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cabbageI like cabbage.Ennọ kapej.kapej
cabinI said I would just be the cabin boy and bail at times when there was a lot of water in the boat. P30Ña iba inaaj buwae bajjek im ānen ilo iien rot eṇ eḷap dān i lowa.buwae
 I went inside the cabin and lit the lantern. P533Ideḷọñ ḷọk lowa im tile ḷaṇtōn eo ie.deḷọñ
 We stayed in a cabin during our trip here.Kōm ar kāpin tok.kāpin
 It was raining cats and dogs—so hard that it was like someone was pouring water on the cabin and the deck. P765Joñan aer mejel, āinwōt ñe ej lutōk leplep dān ioon ṃweo im ioon teek barāinwōt.lilutōk
 The Boatswain was steering and Father and the Captain were smoking on top of the cabin. P982Bojin eo ej jebwebwe ak Jema im Kapen eo erro ej pād ioon ṃweo im kōbaatat.ṃweo
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cabinetWhere is it in relation to the cabinet?Epād ituteen tūroot eo?tee-
cableLet's use cable for the riggings.Jen kebōḷe rikin kein.kebōḷ
cackleWhat's causing that chicken to cackle?Ta eṇ ej kadekakkake bao eṇ?dekakkak
CaesarRender to Caesar the things that are Caesar's.Wūjlepḷọk ñan Jijer men ko ṃweien Jijer.wūjlep-
CaesarʻsRender to Caesar the things that are Caesar's.Wūjlepḷọk ñan Jijer men ko ṃweien Jijer.wūjlep-
CainCain slew his brother Abel.Kein ar urōt jatin Ebōḷ.uror
cakePour ice cream on his cake for him.Aijkudiimi ḷọk keek ṇe kijen.aij kudiiṃ
 Why does this piece of cake have more ice cream on top of it than that one over there?Taunin an aijkudiimi ḷọk keek iiō jān keek iieṇ?aij kudiiṃ
 Find the middle of the cake and cut it.Kaeolape keek ṇe im mwijiti.ioḷap
 Someone took some of the cake.Eṃōj kaan keek eo.kōkaan
 Don't poke the cake.Jab tuññūli keek ṇetuññūli
calabooseHe's being independent until he gets locked up in the calaboose.Ej anemkwōjḷọk ñan ñe edeḷọñ ilo kalbuuj.anemkwōj
calculateWould you calculate how much I owe you?Jennadeik ṃōk ṃuri eo ippaṃ.jennade
 Could you calculate the amount I will get from the copra I am selling?Komaroñ ke jerbale tok wōṇāān waini e .jerbal
calculatingThey are calculating how much each man should contribute.Rej jennade im lale naaj jete taḷa kuṇaan juon eṃṃaan.jennade
calculationsThe man who does the calculations is now figuring out how to divide the money.Ri-jennade eo ej jennadeik wāween naaj ajeeje ṃani eo.jennade
 One who does the calculations.Ri-jennade.jennade
calendarI noticed him marking on the calendar the date on which his island was invaded.Iar lo an aḷōṃṇake raan eo Amedka eaar jodiki aelōñ eṇ an.aḷōṃṇak
 Would you check the calendar and see what date today is.Kwōn ṃōk lale aḷōṃṇak ṇe jete raan rainin.aḷōṃṇak
 Have you (plural) a calendar for this year?Eor ke ami kōḷōṇta in iiō in?kōḷōṇta
calendarsHer classroom is better equipped with calendars than your classroom is.Eaḷōṃṇakeḷọk kilaaj ruuṃ eṇ an jān kilaaj ruuṃ ṇe aṃ.aḷōṃṇak
CalfCalf.Koon in kau.koon
callYou can call me when it’s time for us to go.” P151Kwōn kab kūr ñe iien arro etal.”ad
 You are right to call it that since that’s what lies ahead,” the Old Man said looking directly at me. P436Ejiṃwe aṃ likit āt in bwe eñṇe i ṃaan,” ḷōḷḷap eo erre tok im lukkuun kalimjek meja im ba.āt
 Now that's what I call stupidĀteo bwebwe.āteo
 Now that's what I call a typhoon.Lukkuun baj ātin taibuun.ātin
 Don't call me for nothing.Kwōn jab ba pata eta.ba pata
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calledHere’s the last one,” the Captain called to us. Thank God!” P756Aḷaḷ eo āliktata ṇe laḷ waj,” Kapen eo ekkūr tok. Mour eo!”ālik
 Come closer (called by leader in aḷeḷe fishing).Kwōn ārār tok ijeṇe.ārār
 Come have some breakfast,” the Boatswain called over to me. P959Itōm dao,” Bojin eo ekkūr tok.dao
 Did you go when your mother called?Kwaar eọroñ ke jinōṃ ke ear kūr eok?eọroñ
 Did you go when your mother called?Kwaar eọroñ ke jinōṃ ke ear kūr eok?eọroñ
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callingHurry on for they're calling youKairḷọk bwe rej āñiñin eok.āñiñin
 Go find out what they were calling you about.Ilām eọroñ ta eo raar kūr eok kake.eọroñ
 You better report to him for he was calling youKwōn ilān āroñe bwe ear kūr eok.eọroñ
 Where are you calling fromIa ṇe kwōj kōnnaan tok jāne?ia
 This drum used to be used at such times as dances, battles, and as an alarm for calling together family leaders in olden times. S11Men in aje ekōn jerbal ilo iien rot ṇe an eb, tariṇae, im kwelọk an irooj eḷḷap ro im aḷap ro etto.kōkein
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callsHe is the one who always calls people's names for nothing.Ri-ba pata etan armej eo ṇeba pata
calmThe water was so calm that it looked glassy as if it were inside a cistern. P994Joñan, eḷae ioon dān āinwōt lowaan juon aebōj-jimeeṇ.aebōj-jimeeṇ
 It's calm and sunny today.Eḷap an detñil rainin.detñil
 Goodness, it's so nice and calm.Ijā, emake baj ṃōṃan (eṃṃan) an lur.ijā
 It was quiet and calm inside the boat. P345Ejjeḷọk kōkeroro im aolep men im lur i lowaan wa eo.im
 The lagoon side of the islets facing west are calm (windless).Elur jabarin āne ko rej jālto arier.jabar
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calmnessI can say now that the whole time we were praying, the two of us felt a sense of peace and calmness in our thoughts. P950Imaroñ ba kiin ke iien otemjej ke kōṃro Jema kar jar, kōṃro jimor kōn eñjake an aenōṃṃan im jokane tok ḷōmṇak ko aṃro.jokane
calmsAnd when the storm calms down a bit and the wind is right, we can raise the sail. P737Im ñe eḷọk mowi ṇe im eṃṃan kōto, jelewūjḷā.ḷọk
 And when the storm calms down a bit and the wind is right, we can raise the sail. P737Im ñe eḷọk mowi ṇe im eṃṃan kōto, jelewūjḷā.mowi
calophyllumThe ribs of the boat are made of calophyllum inophyllumElḷa in booj eo kōṃṃan jān lukweej.eḷḷa
calvesHawaiian women have well developed calves.Eajaje kōrein Awai.ajaj
 Nauruans have fat calves.Ekkillep ajajin ri-Naodo.ajaj
 I have pain in my calves.Emetak ajajū.ajaj
 You have more calves than he does.Kwaajaje ḷọk jān e.ajaj
cameThe fishermen using the surrounding net came in from the water.Ri-kaaejek ro raar wōnānetak.aejek
 When he came back he acted more American-ish than before.Eḷak rọọl tok eri-aelōñin pepāllele ḷọk jān eo.aelōñin pālle
 Their wish (the wish of the three of them) came trueKōṇaan eo aerjeel etōprak.aerjeel
 The school of bonitoes that came into the lagoon last year had more fish than this year.Eaijlowōdḷọk iiō eo ḷọk jān iiō in.ajilowōd
 The Boatswain came after I was done pulling in the anchor and put it away where it belonged so it wouldn’t get in the way. P480Ej kab baj wātok ālik Bojin eo ke ej dedeḷọk tōbtōb im kọkoṇe jān ijo bwe en jab kaapañ jerbal.apañ
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CamelI bought five cartons of Camel cigarettesIar wiaik ḷalem katin in jikka kameḷ.katin
camelsThere aren't any camels in the Marshalls.Ejjeḷọk kameḷ Ṃajeḷkameḷ
cameraCould I look at your camera?Imaroñ ke aluje pija ṇe nejiṃ?aluje
 I wish I had a movie camera so I could take a picture of you two.Iiọkwe bwe in kar ṃupiiki koṃro.ṃupi
campThe sergeant is marching the troops to their camp.Jajen eṇ ej kaṃaaje ḷọk rūttariṇae raṇ ñan kāām eo aer.ṃaaj
campfireThey gathered wood to make a night campfire.Raar kappok tok kane in eọwilik.eọwilik
campusThe U.H. has a big campus.Eḷap peḷaakin kāāṃbōj eṇ an U.H..kāāṃbōj
canYes, I know that you are my boss and you can handle my request.Aet, ijeḷā ke kwōj bọọj im kwomaroñ kōtōprak aikuj e .aaet
 But what can I do if she doesn't like you.Ab in et ñe edike eok.ab in et
 You can call me when it’s time for us to go.” P151Kwōn kab kūr ñe iien arro etal.”ad
