terminate, stop (speaking); close
(a legal case).
It is used of stopping after speaking a long time about a certain subject, like e.g.
in judging a case.
finish (speaking); terminate (speech); stop (speaking); close (a legal case)Jumuˈneku ngagad, iyuˈ gey ngatu tettas pagbissāden.I am fed up with waiting; they don’t stop talking (lit. their speech doesn’t want to be cut off).Tettasne pagbissāden.Their talk is finished (meaning: the (court) case has been closed).Ubus ne tettasne kehukumin.He already closed the case.Ensiniˈtettasbuwasde karutin.Earlier the one sack of rice was finished.ubus130WAYS OF SPEAKING AND THINKINGWAYS OF SPEAKING AND THINKING

toklong

vTo be cut off (of pant legs and sleeves only).Niyaˈ sawalku toklong. (Toklong sawalkun.)I have cut off pants. (My pants have been cut off.)23.6Verbs and adjectives used in connection w/ sewing and dressingVerbs and adjectives used in connection w/ sewing and dressing
vsubjectN-, mag-object-anTo cut off, shorten (legs or sleeves in clothing).cut off (sleeves or pant legs); shorten (pant legs or sleeves)Toklonganne sawalnen.She shortened her pants.Tiyaˈkumagtoklong badjuˈku.I am cutting off (the sleeves of) my blouse.Bang mabayaˈ kew magsawal pandak noklong ne kew sawalnu iyan.If you want to have short pants cut off those pants of yours.tetteppandak29WAYS OF CUTTINGWAYS OF CUTTING

tongkoˈ

nLengths of s.t. (that are usually joined together such as poles, pipes, etc.).sections of s.t. (that are joined); lengths of s.t. (that are joined)Piyetongkoˈsugpat soroknun.How many lengths of sections does your fruit-picker have? (Or: how many lengths of the fruit-picker pieces did you join?)Kulangduwetongkoˈ sugpatkun maki taˈabut lahing miyaˈan.I am lacking two lengths of sections in order for those coconuts to be reached.sugpat20.1ToolsTools
vsubjectN-, mag-To join or tie (length of thread together).join length of thread together; tie length of threadTongkoˈunhilu iyan.Tie those threads together.Magtongkoˈhiluiye hinangne sellag.She ties threads together to use for the woof.Tabanganun ku nongkoˈ hiluku iyan.Help me to join that thread of mine.23.6Verbs and adjectives used in connection w/ sewing and dressingVerbs and adjectives used in connection w/ sewing and dressing
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