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intgWhat.whatIne bahannun sumu?What are you doing tomorrow?Ellewinehin enteˈtekka si Biyaˈ miyaˈan?What day did Biyaˈ arrive?sine

ine-ine

indef. pronWhatever; everything; anything.whatever; everything; anythingUrunganun iye ine-ine kabayaˈanne.Give him anything (whatever) he wants.Ine-ine pangurung kaˈu eddoˈun ne hadja.Whatever you are given, take it.

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vmagine (recip.)What relationship do you have to...? How are you related to...?related, howMaginekaˈam duk si Dende? Magsiˈit kamanakan kami.How are you related to Dende? We are aunt and niece.

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vmagineWhat (are you) doing?doing what, in what way; matter, for s.t. toMaginekew (kaˈam) iyuˈ?What are you doing there?
vinineWhat to do with...? To do s.t. in what way?Ininekennainin, piniritu atawa ilampa?What shall be done to this fish, fry it or boil it?(in)umey

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vmekeˈineFor s.t. to matter.Used only in the negative.Gaˈidumekeˈinebisandu kite mandi bang kite ilemmun.It does not matter even if we take a bath when we have a fever.

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intjWouldn’t you know it...; and what do you think...Paˈinku weˈ ulan ne. Ine kew, gaˈ hatiˈ.I thought it rained already. Wouldn’t you know it, it didn’t!Kannalku tekka iye ensiniˈ, ine kew bu gaˈ.I mistakenly thought he had arrived earlier, and wouldn’t you know it, he had not.