 No one can take away our inalienable rightsMaroñ ko addemlōkmej ejjeḷọk juon emaroñ būki jān kōj.addemlōkmej
 Why doesn't he hurry up and use his middle finger so we can be on our way?En addi-eoḷapeḷọk bwe jen etal.addi-eoḷap
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CanadaWhat is your itinerary on your trip to Canada?Ewi wāween iaḷ ṇe aṃ ḷọk ñan Canada?iaḷ
cancelledThe game was cancelled on account of the rain.Raar kāānjeḷe kukure (ikkure) eo kōn an wōt.kāānjeḷ
candidacyHe won the candidacy.Ear wiini jokālōt eo.jokālōt
candleMelt some of the candle on it.Kwōn kāāntōḷe.kāāntōḷ
candyWhere did you get your candy?Ametōṃaan ia ṇe kijōṃ?ametōṃa
 Do you plan to make us some coconut candy for Christmas?Kwōj ḷōmṇak ke in ametōṃatok kijerro ñan Kūrijṃōj?ametōṃa
 Watch your eating so you don't leave candy crumbs on the table.Lale aṃ ṃōñā ijeṇe bwe kwōnaaj kaametōṃaiki ioon tebōḷ ṇeametōṃa
 Could you give me some candy?Letok ṃōk kijō ametōṃa.ametōṃa
 Whose chocolate candy is this?Kijen wōn e jọkleej?jọkleej
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caneWhose cane is this?Jokoṇan wōn e?jokoṇ
 The doctors made him use a cane.Taktō ro raar kajokoṇkoṇe.jokoṇkoṇ
 When you chew sugar cane you have to spit out the fibers.Ñe kwōj ṃōñā tọ kwōj aikuj pejmām.pejmām
cannedI don’t see what’s so delicious about rice or bread with canned mackerel.” P334Ij jab lo ta ṇe ennọ ilo raij kab pilawā im jeṃṃa.”jeṃṃa
 Let's go get some canned sardinesKōjro tōn kōjeṃṃa tok.jeṃṃa
CannonCannon bulletJootin pakke.joot
 The noise of the cannon shook everything.Eḷap an pañijñij ainikien pakke eṇ.pañijñij
cannotThe ajoḷ pandanus variety from Ebon cannot grow anywhere else.Ajoḷin Epoon eban eddek ilo bar juon āneAjoḷ
 He cannot do the job.Ebane jerbal eṇ.ban
 I cannot go on.Iban wōnṃaanḷọk wōt.ban
 I am old now and I cannot stay underwater for a long time.Iḷōḷḷap kiiō im eḷap jāppakij.jāpakij
 I really cannot throw so far.Ilukkun jiban ilo kadkad.jiban
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canoeThe way young men today fasten the canoe sails to the booms is not the same as the style of fastening done by young men of yesterday.Aekōrāin likao in raan kein ej jab einwōt likao in raan ko jeṃaanḷọk.aekōrā
 The current flowing out drifted the canoe awayEaeliki kōrkōr eo im peḷọk.aelik
 Do the canoe builders from Mili do a good job of tying the sail edge to the gaff?Eṃṃan ke aeṃaanin rijekjek waan Mile?aeṃaan
 Do you know how to fasten the edge of the sail to the gaff of the canoe?Kwōjeḷā ke aeṃaan?aeṃaan
 The wind made the current drift the canoe southwardKōto in ekaaerōkeañḷọk wa eo.aerōkeañḷọk
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canoesYou know more about building canoes than I so you work more all by yourself.Kwaajerrāḷọk ilo jekjek wa jān ñaajerre
 Newly built canoes littered the lagoon beach of the island..Eakadiki eoon kappein arin āneoakadik
 The boys are sailing model canoes.Ḷadik ro raṇ rej bwilbwil riwut.bwilbwil
 Coconuts provide them with beverages, food, dwellings, bedding, and canoes. S10Ni ej leḷọk ñan er limeer, kijeer, iṃweer, kinieer, kab waer.eṃ
 He was lashing canoes.Ḷeo ear eọeo wa.eọeo
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canoeʻsMister, why is that canoe's sail flapping?Aḷe, ta wūnin an wa eṇ añōppāl?añōppāl
 His canoe's outrigger is quite heavy.Eddo kubaakin kōrkōr eṇ waan.kubaak
 Could you please do the sennit work for our canoe's ṃweiurKwōmaroñ ke ñiinpakoik tok wa e waarro?ñiinpako
canonYou will be the one who aims the canon for us.Kwōnaaj ri-alej ilo pakke eṇ ñan kōj.alej
cansThe cans are all smashed.Ejjepdakdak kuwat ko.jepdak
 Sardines are packed head to tail in cans.Jatiin rej jitnen ṃōṃō ilowaan kāān.jitnen ṃōṃō
 Rice and flour, sugar and other foods in cans come from America, Australia, and Japan. S6Raij im pilawā, jukwa, im ṃōñā ko jet ilo kāān rej itok jān Amedka, Aujterelia, kab Jepaan.kāān
 This house is full of cans. This house smells like tin cans.Eokkuwatwat ṃwiinkuwat
 This house is full of cans. This house smells like tin cans.Eokkuwatwat ṃwiinkuwat
cantYou can’t see them because the island is too small and far away now,” the Captain replied. P562Kwōban loe bwe edikkilọk aelōñ eo,” Kapen eo euwaake.dik
 Why can’t I see the lights on Kwajalein?” the Boatswain said. P561Etke ij jab lo meramin jatiraito eo i Kuwajleen?” Bojin eo eba.jatiraito
 The young man can’t wait to get married.Ekijoroor likao eo in pālele.kijooror
canʻtI can't forget the way she tucked things under her arm.Iban meḷọkḷọk abjājein lio.abjāje
 Can't she tuck things under the arm?Ta ejaje abjāje ke?abjāje
 I'm so impeded I can't move forward.Baj aborū ke iitōn ban wōnṃaanḷọk.abor
 You must really be afraid of ghosts since you can't walk to that house at night.Baj abwinmakeiṃ ke kwoban etal ñan ṃweeṇ in boñ.abwinmake
 Your height is such that I can't see the top of your head.Baj aitokūṃ ke iban lo ioon bōraṃ.aitok
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canvasWhere is the canvas cover from?Kōbba in ia ṇekabba
 I have canvas shoesEor juuj kanbōj.kanbōj
canvas-dropMake a canvas-drop for it.Kwōn jaññōre.jaññōr
 That house always has its canvas-drop upṂweo eḷap an jejaññōrñōr (ejjaññōrñōr) eṇjaññōr
 They made a canvas-drop at the windward side of the house.Rar jaññōre ijo eḷap an itok kōto ie.jaññōr
capCome let's cap this roof because it leaks.Itok jen bōrwaje ṃwe bwe ettal.bōrwaj
capableDon't let him work on it because he's not capable of doing it.Jab lelọk ñane bwe en kōṃṃane bwe ejedañ.jedañ
capacityIt was clear that the Likabwiro was filled to capacity and carrying as much as it could as soon as it moved away from the side of the pier and starting sailing out through the pass into the open ocean. P490Ej kab bar alikkar an Likabwiro ḷe jān joñan an jok ke ekar ṃōṃakūt jān turin wab eo im tōtōr ḷọk ñan an buñlik.buñlik
 Load the boat to its full capacity.Kwōn kanne wa ṇe im kajoke.jok
 That canoe has a large capacity.Eḷap an kōkōt (ekkōt) wa eṇ.kōkōt
capeBe careful the canoe doesn't go aground on that cape.Lale eitaak wa ṇe ilo bōke ṇebōke
 The canoe went aground on the cape that sticks out from Kōḷaḷ-eṇ toward the pass.Wa eo eitaak ilo bōke eo ḷọk jān Kōḷaḷ-eṇ ñan to eṇ.bōke
 Julel Cape is quite prominent.Eḷamḷame bōke in Julel.ḷam
 Julel Cape has lots of barracuda.Eññiitwawa bōke eṇ Julel.ñiitwa
CapelleThat's the Capelle clan on its way to pay its last respects to the deceased.Tal eo an ṃōñā eṇ an Kōppālle ṇe ḷọktal
capesWe tacked around the capes.Kōm ar jeik bōke ko.jeje
capitalYou have enough capital to go into business on your own.Joñan ṇe ekeke peiṃ im kwōmaroñ jutakḷọk iaaṃ.keke
capitolThe capitol city of the Marshalls is Majuro.Jikin kwelọk eo eḷap an Ṃajōḷ ej Mājro.jikin kwelọk
cappedThe bottle is capped with a piece of cork.Bato eṇ ej bọọror kōn wūj.bọọror
 They capped the bottle.Raar bọrōke mejān bato eo.bọọror
capsizeThe boat would almost capsize but then would straighten up again.Wa eo kiōk okjak, ekwe ebar jiṃwe.kiōk
 Straighten the mast or the canoe will capsize.Kajiṃwe kiju ṇe bwe enaaj merā wa ṇemerā
 How can it be fine if the wind is getting stronger and the boat is going to capsize from the waves,” the Bosun shot back. P702Bwe eṃṃan rot ke kōto in ej ḷapḷọk ak wa in eitan okjak ippān ṇo kein,” Bojin eo eukōt ḷọkokjak
 How can it be fine if the wind is getting stronger and the boat is going to capsize from the waves,” the Bosun shot back. P702Bwe eṃṃan rot ke kōto in ej ḷapḷọk ak wa in eitan okjak ippān ṇo kein,” Bojin eo eukōt ḷọkukok
capsizedAs soon as the canoe capsized they performed the keilupakoEj okjak wōt wa eo ak rōkeilupakoiki.keilupako
 The boat capsized.Elā wa eo.
 Who capsized that canoe?Wōn ṇe ear ukōj wa ṇeokjak
 If I had waited any longer I would have fallen down hard; just as I emptied the bucket a wave smacked the boat so hard that it almost capsized. P650Ñe ikar ruṃwij jidik inaaj kar lukkuun ñarij lowa, kōnke ej ṃōj wōt lutōk ḷọk ak ebar tar tok juon ṇo im kōjbouki wa eo im ewātin .kōjbouk
 The waves pushed the boat again and it almost capsized. P686Ṇo ko rōbar kōjbouki wa eo im ewātin okjak kabwijere.kōjbouk
capsizingThat canoe is always capsizing.Tipñōl eo eokkwōjakjak eṇ.okjak
CaptainAlright, tomorrow together with the Boatswain we will fill this boat with our scrap,” the Captain saidIoḷe ilju kōjjel Bojin kanne wa in kōn jọkpej ko adjel,” Kapen eo eba.ad
 I’m turning it off and the two of us will go ashore and together with the Captain we’ll start loading our scrap. P337Ij kune im kōjro wōnāne ḷọk kōjjel Kapen eo jino ektaki tok jọkpej ko adjel.ad
 When I got back up to the deck I heard the Captain planning out steering duties for the three of them for the night. P536Ke ij tōprak ḷọk ioon teek iroñ an Kapen eo kōppeḷaak ikijjien awaan jebwebwe ko aerjeel Jema im Bojin.aer
 After we the two of us were done talking, we went up to where the Captain and Boatswain were. P830Ālikin aṃro kōnono ijo, kōṃro Jema wanlọñ ḷọk ñan ijo Kapen eo im Bojin eo rej pād ie.am
 However, you should try to talk to your Captain. P120Bōtaab kwōn kajjioñ kōnnaan ñan Kapen ṇe amieañ.ami
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CaptainsWhile he was whistling a black noddy flew over and landed on the Captain’s right shoulder. P1035Ej ja ajjewewe bajjek wōt ijo ak ekā tak juon jekad im jok ioon aeran anbwijmaroñ.ajwewe
 All island captains know that this month all boats should be beached so they can wait to see when Likabwiro appears.” P251Aolep kapenin aelōñ kein rōjeḷā bwe allōñ in wa otemjej rej ār bwe ren kōttar im lale ebuñlọk ke Likabwiro.”ār
 The bird was so gentle and deceptive there on the Captain’s shoulder that when it moved he didn’t know what had happened. P1042Bao eo eineeṃṃan wōt im kōjatdikdik ioon aeran Kapen eo ke ekā wōt im ñak en ita.jatdik
 As for me, I wouldn’t even have known the bird was there if I hadn’t heard its wings flapping as it slowly alighted on the Captain’s shoulder. P1037Ñe baj ña eo, iñak ke eor men eo eḷaññe ikar jab roñ ainikien pein an bao eo pikpik ke ej jokadikdik tok im jok ioon aeran Kapen eo.jok
 The bird was so gentle and kōjatdikdik: deceptive? there on the Captain’s shoulder that when it moved he didn’t know what had happened. P1042Bao eo eineeṃṃan wōt im kōjatdikdik ioon aeran Kapen eo ke ekā wōt im ñak en ita.kōjatdikdik
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captivatingHer smile is captivating.Ekkōjaijij an tōtoṇ (ettoṇ).kōjaij
captivityThe Israelis were taken into captivity for many years.Ri-Ijideaḷ ro raar ri-jipọkwe iumwin elōñ iiō.jipọkwe
captureThey mobilized when they heard of the boat's capture.Raar joorkatkat ke rej roñ kōn an po wa eo.joorkatkat
capturedYour appearance will give us away and get us captured by the enemy.Aloklokūṃ enaaj kōṃṃan ad po ippān ri-nana raṇ.aloklok
 They have captured the thief.Eṃōj aer jibwe ri-kọọt eo.jebjeb
carI said his car had broken down.Iar ba ejorrāān wa eo waan.ba
 I thought his car had broken down.Iba wōt ke ejorrāān wa eo waan.ba
 Park your car hereKwōn baake tok kaar ṇe waaṃ ije.baak
 Do the brakes on your car function well?Eṃṃan ke an būreekin wa ṇe waaṃ jerbal.būreek
 Alfred's car was the fastest.Iim tata wa eo waan Alfred.iiṃ
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carbonHe writhed in agony as black carbon was rubbed into his tattoos.Eiñimmaḷ ke rej iteṃaṃōje.iteṃaṃōj
 They're using black carbon on his tattoos.Rej ṃaṃōje eọ eṇ an ḷeeṇṃaṃōj
carburetorMaybe the carburetor is clogged. P620Bōlen eboṇ kaabreta e an.boṇ
 His engine's carburetor is out of commission.Ejorrāān kaabretain injin eo an.kaabreta
cardThere are lots of diamonds in my hand (in a card game).Ettaiṃoṇṃoṇ peiū.taiṃoṇ
cardsThere are lots of playing cards scattered inside the house.Ekkaajaj lowaan ṃweokaaj
 Go and look for playing cards.Etal im kōkaajtok.kaaj
 Cards made in Japan.Kaajin Jepaan.kaaj
 The men are playing cards.Ḷōṃaro raṇ rej kaaj.kaaj
 He's is one of those who is always playing cards.Rūkkaajaj eo ṇekaaj
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careThey (foursome) were under great pressure staying up to take care of him when he was ill.Eḷap aereañ kar eñtaan im emmej ippān ke ej nañinmej.aa-
 Take care of his pain in the kidney area.Kaaeoiki ḷọk ḷeeṇ jān metakin.aeo
 Preserve the Marshallese custom of taking care of your relatives by practicing it.Kōjparok ṃantin Ṃajeḷ im jeḷā aerṃwe.aerṃwe
 Take care of those who have accounts here first before they leave and don't pay their bills.Kwōn eọroñ ri-akkaun raṇe ṃokta bwe renaaj jujen rọọl im jab kōḷḷā.akkaun
 He wasn't satisfied with their care for his land.Ear jab jubūruōn kōn alalier ioon bwidej eo an.alal
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careeningIt's careening toward its destruction.Ej jepewa ḷọk ñan an jorrāān.jepewa
 I was entering the house as the bad guy came careening out the door.Ij deḷọñ ḷọk iṃweo ke rej kōjbouk nabōj tak ri-nana eo.kōjbouk
carefreeStop being so carefree and start making something of your life.Eṃōj ṇe aṃ jejabdede (ejjabdede) ak kwōn jino koortokjān aṃ mour.jabde
carefulBe careful they don't pour apples on your head.Lale raabōḷe bōraṃ.abōḷ
 Be careful for she's a super expert in moving her hips during sexual intercourse.Kōjparok eok bwe ṇakṇōkin ri-aelaḷ men ṇeaelaḷ
 The shouldering of a careful personAerāān tiljek.aerā
 Be careful you don't hammer your finger.Lale kwōaṃaik peiṃ.aṃa
 Be careful not to get his hand in the vise.Lale kwobaiji pein.baij
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carefullyLet the cargo net down carefully.Dodoor laḷḷọk ṃukko ṇededoor
 Anchor the boat carefully.Kōṃanṃan aṃ emjake wa ṇeemjak
 Well I didn’t look very carefully at the ocean at that time, but I have a hard time believing we are that far away from Likiep,” the Captain said. P796Ekwe ikar jab baj kakkōt mejōk ioon lọjet ilo awa ṇe kwōj ba, ak āinwōt epen tōmak ke joñan de in admān tōtoḷọk jān Likiep,” Kapen eo eba.tōtoḷọk
carelessDo not be careless about your schooling or you'll regret it.Jab kọkkure aṃ jikuuḷ bwe kwōnaaj ajḷọk.ajḷọk
 The young man is very careless.Ekadik jabde likao eṇ.jabde
 Don't be careless in whatever work you are doing.Kwōn jab kōjabdeik aṃ jerbal.jabde
 Don't let him do the job because he is very careless.Kwōn jab leḷok bwe en jerbale bwe ejāṃōd.jāṃōd
 Tony is more careless than before.Tony ejerwaanḷọk jān ṃoktajerwaan
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carelesslyDon't blow your nose carelessly.En jab jabde aṃ ba.ba
 They have knotted the string carelessly.Eṃōj aer bubuji to eo.bubu
 Why don't you stop cutting that fish carelessly (or into small pieces)?Eṃōj ṇe aṃ bbukbukwe ek ṇebukwabok
 They have lashed the piece of wood carelessly.Eṃōj aer eọiuti aḷaḷ eo.eọeo
 Don't lash the outrigger carelessly.En jab jabde aṃ eọiuti kubaak ṇeeọiuti
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carelessnessTheir carelessness will boomerang.Aerjeañ jabde enaaj eltakinṃaje er.aerjeañ
caresHe cares about everybody.Ejeḷā ṇae jabdewot armej.jeḷā ṇae
 He is the one who uses and cares for the ship binoculars.Ri-jibaiklaaj eo an wa eṇ.jibaiklaaj
 He is very kind and cares about people.Ejouj im jeḷā lale armej.jouj
caressingKeep on caressing the baby so that it goes to sleep.Kwōn tōtotowe (ettotowe) ajri ṇe bwe en mājur.towe
caretakerʻsThe caretaker's descendants thought they truly owned the land they were staying on.Ro jibwin ri-alal eo raar ḷōmṇak lukkuun aer bwidej eo rej jokwe ie.alal
cargoBefore, this boat was a cargo ship, belonging to the American Navy sailors. P3Wa in ṃōṃkaj kar boojin eakto ektak jeḷaan tiṃa ko waan Navy eo an America.booj
 Let the cargo net down carefully.Dodoor laḷḷọk ṃukko ṇededoor
 The engine was very strong for the size of the boat, so it nearly skipped from the water’s surface when it was motoring with it, especially when there was no cargo. P10Eḷap an baj injin eo kajoor ñan dettan wa eo innem ewātin peḷḷọk jān ioon dān ñe ej tōtōr eake, eḷaptata ñe ej jej kobban.ḷap
 After a few days, the Ratak Eañ field trip ship set sail and we sailed to Likiep with all our cargo. P1349Ālikin jet raan jān iien eo, ejerak waan raun eo ñan Ratak Eañ im kōmmān uwe kōn ṃweiuk ko ṃweiemmān ioon ñan Likiep.ṃweiuk
 U.S.-made trucks can carry more cargo than the Chinese-made ones.Etūkanne ḷọk tūrakin Pālle jān tūrakin Jeina.tūkanne
caringHe did not do a good job of caring for the land and so the irooj was angry with him.Ear jab ṃōṃan (eṃṃan) an alal ilo bwidej eo innem irooj eo ear lilu (illu)(ippān).alal
 In the Marshall Islands, the government takes the responsibility of caring for and protecting people from sickness and harm. S7Ilo aelōñ in Ṃajeḷ, kien ej bōk eddoin aolep jerbal ko kijjien kōjparok im bōbrae armej jān nañinmej im jorrāān.bōbrae
 In the Marshall Islands, the government takes the responsibility of caring for and protecting people from sickness and harm. S7Ilo aelōñ in Ṃajeḷ, kien ej bōk eddoin aolep jerbal ko kijjien kōjparok im bōbrae armej jān nañinmej im jorrāān.dedo
 The Marshallese way of caring for younger siblings.Jatiin ri-Ṃajeḷ.jati
 In the Marshall Islands, the government takes the responsibility of caring for and protecting people from sickness and harm. S7Ilo aelōñ in Ṃajeḷ, kien ej bōk eddoin aolep jerbal ko kijjien kōjparok im bōbrae armej jān nañinmej im jorrāān.kōjparok
CarlHe chased away the guests -- you know Carl.Ear kako ri-keemem ro, koḷmān Kaaḷ.koḷmān
CarolineIn other words, we were almost to the Caroline Islands, the Boatswain said. P1205Kwōj ba jebaj ḷāwōde ḷọk aelōñin kapilōñ kaṇ wōt jidik,” Bojin eo eba.baj
CarolinesThe currents flowing westward in the Marshalls are similar to those in the Carolines.Ein aetoin Ṃajeḷ wōt Kapilōñ.aeto
carpenterHe is a Japanese carpenter.Kaaṃtō in Japan.kaaṃtō
 Look for a carpenter to make the locker.Pukottok juon kaaṃtō bwe en kaaṃtōik ḷakōr ṇekaaṃtō
carpentersThat man is one of the good carpenters.Ḷeeṇ ej juon iaan ri-kaaṃtō ro rejeḷā kaaṃtō.kaaṃtō
carpenterʻsThe electric saw sawed off the carpenter's thumb.Jidpān jarom eo ejidpāne addi-lepān kaaṃtō eo.addi-lep
carriedThey carried the drunk tucked under their arms to the jail.Raar albakbōkeḷọk ri-kadek eo ñan ṃōn kalbuuj eo.albakbōk
 The baby is crying to be carried on the hip.Ajiri eo ej jañin jaja.jaja
 That child is always being carried (on the hip).Ejjeḷọk wōt jejaja (ejjaja) in eṇ ajri.jaja
 He held the baby up and carried it there.Ear jepakḷọk ajiri eo.jepak
 Tony carried the baby to its mother while she was still talking.Tony ear kabwijerḷọk niñniñ eo ñan jinen ke ej kōnono wōt.kabwijer
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carrierCrash boat. Aircraft carrier.Waan kajjokjok.jok
carriersThe rice carriers are still transporting.Ri-aljek raij ro raṇ rej aljek wōt.aljek
carriesThat chief carries power in his words.Eaejemjem an irooj eṇ naan.aejemjem
 That's Mary because that's obviously how she carries things tucked under her arm.Mede eṇ bwe ej jab aelọk albakbōkin.albakbōk
 He's the man who carries the food.Rūbbweik ṃōñā eo eṇ.bōbweik
 He carries cigarettes in his pockets.Ej kōbbōjọjo jikka.bōjọ
 Your singing really carries.Eḷap an ḷōḷaaj (eḷḷaaj) ainikien aṃ al.ḷōḷaaj
carryI like the way you tuck that basket under your arm. It's okay for you to carry that basket under your arm.Eṃṃan aṃ abjājeiki iep ṇe aṃ.abjāje
 Put this pandanus in the basket and carry itKwōn aduwadouk bōb e.aduwado
 Hurry up and let him carry it in the basket so we can be on our way.Kwōn kaudwadoikiḷọk bwe jen etal.aduwado
 Her words carry more weight than mine.Eajāllik ḷọk an ennaan jān ñaajāllik
 The basket was light enough for her to carry under her arm.Joñan an mera iep eo, lio ear albakbōke.albakbōk
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carryingTheir way of carrying things in a basket, today's Marshallese women, that is.Aduwadoier, kōrāān Ṃajeḷ in raan kein.aduwado
 They're carrying it in a basket to the house.Rej aduwadoikḷọk ñan ṃweoaduwado
 Who will be carrying it in a basket for us?Wōn eo enaaj ad ri-audwado?aduwado
 Is there a one among you four who is good at carrying things tucked under the arm?Ewōr ke ri-albakbōk iaamieañ?albakbōk
 Once the boat was in the water, Father and the Boatswain loaded the things they were carrying and paddled over to the Likabwiro. P1267Ke ej dedeḷọk im pād wa in i lọjet, Jema im Bojin eo erro ektaki ḷọk men ko ippāerro im aōṇōṇ meto tak ñan Likabwiro.aōṇōṇ
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carsHe is the man who parks cars for the hotel.Ri-baak kaar eo an hotel in ṇebaak
 Those two cars smashed into each other.Ruo eṇ kaar reiṃaajaj.iṃaajaj
 Those two cars smashed into each other.Ruo eṇ kaar reiṃaajaj.iṃaajaj
 Who were involved in making the cars smash into each other?Wōn raṇ raar kaimaajaji kaar kaṇ?iṃaajaj
 That man is one who rents out cars.Ḷōṇe ej juon ri-jata kake kaar.jata
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carʻsJapanese car's fender.Abọọn waan Jepaan.abọ
 My car's bumper is busted.Ejorrāān baṃbōrin wa e waō.baṃbōr
 My car's engine has broken down.Ewōla injin in wa eo waō.wōla
cartHe hauled his copra to Rita by cart.Ear kurṃaikḷọk waini ko an ñan Rita.kurṃa
 Hitch the horse to the cart.Kwōn kọọọjọje kurṃa ṇeọọjọj
 The thief scooped up the entire pile of copra on the rear cart and took off with it.Rūkọọt eo ear tarlepe ejoujikin waini eo im etal kake kōn dieka eo. tarlep
cartonsI bought five cartons of Camel cigarettes.Iar wiaik ḷalem katin in jikka kameḷ.katin
carvingThe old man is carving a coconut grater.Ḷōḷḷap eṇ ej eọre juon raanke.eọr
caseI stayed next to him in case he needed me to pass him his tools. P715Ak ña ikar pād wōt ijo i turin im pojak wōt ñan jebjeb ḷọk kein jerbal ko eaikuji ñan jaḷjaḷ.aikuj
 Where are you lugging that case of beer to?Kwōj ajjibanbaneḷọk keejin pia ṇe ñan ia?ajjibanban
 But when we looked all around and observed the sky, there was no sign of rain, though even so we got containers ready so we could catch rain water, just in case. P1016Ak jeḷak toor mejād im waate tok turin lañ, ej jañin kar ḷōmṇak in wōt, meñe eṃōj ammān kōppojak kein ammān naaj kar bọbo dānnin wōt.bọbo
 I drank one bottle and passed out, because I had already drunk a case.Iar ilim juon bato im jorrāān, dedeinke eṃōj ilim de juon keej.dedeinke
 His is a minor case of the negligable chill one gets while on dry land.Piọ waan men eṇ ippān kōnke piọ in eppānene.eppānene
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cashWould you provide fuel for my car for now that I'm a bit short on cash?Kwōmaroñ ke ja ṇakaan wa e waō kiō ke ij ja jiban ilo tōre in?ṇakaan
cashedYou must endorse the check before it can be cashed.Kwōj aikuj jaini jāāk ṇe bwe ren maroñ kōḷḷāiki.jain
cashesHe's the type who cashes in on any opportunity that comes by. or He's an opportunist.Ri-amān jokḷā in men eṇ.amān
casingsThere are many empty shell casings.Elōñ wōpeñ in joot.wōpeñ
cassetteDo you sell love song cassette tapes here?Ewōr ke teepin alin ṃaina iṃwiin?alin ṃaina
castThe cloud cast a shadow over the homes.Kōdọ eo ekaelor ṃōkoaelor
 His grave cast a spooky spell over the cemetery.Lōb eo libōn ekaetoik wuliej eo.aeto
 He has the power to cast spellsEḷap an anitta.anitta
 The Captain cast the tiller to the south and the boat, which was advancing slowly but steadily to the north, turned downwind P908Kapen eo ejo rōkeañ ḷọk jila eo im wa eo, ke ekar baj kipeddikdik niñeañ ḷọk, ejaaḷ im kabbwe bōran im jitōñ kapilōñ.jaaḷ
 Cast the anchor loose.Kajouk añkō ṇejo
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castingThe old woman is always casting spellsEanjinjin lōḷḷap eṇ.anjin
castratedThat pig has been castrated.Eṃōj an kọkwōle piik ṇekọkwōle
 The pig has been castrated.Eṃōj kọkwōleik piik eo.kwōle
casualtyThere was only one casualty among the invaders.Juon wōt iaan ri-jodik ro ear mej.jodik
catHe's more persistent than a cat.Eakweḷapḷọk jān kuuj.akweḷap
 The girl is cuddling the cat.Ledik eo ej jiburi kuuj eo.jijibur
 The cat clawed my shirt to shreds.Kuuj eo ear rakutake jōōt eo em potak.rakutak
 Be careful that the cat doesn't scratch you.Lale bwe kuuj ṇe en jab rọkuj eok.rọkrok
catalogueMay I see your catalogue?Letok ṃōk katḷọk eo aṃ bwe in lale.katḷọk
cataractI have a cataract on my eye.Ejā meja.
 A cataract is starting to form on your eye.Juon ṇe ejino waḷọk mejaṃ.
cataractsWe have no cataracts in the Marshalls.Ejjeḷọk kōtrāāk i Ṃajeḷkōtrāāk
catchWhere did you catch the unicorn fish?Ia ṇe kwaar kael ie?ael
 I'm throwing stones repeatedly at him to catch his attention.Ij ajjikadeḷọk bwe en reitok.ajjikad
 On the lagoon shore of what land tract did you catch that akajin fish?Akajinin arin ṃōta ṇeakajin
 He's observing where the rooster is sleeping so he can catch it when it gets darker.Ej akajoke an kaako eṇ edde bwe en kab jibwe ñe eboñḷọk.akajok
 Let's go locate the frigate birds' roost so we can easily catch them tonight.Jen ilān akajoki ak kaṇ bwe en kab pidodo ad jejọñ (ejjọñ).akajok
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catcherHe's a good (baseball) catcher.Ejeḷā bọbo (bọọḷ).bọbo
 The bird catcher went to the small island to catch birds.Rijjọñ bao ro remootḷọk in jejọñ (ejjọñ) bao ilo āne jidikdik eṇ.jejoñ
 You'll be the catcher todayKwōj kajji rainin.kajji
 You be our catcher.Kwōn kajji tok ñan kōj.kajji
 You should let him play catcher.Kwōn kōkajjiiki.kajji
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catchesHe catches a lot of fish when he goes fishing.Eḷap an koṇkoṇ ḷeeṇ ñe ej eọñōd.koṇkoṇ
 She catches my fancy.Lieṇ eḷap an kōmājmāj ippa.kōmājmāj
 He catches lots of fish when he goes fishing.Eḷap an koṇkoṇ ḷeeṇ ñe ej eọñōd.ñe
catchingHe's catching ruddy turnstones for us to have as pets.Ej kaaerār tok nejiṃro.aerār
 They (two) are catching mullet on the lagoon side for usErro ej kaakōrtok kijed iaar.akōr
 When do you think you will be catching us some akwōlā for supper?Kwōj ḷōmṇak in kaakwōlātok kijed ñāātakwōlā
 My son is catching dragon flies.Ḷadik eo nejū ej kaboub.boub
 Line for catching āpil, from bamboo pole on lagoon beach. (smaller tackle).Eoun kāāpil.eo
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catchmentsBefore Westerners came to the Marshalls, people used to use tree catchments, cisterns, and ocean water for bathing, washing hands, and drinking. S22Ṃokta jān an itok armej in pālle ñan Ṃajeḷ, ri-Ṃajeḷ rōkein kōjerbal eṃṃak, aebōj laḷ, kab lọjet ñan tutu, aṃwin, im idaak.ṃōṃak
 Tree catchments and olden-time cisterns were not really clean. S22Eṃṃak im aebōj laḷ ko etto raar jab kanooj in rōreo (erreo).rōreo
catechumenHe's still a catechumen.Likao eṇ ej rūkabuñ wōt.kabuñ
caterpillarThe caterpillar molted and became a butterfly.Eorjib ṃwinaṃōn eo em erom babbūb.orjib
CaterpillarsCaterpillars become butterflies.Ṃwinaṃōn rej erom babbūb.ṃwinaṃōn
CatholicWhen I was in Tonga I was deeply moved by the hymns sung by the Catholic congregationKe iar pād i Tonga iar kanooj ketak kōn an kōbbōkakkak alin jar kaṇ an Katlik raṇ ie.alin jar
 Who composed these Catholic Church hymns?Wōn eo ear kine alin jarin Katlik kein?alin jar
 Most of these schools are public schools, but there are also Catholic and Protestant schools as of 1965. S9Enañin aolep jikuuḷ kein an kien bōtab ebar wōr an Katlik im Būrotijen.Būrotijen
 Four of the schools are Protestant and two Catholic as of 1965. S9Ewōr emān an Būrotijen jikuuḷ kab ruo an Katlik.Būrotijen
 When did he become a Catholic?Ekatlik ñāātKatlik
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catsThis islet has lots of cats.Ekkuujuj āninkuuj
 It was raining cats and dogs—so hard that it was like someone was pouring water on the cabin and the deck. P765Joñan aer mejel, āinwōt ñe ej lutōk leplep dān ioon ṃweo im ioon teek barāinwōt.lilutōk
 It's raining cats and dogs.Ewōt ḷam jako.ḷam jako
 I stuck my head out the small passage way and saw it was raining cats and dogs and extremely windy. P566Iḷak emmō ilo kōjjoal jidik eo, ilo ke ewōt mejeljel im kōto eo elukkuun kajoor.mijel
 Raining cats and dogs.Wōt mijeljel.mijel
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catsupCould you please put some catsup on my rice?Kwōmaroñ ke kōjjebwe raij e kijō?kōjjeb
cattleThe cowboys rounded up the cattle into the corral.Kauboe ro raar ajāliḷọk kau ko ñan lowaan wōrwōr eo.ajāl
caughtOur cistern caught some of the rain squalls.Ear tōteiñ (etteiñ) aebōj eṇ aṃro ilo wōt ko.aebōj
 They (two) caught the fish using the surround net.Erro ar aejeki ek kaṇe.aejek
 The boat was caught in the current around the passage.Eaekijeke wa eo.aekijek
 He's drenched from being caught in the rain.Aeṇakin ke ear wūte.aeṇak
 The boat got caught in the eastward flowing current and couldn't move forward.Eaetake booj eo im ñak wōnṃaanḷọk.aetak
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cauldronTap on the bottom of that cauldron.Kwōn pine kapin ainbat ṇepenpen
cauldronʻsWhat happened to that cauldron's lid?Ewi libobo eo an kōṃa ṇelibobo
caulkThey'll caulk the boat before launching it.Rōnaaj kōṇe wa eṇ ṃokta jān an bwil.kōṇ
causeThe drag on the bottom of the boat is the cause of it not running fast.Aborin kapin wa in ekōṃṃan an bat.abor
 Let's step on it cause it's getting dark.Ekwe eabōbbōbḷọk bwe eboñ.abōbbōb
 You shouldn't persist cause it's turning her off.Kwōn jab kaabōbbōb bwe unin an naaj ṃakoko ṇeabōbbōb
 Don't you worry cause I'll let you use my ironJab inepata bwe inaaj kaene eok.aen
 Your gift-reclaiming character will cause dissensionAjejin Jowaūṃ enaaj kōṃṃan bōro jepel.ajejin Jowa
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causedWhat caused the narrow gashes you see on the reef around the island?Ta eo ear kōṃṃan addiin pedpedin āninaddi
 The squall caused the current to flow out on the surface of the water.Kōto jidik eo ekaaelik ioon dān.aelik
 What caused it to backfire?Ta eo ekaajālliki?ajāllik
 The wind from the west caused the heap of stones that's at the western end of the island.Kūtak eo ekaajokḷāiki likin jittoeṇ.ajokḷā
 A soldier is not supposed to have an uncomfortable feeling caused by a stomach overstuffed with food.Akekein lọje ejekkar ñan juon rūttariṇae.akeke
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caused byHow are they going to deal with the damage caused by their hating each other?Ekōjkan aer naaj ṇawāween jorrāān eo ewaḷọk kōn aer akōjdate doon? kōjdat
causesThey are aware of the fact that that woman causes people to get giddy.Rejeḷā ke ri-kaaddeboulul armej kōrā eṇ.addeboulul
 Stone fish poison causes swellingBaijin in ṇo ekabbōjbōj.bōbōj
 What causes the continual snapping (of branches) inside the bush?Ta eṇ ej dedokwōjkwōj (eddokwōjkwōj) buḷōn mar eṇ?dokwōj
 What causes your stomach ache?Ta ṇe ear kajiemetam eok?jiemetak
 What causes him to be so possessive of his wife?Ta ṇe ear kōkaerere bwe en jab jejḷọk jān lieṇ ippān?kaerer
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causingStop causing a disturbance or a war may erupt.Jab kōṃṃan aploñloñ bwe enaaj or tariṇae.aploñloñ
 What's causing that chicken to cackle?Ta eṇ ej kadekakkake bao eṇ?dekakkak
 Our support of Ḷajiḷap but not of Jeeklik is causing hurt feelings.Ekabwilọklọk māj ad naajdik wōt Ḷajiḷap ak jej jab naajdik Jeeklik.kabwilọklọk māj
 What's causing all that fire light way over there?Ta uweo ej kakijeekek?kijeek
 What is causing those big waves way over there?Ta eṇ ej kōṃṃan liṃaajṇoṇo ijjuweo?liṃaajṇoṇo
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cautiouslyFor a long time the sharks kept going around and around cautiously surveying the boat. P1009Eto wōt im to an pako ko itūrrọọle im allọke wa eo.allọk
 For a long time the sharks kept going around and around cautiously surveying the boat. P1009Eto wōt im to an pako ko itūrrọọle im allọke wa eo.itūrrọọl
cavitiesHe's got cavities.Eṃak ñiinṃak
ceasedHe never ceased to make the spectators agape.Ri-kaaḷḷañ armej eo eaar jab jokwōdin kōṃṃane jerbal eo an.aḷḷañ
 Nowadays we Marshallese have ceased killing and burying each other with a deceased chieftain.Raan kein ejako ad ri-Ṃajeḷ uraiki doon.ura
cedarLet's go and look for cedar driftwoodJen etal in kaaik.aik
 She made it sweet smelling with cedar driftwood scrapings.Ear ajete kōn aik.ajet
ceilingThe ceiling in this room has been covered with plywood.Eṃōj būḷāwūti tōrakin ruuṃ in.būḷāwūt
 The ceiling of this house has lots of geckos.Eokkoraprap tōrak in ṃwiinkorap
celebrationThey just used coconut-frond trays at the birthday celebration.Raar kōjerbal wōt enrā ilo keemem eo.enrā
 The family got together in a birthday celebration.Baaṃle eo raar iiāio ippān doon ilo juon kemeem.iiāio
 There were lots of mats at the birthday celebration.Eḷap an jejakiki (ejjakiki) keemem eo.jaki
 As we arrived at the place, we were in time to witness the celebration of the breadfruit season.Kōm ḷak tōprakḷọk, kōm iioon aer ṃaṃaṃaṃa
 We are hauling our scrap over and going in time for the celebration for the Captain’s son who is on Likiep. P240Kōmij ektaki ḷọk jọkpej kaṇ ameañ im kōttōpar ḷọk iien jar eṇ an ajri eo nejin Kapen eṇ I Likiep.tōpar
cementThese buildings are made from thatch and their interiors have gravel, not cement as floors. S24Ṃōkein kōṃṃan jān aj im ilowaer ejjab jimeeṇ ak ḷāaj
 The way they make them, they dig down until it is near water, then cement the sides but put a rim around it with an oil drum or stones so that the sides don’t crumble and make it dirty. S22Wāween aer kōṃṃani, rej kibwiji ñan ñe epo dān innām jimeeṇe tōrerein ak apare tōrerein kōn kaajliiñ ak dekā bwe en jab rōṃ tōrerein im kōṃṃan an ettoon.apar
 They mixed cement.Raar iiōk jimeen.iiōk
 The cement cistern is full and overflowing (onto the ground).Ebooḷ aebōj jimeeṇ eo im jiebḷọk ṇai laḷ.jieb-
 Cement powder is all over the inside of the house.Ejjimeṇeeṇ lowaan ṃweojimeeṇ
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cementedA giant clam shell is cemented to the concrete top.Rej adede ioon jimeeṇ eṇ.aded
 The building has been cemented.Ejimeeṇ ṃweojimeeṇ
 Who cemented that place there?Wōn ṇe ear jimeeṇe ijeṇe.jimeeṇ
cemeteryHis grave cast a spooky spell over the cemetery.Lōb eo libōn ekaetoik wuliej eo.aeto
centerThe center of the wound on your arm is starting to heal shut.Eiktok mejān kinej ṇe peiṃ.ik
centipedesWatch out for centipedes that they don't bite you.Lale iie ekij eok.iie
centralSchools on the outer islands are located in the central meeting area, where officials and lineage heads live. S24Jikuuḷ ko ilo aelōñ ko ilikin rej pād eoḷapān jikin kwelọk ko, ijo im joonjo ro im aḷap ro rej jokwe ie.eoḷōpa-
 Schools on the outer islands are located in the central meeting area, where officials and lineage heads live. S24Jikuuḷ ko ilo aelōñ ko ilikin rej pād eoḷapān jikin kwelọk ko, ijo im joonjo ro im aḷap ro rej jokwe ie.joonjo
 Schools on the outer islands are located in the central meeting area, where officials and lineage heads live. S24Jikuuḷ ko ilo aelōñ ko ilikin rej pād eoḷapān jikin kwelọk ko, ijo im joonjo ro im aḷap ro rej jokwe ie.lik
centsCould you give me bread for all of this change?” I asked the man at the shop and gave him fifty cents. P263Kwōmaroñ ke letok pilawā kōn aolepān jāān e?” iba ñan ḷeo ilo jikin wia eo im leḷọk lemñoul jāān.jāān
ceremonialThey spread ceremonial gravel over the grave.Raar eoreake lōb eo.eoreak
ceremonyThey congratulated him during the graduation ceremony.Raar kōjeraaṃṃane ilo iien eo ear kaddiojḷọk.jeraaṃṃan
 He finished conducting the wedding ceremony.Eṃōj an kōṃare.ṃare
certainWhose storm is this? (based on belief that certain people can cause storms).Ḷañin wōn in?ḷañ
 There's a certain manner in which we conduct a conversation when we are at a ḷārooj island.Eor kilen kōnono ilo ḷāroojḷārooj
 My clothes are beginning to dry (in certain places).Ejino ṃōṃōrāre (eṃṃōrāre) nuknuk .ṃōrā
 Don't eat kọnet shells or you will get this certain sicknessKwōn jab ṃōñā kọnōt bwe kwōnaaj pepārijet (eppārijet).pepārijet
certainlyHis shirt is certainly fancyEḷap an ilar jōōt eṇ an.ilar
 The house's paint is certainly bright and fancy.Eḷap an ilar unokan ṃweeṇilar
 His canoe certainly looked new.Ej baj owōnōtnōt wa eo waan.wōnōt
 Mixing a tablespoon of ajinomoto into the soup will certainly make the flavor that much tastier.Eḷaññe kwōnāj lutōk waj juon tebōljibuun in ajiṇoṃōto ilo juub ṇe, ej kab nāj uñkipdenḷọk ḷọk wōt.uñkipden
 He certainly has the stamina to have withstood the beating in his recent fight.Baj kōiiein ke ejab jorrāān jān bait eo aerro.kōiie
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certificateJohn's father is one of the signers of his marriage certificate.Jemān John ej juon iaan ri-jain ro ilo peba in ṃare eo an.jain
 Do you have a certificate? do you have any evidence?Eor ke aṃ kein kaṃool?kein kaṃool
chainThat guy is a chain smokerEmake bōbaidid (ebbaidid) ḷōṇebaid
 He is a chain smokerRi-baidtōñtōñ eo ṇebaid
 He is a heavy chain smokerEjjeḷọk wōt baidtōñtōñ in ḷeeṇbaidtōñtōñ
 Don't make him a chain smokerKwōn jab kōbaidtōñtōñe.baidtōñtōñ
 That man is a chain smokerḶeeṇ ri-baidtōñtōñ.baidtōñtōñ
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chainedThey chained the ship to the dock.Raar jeene tiṃa eo.jeen
chairWhose fingernail is this on the chair?Akkiin wōn e ioon jea e?akki
 Where is your chair fromJea in ea ṇe aṃ?jea
 Sit on that chair.Jijet ioon jea eṇ.jea
 I jumped over the chair.Iar kājoon jea eo.kājoon
 A table and chair flew into the air. P164Ekkāke jea im tebōḷ i mejatoto.kōkāke
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chairsDon't put those chairs so close together.Kwōn jab kọkuti jea kaṇe.kut
 They went in and threw the chairs aroundRaar deḷọñ im ukukōj jea ko.ukok
chalkMy hands are covered with chalk.Ejjọọkọk peiū.jọọk
 Go find us some chalk because we've run out.Etal im kajọọk tok bwe emaat jọọk.jọọk
 American chalk.Jọọkin Amedka.jọọk
 Mark the lumber with chalk.Kwōn jọọke aḷaḷ ṇejọọk
 Watch out that that child doesn't get chalk on his/her hands.Lale ejọọk pein ajiri ṇejọọk
challengedThe woman feels challenged now with what she was told.Eketak kōrā eṇ kōn men ko ear roñ.ketak
challengingThose two singing groups are challenging each other with their music.Kumi in aḷ kaṇe ruo rej kōketak doon kōn aḷ kaṇe aer.ketak
championBe careful playing checkers with him because he's a champion.Kōjparok aṃ kukure (ikkure) ippān bwe ri-jaṃtiltil eo ṇejaṃtiltil
chanceDid you give both of them a chance to talk?Kwōleḷọk ke aerro iien kōnono?aerro
 Stop depending on chance.Eṃōj ṇe aṃ kajjidede.jide
 He's waiting for a chance to take your place.Ej kōppaouk an bōk jikūṃ.kōppao
 Her cookies were so popular I didn't get a chance to taste any.Joñan an ennọ kuki ko an ijab aṃwijjidikaṃwijjidik
 Did you get a chance to taste any of it to tell us about?Kwaṃwijtok ke jidik ñan kōjro?aṃwijjidik
changeThe change of climate has speeded up the harvest season for the first pandanus fruits for this estate.Oktakin mejatoto ekakeọik ṃōkaj wōtin in bōb eo iṃwiin.akeọ
 Change the course of this boat or it'll go aground on the anbweKwōn kōjere wa in bwe enaaj itaak ilo anbwe ṇeanbwe
 Change the children's clothes so they can go out and play.Kwōn ekpaik ajiri raṇe bwe ren ilān ikkure.ekpā
 Don't try to change the lifestyle of the family.Lale kwaar ikūr wāween an baaṃle ṇe mour ippān doon.ikūr
 Don't change the arrangement inside the house.Lale kwaar ikūri karōk in lowaan ṃweeṇikūr
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changedThere shouldn't be anybody owning more land than others these days as the living situation has changed.Ej jab aikuj wōr ri-amḷap raan kein kōnke eoktak wāween mour.amḷap
 Then this man beached it on the Kwajalein lagoon beach and fixed it up, and changed it into a sailing ship. P6Innem ḷein ekar ārōke ḷọk iarin Kuajleen im kaaṃtōūki im wa in ekar oktak ñan juon boojin jerakrōk.ār
 Then this man beached it on the Kwajalein lagoon beach and fixed it up, and changed it into a sailing ship. P6Innem ḷein ekar ārōke ḷọk iarin Kuajleen im kaaṃtōiki im wa in ekar oktak ñan juon boojin jerakrōk.booj
 The way of life of coming generations will be greatly changed.Epepen kaṇe rej itok enaaj kanooj oktak mour.epepen
 Those books are changed from the way I arranged them.Eir bok kaṇe jān ke iar karki.ir
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changesSome Marshallese don't take kindly to those who are trying to advocate changes.Jet armejin Ṃajeḷ rōdike kain eṇ ej iuiuun dekein jinme.iuiuun dekein jinme
 That woman frequently changes her clothes.Kōrā eo ejjanijnij an nuknuk ṇejānij
 You stay here and watch him and let us know if his mood changes for the worse.” P1068Kab pād wōt turin im waje bwe ñe enana taṃṃwin, kwōkōjjeḷā lōñ tak.”kōjjeḷā
 I told my son to watch him and to let us know if anything changes.” P1073Eṃōj jiroñ ḷọk ḷeen nejū bwe en kōmjaik wōt im kab kōjjeḷāik tok kōjro ñe eor oktak.”kōmja
changingThat lineage is always changing homesBwij eo ebwijteoḷeoḷ ṇebwijteoḷeoḷ
channelThe current flowing into the lagoon is strongest at the mouth of the channel.Eaewaar tata mejān to eṇ.aewaar
 The current coming into the lagoon is strong especially close to the channel.Ekajoor aewaarin turin to.aewaar
 Buoys are being installed in the channel.Rej kōṃṃan buwae ilo to eṇ.buwae
 The ship was benighted at the ocean-side of the atoll and the captain was afraid to enter the lagoon for fear of running aground on any of the coral heads littering the channel.Emaroke tiṃa eo ṇailik innem emijak kapen eo in ṃwear kōnke ewōdwōde lowaan to eo.marok
 Let's clear a channel.Jeañ rakij juon mejā.mejā
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chantAnchor until everything is clear to me. (words from chant)Ejjeḷā toon bōbtowa.ejjeḷā
 (words from a chant).Ja eo jān eṃṃaan.ja
 Just from the Boatswain’s chant, when the fish landed on the boat; there was no breath left in it. P1313Jān wōt roro ko an Bojin eo, eḷak jok ek eo ioon wa eo, ejej kūtwōn.kōto
 I see them,” the Boatswain said as he took the wheel from the Captain and started an ancient navigator's chant. P509Iloi,” Bojin eo eba im bōk jebwe eo jān Kapen eo im jarōk juon alin ṃurlelo
 Lakeke in the west, they (the sailors) stand by, vehicle of the storm called Elmọñdik. (a chant.Ḷakeke to, rooj iekūt, waan Elmọñdik.Ḷakelōñ
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chantedThey chanted to the warriors to make them brave.Raar piniktake rūttariṇae ro bwe ren peran.piniktak
chanterThere is no other chanter whose incantation is as powerful as that woman's incantation.Ejjeḷọk ri-allōk mālkwōjin an allōk wōt lieñ.allōk
chantingThe chanting of elder folks of not so long ago was quite spectacular.Allōkin rūtto ro jeṃaanḷọk ekōppaḷpaḷ.allōk
 The medicine person is chanting and performing an incantation over Peter.Runo eo eṇ ej allōke Pita.allōk
 His chanting spurred us on to complete the hard task.An roro ear kaalmaroñe am kōtōprak jerbal eo epen.almaroñ
 Okay, let’s start chanting,” I heard Father say to the Boatswain. P839Ekwe jero jino ñijiri,” iroñ an Jema ba ñan Bojin eo.ñijir
 They're chanting while working.Rej rooje aer jerbal.roro
chantsHowever, he knows all kinds of stories, chants, and legends. P41Bōtab ejeḷā aolep kain bwebwenato, roro, kab inoñ.inọñ
 There are many chants for a vessel in the lagoon. Anything goes at sea.Elōñ rujān wa i lọmeto.roro
chapThat's the chap who'll initiate the song.Kijak eo enaaj bwilik tok ṃaan al eo ṇebwilik ṃaan
 He's a well-informed chap.Ḷadik eo ejeḷā tata ṇejeḷā
chapʻsThat chap's back in the dumps again.Ebar nana ṃūtōn kijak ṇeṃūtō-
chaptersThere will be five chapters peerforming in the coming Christmas festivities.Enaaj wōr ḷalem jebta ko ilo kūrijṃōj in.jebta
characterYour gift-reclaiming character will cause dissension.Ajejin Jowaūṃ enaaj kōṃṃan bōro jepel.ajejin Jowa
 He is revolting because of his bad character.Epāpijek kōn an nana.pāpijek
characteristicsThe characteristics of an expert.Abōnen ṃōkadeabōne-
 He's got the characteristics of a delinquent.Ḷōmān rinana.ḷōma-
charcoalPaint or chop up to the charcoal mark (older expression for atarḷain)Atar erran.atar
 Do you have any charcoal?Elōñ ke aṃ mālle?mālle
 Be careful not to spill charcoal all around inside that house.Lale emmāllele lowaan ṃōṇemālle
 Let's husk before cutting copra so we can also make charcoal.Jemān pinju bwe jen kab kōṃṃan mālle.pinju
 Please put the two fish on the charcoal and keep them there until they're half-done.Jouj im taaki waj ek ruo ṇe im jikadooli ñan aer koubuub.tōtaak
chargeThe person in charge of the oxygen was gone and the doctor didn't know what to do.Ejako ri-akjijen eo innām taktō eo eñak en et.akjijen
 Run along and get us some biscuits, and charge them to my account.Ettōr im akkaunitok jet kijed petkōj ilo akkaun eṇ .akkaun
 Charge the battery.Jaaje pāātre ṇejaaj
 Be sure to charge it to my account.Kab jaaje akkawūn eo .jaaj
 was in charge of the 8 pm to 12 midnight shift.Iar lale jep eo ilo 8 awa jota ñan 12 lukwōn boñ.jep
chargedThe person charged with looking for aijo plants is coming.Ri-kaaijo eo ṇe tok.aijo
 He's charged with washing people's hands after eating.Ri-aṃwin eo ṇeaṃwin
 That old battery will have to be charged all the time.Enaaj jejaajaj (ejjaajaj) bwe eṃor.jaaj
 The Court charged the boy with having been drunk.Koot ejaaje ḷadik eo ekar kadek.jaaj
 His associate was charged with murder and imprisoned.Ḷeo ri-karejeran ear kalbuuj kōn an kar uror. karejar
charismaticHe was so charismatic that when he died the entire atoll mourned for him.Ejjeḷam ettōlin ke eḷak mej aolepān aelōñ eo im ilomeje.ettōl
charmingHer charming movements drive me crazy.Ṃantin kattōñtōñ kaṇ an rōkabwebweik .kattōñtōñ
 That girl is charming.Ekattōñtōñ ledik eṇ.tōtōñ
chartDo you have chart of the Marshall Islands.Ewōr ke aṃ jaat in Ṃajōḷ in?jaat
 Who made the chart of these islands?Wōn ṇe ear jaate aelōñ kein?jaat
 Do you know how to plot a course on the chart?Kwōjeḷā ke kōttōbalbal?kōttōbalbal
charterThen one day Father and the two men met together and the idea arose that Father should approach the man who owned the twenty-two foot boat and ask if he would allow them to charter it to Likiep. P20Innem juon raan Jema kab ḷōṃarein ruo erjel kar kwelọk ippān doon im lo juon ḷōmṇak bwe Jema en kepaak ḷeo waan booj in im roñoul ruo ne aitokan im kajjitōk ippān emaroñ ke kōtḷọk wa eo waan bwe erjel en jata kake ñan Likiep.jata
 We have to follow the charter.Jej aikuj ḷoor jemānāe eṇ.jemānāe
charteringTwo other men from Likiep and I are chartering a guy’s boat. P239Kōmjel bar ruo ṃōṃaanin Likiep kōmjel ej jataik wa eṇ waan ḷōmenjata
 Two other men from Likiep and I are chartering a guy’s boat. P239 P239Kōmjel bar ruo ṃōṃaanin Likiep kōmjel ej jataik wa eṇ waan ḷōmenmen
chartsAre our compass and charts ready?” P285 P285Epojak ke adeañ kaṃbōj im jaat?”ad
 Are our compass and charts ready?” P285Epojak ke adeañ kaṃbōj im jaat?”jaat
 Are our compass and charts ready?” P285Epojak ke adeañ kaṃbōj im jaat?”kaṃbōj
chaseUse the surround method and chase the fish toward the coral.Koṃwin aḷeikḷọk ek ṇe ñan turin wōd eṇ.aḷe
 It is very difficult to chase him because he knows how to make quick, sharp turns.Ekadik pen kōpel ḷeeṇ bwe ejeḷā jeerinbale.jeerinbale
 Nobody can chase me off this land.Ikōn ṇa ilo jikin in.kōn
 Let's go chase the parrotfish into the weir because this is the right tide for them.Jero etal in kōttọọri merā ko bwe bōkāiier kiiō.kōttọọr
 Chase them to that shoal over yonder and catch them with the surrounding net.Koṃwin kōpooḷi ḷọk ñan turun ṇa uweo im kuṇaiki.kuṇa
chasedI chased the pig and caught it.Iar kōpeḷ piik eo im jibwe.jibwe
 He chased away the guests -- you know Carl.Ear kako ri-keemem ro, koḷmān Kaaḷ.koḷmān
 They chased and caught him.Rōkōpooḷe im jibwe.kōpooḷ
 The launch chased the ship.Ḷoon eo ear liboorore tiṃa eo.libooror
 At first my canoe was behind but a gusty wind fell, I chased and passed the others.Ear bat kōrkōr eo waō jinoun ak eḷak wōtlọk juon ḷadikin eoon ere eliboorore wa ko jet im ḷeḷadikin eoon ere
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chasingOnce the dog got a whiff of the robber it started chasing himKidu eo ej āt wōt bwiin ri-kọọt eo aj ekōpeḷe.ātāt
 I was chasing the boys but I couldn't catch up with them.Iaar iāllulu im ṃōk ak iaar jab jibwe ḷadik ro iaar kōbōḷ er.iāllulu
 They are chasing chickensRej kōkōpeḷ (ekkōpeḷ) baokōkōpeḷ
 They are chasing that chicken.Rej kōpeḷ(e) bao eṇ.kōkōpeḷ
 Stop chasing women because you are married.Eṃōj ṇe aṃ kōkōba bwe an ri-kien kwe.kōba
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chatDon't chat idly -- there's lots of work to be done.Jab lekōto bwe elōñ jerbal.lekōto
chatteringI'm so cold my teeth are chattering.Eḷap ōḷōḷ kōn piọ.ōḷōḷ
 The Captain stopped tossing and turning but his teeth were chattering and he was groaning. P1173Im Kapen eo ebōjrak an ukoktak ak ekar kaōḷōḷe wōt ñiin im ñūñūrōḷōḷ
 The reason I woke up was because of the people chattering on the dock. P258Unin ruj kōn an armej aeñwāñwā ioon wab eo.kōn
chattingThose fellows are chatting.Ḷōṃaro raṇ rej kōṃṃao bajjik.ṃōṃawi
cheapThe goods in that store are cheap.Edik oṇāān ṃweiuk ṃweeṇdik oṇea-
 Cheap, of little value.Dik tokja-.tokja-
cheatedThey cheated himRaar kaameọeoiki.kaammeọeo
cheaterHe is a cheater.E ej juon ri-kaammeọeo.kaammeọeo
cheatingYour cheating will one day bring you negative consequences.Ajej in kabwebweūṃ enaaj eltakin ṃaje eok juon iien.ajej in kabwebwe
 The cheating of evil men is not hard to see.Ej jab aelọk ajej in kabwebwein ri-nana.ajej in kabwebwe
 Why are you cheating meEtke kweālikinjepjepe ?ālikinjepjep
 They tore up his paper because he was cheating.Raar peọọt peba eo an kōn an kaammeọeo.kaammeọeo
 Stop cheating people with those poor quality watches.Kwōn jab peejneje armej kōn waj nana kaṇe.kōn
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cheatsHe cheats more in his dealings than that man.Eajej in kabwebwe ḷọk an jerbal jān ḷeieṇajej in kabwebwe
 He never cheats.Ejaje ajej in kabwebwe.ajej in kabwebwe
checkKindly check out the lower sides of my back.Kwōn ṃōk kaaeoik .aeo
 Would you check the calendar and see what date today is.Kwōn ṃōk lale aḷōṃṇak ṇe jete raan rainin.aḷōṃṇak
 You must endorse the check before it can be cashed.Kwōj aikuj jaini jāāk ṇe bwe ren maroñ kōḷḷāiki.jain
 Your check is from what company?Jāāk in koṃbani ta ṇe aṃ?jāāk
 What is the amount of your check?Jete kobban jāāk ṇe aṃ?jāāk
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checkeredHe was wearing a checkered shirtEjjekabkab jōōt eo an.jekab
 He wore a checkered shirtEjjekabootot jōōt eo an.jekaboot
checkersLet's see which of us is better at checkers.Itok kōjro jekab em atar doon.atar
 Be careful playing checkers with him because he's a champion.Kōjparok aṃ kukure (ikkure) ippān bwe ri-jaṃtiltil eo ṇejaṃtiltil
 The men are always playing checkers.Ḷōṃaraṇ rejjekabkap.jekab
 The men are playing checkers.Ḷōṃaro raṇ rej jekab.jekab
checkingThe guard is always checking or rechecking.Ejjāākāk waj eṇ.jāāk
 They are checking the brakes of the car.Rej jāāke būreek in kaar eṇ.jāāk
checksWhat pen did you sign the checks withPeen ta eo kwaar jaini jāāk ko kake?kake
cheerYou must cheer our team so they can be enthused toward winning.Koṃwin pinniki kumi eṇ ad bwe ren kōkōḷoḷo (ekkōḷoḷo) im wiin.pinnik
cheerfulHe leads a cheerful existenceEḷap an leṃōṇōṇō mour eṇ an.leṃōṇōṇō
cheeseFor this reason, many Westerners have given it the name Marshallese cheese. S28Kōn men in, elōñ ri-pālle rej ṇa etan Marshallese cheese.bwiro
 The flavor from its having been buried is like that of cheese when they make it. S28Nemān ilo an kallib, āinwōt bwiin jiij ñe rej kōṃṃane.bwiro
 I like cheese.Ennọ jiij.jiij
 We've run out of cheese and we should get some more.Jaikuj kajiij tok bwe eṃaat.jiij
 Put cheese in that sandwich.Jiiji jāānwūj ṇejiij
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chestThe boy has a birthmark on his chest.Ebuwak ubōn ḷadik eṇ.buwak
 He got the cobwebs off the chest.Ear kōkadeọeouk tōptōp eo.kadeọeo
chewBoil those pandanus so that they will be easy for us to chew.Kwōn aintini bōb kaṇe bwe ren pidodo ad wōdwōd.aintiin
 Those who boil pandanus aren't supposed to chew themRi-aintiin rej jab kijer in wōdwōd.aintiin
 Go pick an Aḷḷañinwa pandanus for us to chew onKwōn ilān okwajtok juon daarro Aḷḷañinwa.Aḷḷañinwa
 She said she had a toothache and couldn't chew pandanusEba emetak ñiin im eban wōdwōd bōb.ba
 Come chew some cooked pandanus.Itōm wōdwōd edouṃ.edouṃ
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chewedYour chewed the best part of the pandanus and gave him the butt (the ṃak).Kwowōde ajjipekin bōb eo im ḷak leḷọk ṃak eo.ajjipek
 His boss chewed him out for his constant tardiness.Bọọj eo an ear jueoonmọñūn kōn an ruruṃwijṃwij (irruṃwijṃwij).jueoonmọñ
 The fish the dog stole was all chewed upEmmālijlij ek eo kidu eo ear kiji.mālij
chewingBe careful you don't get your chewing gum stuck on your clothes.Lale eddāp nuknuk ṇe aṃ ilo bwil ṇededāp
 He'll get sick from not chewing his food well.Enaaj nañinmej kōn an jab kōmālij kijen.mālij
 He's chewing gumEj meme bwil.meme
 A few swam right underneath and we could feel them biting the keel and chewing the rudder. P1001Jet rej tok iuṃwin tok im kōm eñjake aer kūkijkiji kiiḷ eo an wa eo im ñariji jebwe eo.kiiḷ
chickThat chick belongs to the first brood.Jojo ṇe ej ṃōttan ro eo jinoin.ro
chickenHave you seen that lost chicken?Enañin aloklok ke bao eo ear jako.aloklok
 Don't make that chicken wildKwōn jab kaawiiaik bao eṇ.awiia
 This chicken is fitter to eat than that one over there.Ājinḷọk ṃōñā bao e jān bao uweo.āj
 I caught the chicken thieves last night.Iar jibwe ri-kōbbaoo ro boñ.bao
 He had chicken pox last year.Ear bok(e) ilo iiō eo ḷọkbok
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chicken-heartedMeanwhile Ijoon is the most chicken-hearted.Ak Ijoon ekwe eajineañro tata. ajineañro
chickensHe's rounding up his chickens for the night.Ej ajāl bao in jota.ajāl
 Go look for some wild chickens for our pet.Etal im allotok nejirro mānnimar.allo
 They bring chickens, pork, breadfruit, and all kinds of food and handicraft. S4Rej bōk waj bao im piik im im aolep kain ṃōñā, kab amiṃōṇo.amiṃōṇo
 There are lots of chickens on this island.Elōñ baoun laḷ āniinbao
 Chickens.Bawūn laḷ.bawūn
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chickenʻsWhen I cut the chicken's head off, it writhed in pain.Iḷak ṃwijit kōnwaan bao eo, ewūdikke.wūdikke
chickens/birdsThere are lots of chickens/birds on this island.Ebbaoo āniinbao
chicksDon't rob the hen of her eggs so she can have chicks.Jab eaklepe bao eṇ bwe ennejnej.eaklep
 There are lots of chicks in that pen.Ejojoe lowaan oror eṇ.jojo
 The hen has lots of chicks.Elōñ nejin lọlọ eo jojo.jojo
 The chicks are from America.Jojoin in Amedka.jojo
 The boy is looking for chicks.Ḷadik eo ej kajojo.jojo
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chiefThat chief carries power in his words.Eaejemjem an irooj eṇ naan.aejemjem
 The taste of today's ajbwirōk pandanus is not as good as in the day of Ḷañinni (Ḷañinni was the first prehistoric chief that can be traced back from whom descendants of the present day Kabua chiefly lineage originated.)Ajbwirōkin raan kein ejjab einwōt raan ko an ḶañinniAjbwirōk
 "Look up to the frigate bird" is a Marshallese proverb. (It means to follow and respect the traditional chief.)"Jede ak eō" ej juon iaan jabōn kōnnaan ko an ri-Ṃajeḷ.ak
 Let's go as a group to pay our respects to the dead chief.Jen aktale lọk irooj eṇ emej.aktal
 Chief Murjel's food storage was filled to the brim by his followers.Eobrak alein ekkan eo an Irooj Murjel ippān kajoor ro doon.ale
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chieflyThe taste of today's ajbwirōk pandanus is not as good as in the day of Ḷañinni (Ḷañinni was the first prehistoric chief that can be traced back from whom descendants of the present day Kabua chiefly lineage originated.)Ajbwirōkin raan kein ejjab einwōt raan ko an ḶañinniAjbwirōk
chiefsAjjipek is for chiefs.Daan irooj ajjipek.ajjipek
 This is the copra harvesting period reserved for the traditional chiefs.Aḷ eo an irooj in.aḷ
 The chiefs have their men compete in wrestling.Irooj ro raar kaeotaak ḷōṃaro doer.eotaak
 When we were getting close to the chief’s house, a person yelled to us. P226Ke kōṃro ej epaake ḷọk ṃōn irooj eo, juon armej elaṃōje ḷọk kōṃro.epaak
 Father shook the Chief’s hand and said goodbye to the Old Man and a few other people who where there. P474Jema ebar idik pein irooj eo im iọkiọkwe ḷọk ḷōḷḷap eo kab armej ro jet ijo.idik
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chiefʻsThey stocked the storehouse with food items in preparation for the chief's arrival.Raar kanne ale eo kōn ekkan im pojak ñan irooj eo.ale
 The chief's anger made his people murmur.An irooj eo lāj ekaaliñūrñūri armej ro an.alñūrñūr
 The porch of the chief's house was reinforced before the typhoon.Eaunwōḷāiki etōñaakin ṃweo iṃōn irooj eo ṃokta jān an taibuun.añinwoḷā
 They keep on visiting the chief's house.Etal-in-wot juon aer loḷọk Irooj eo.etal in wōt juon
 The Chief's house is at the lagoon side of the church.Ṃweeṇ iṃōn irooj eo ej pād jabar in ṃōn jar eo.jabar
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chieftainA chieftain has died.Ebwilọklañ.bwilọklañ
 Nowadays we Marshallese have ceased killing and burying each other with a deceased chieftain.Raan kein ejako ad ri-Ṃajeḷ uraiki doon.ura
childStop whirling that child aroundEṃōj ṇe aṃ kaadeboululi ajiri ṇeaddeboulul
 It's louder than the whisper of a child.Eḷḷaaj jān ajjinonin ajiri.ajjinono
 It's a limp he's had since he was a child.Ajjukubin jān ke ear dik.ajjukub
 He speaks like a child.Eajri an kōnnaan.ajri
 He looks after a child wellEṃṃan an kaajjiriri.ajri
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childenThe childen of that couple are always well built.Ebbakukkuk nejin jar eṇ.bakūk
childishYou're so childish you're a cry baby.Baj ajriiṃ ke kwojjañjañ.ajri
 Don't be childish as you're an old manKwōn jab kaajriiki eok bwe kwōḷōḷḷap.ajri
childrenThose children are awfully noisy.Eḷap an aeñwāñwā ajri raṇ.aeñwāñwā
 The acid that's used in batteries is dangerous therefore keep it out of reach of the children.Ekauwōtata ajetin pāātōre innem kōjparoke jān ajiri ro.ajet
 She's known for relying on children to do chores for her.Eaajriin uwaake lieṇ.ajriin uwaak
 The children and playing and dangling on the leaves of the coconut tree.Ajri ro raṇ rej ikkure im allitoto ilo kimejān ni eṇ.allitoto
 (Behave, children), or he'll pinch and hurt you.Lale bwe apapin ekōmmetak.apap
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childrenʻsChange the children's clothes so they can go out and play.Kwōn ekpaik ajiri raṇe bwe ren ilān ikkure.ekpā
childʻsWash the child's hands because s/he hasn't learned how to do so yet.Kwōn aṃwinḷọk pein ajri ṇe bwe ej jañin jeḷā.aṃwin
 Has that child's bottom been washed?Eṃōj ke an ajri eo eọreor?eọreor
 Wash that child's bottom.Kwōn kāeọreore ajri eṇ.eọreor
 That child's clothes are always getting wet.Eṇṇokṇok nuknuk eṇ an ajri eṇ.ṇok
chillPerhaps the cold sea breeze is the reason land-based chill is not as biting as the ocean one.Bwōlen kōto ṃoḷo ṇe ioon lọmeto ej kōṃṃan bwe piọ in eppānene en jab ekkañin wōt piọ in ioon lọmeto.eppānene
 Feeling chilly while on dry land is not the same as the chill one experiences on open ocean.Piọ in eppānene ej jab joñan wōt piọ in eoon lọjet.eppānene
 Only the sort of chill one gets on dry land, where a fire can soon warm, not like a chill at sea.Piọ in eppānene.eppānene
 Only the sort of chill one gets on dry land, where a fire can soon warm, not like a chill at sea.Piọ in eppānene.eppānene
 His is a minor case of the negligable chill one gets while on dry land.Piọ waan men eṇ ippān kōnke piọ in eppānene.eppānene
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chillsYour language gives her the chills.Aṃ kōnnaan rot ṇe ekakotok-kilin.kotok-kilin
chillyCuddle this baby because it's chilly.Kwōn atbọkwōj niñniñ e bwe epiọ.atbọkwōj
 I am folding my arms because I'm chilly.Ña ij bokpā bwe ipiọ.bokpā
 I'm so chilly I'm shivering.Eḷap ebeb kōn piọ.ebeb
 Feeling chilly while on dry land is not the same as the chill one experiences on open ocean.Piọ in eppānene ej jab joñan wōt piọ in eoon lọjet.eppānene
 Feeling chilly while on dry land.Piọọn eppānene.eppānene
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chimedMust have been several days,” chimed in the Boatswain. P1228Jet ko ke raan,” ebbōkak ippān Bojin eo.bōbōkak
chimneyThe lamp chimney is broken.Erup jimniin ḷantōn eo.jimni
ChineseChinese chopsticks are good.Eṃṃan aji in Jeina.aji
 Where is that expert from? A Chinese expertAkajein ia ṇe? Akajein Jeina.akaje
 Many are part Japanese, German, Chinese, Portuguese, and also from other countries of origin. S3Elōñ apkaaj in Nippoñ, Jāmne, Jeina, Bodeke, im bar elōñ laḷ.apkaaj
 The Chinese saloon is smaller than the American saloon.Baar in China eṇ edik jān baarin America eṇ.baar
 Japanese buckets are better than Chinese bucketsBakōj in Japan eṃṃan jān bakōj in China.bakōj
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Chinese-madeU.S.-made trucks can carry more cargo than the Chinese-made onesEtūkanne ḷọk tūrakin Pālle jān tūrakin Jeina.tūkanne
chipHe's a chip off the old block.Āinḷọk wōt jemān.āinḷọk wōt
chippedThe blade of this machete is chipped.Ebwilọk mejān jāje e.mejān jāje
 The blade of the knife was chipped in several places.Ettāṃoṇṃoṇ mejān ṇaib eo.tāṃoṇ
chippingThe sailors are chipping off rust from the ship.Jeḷa ro rej kañkañe tiṃa eo.kañkañ
chipsWe have made chips out of the pandanus.Eṃōj am jekakaik bōb ko.jekaka
 When it is ripe, you bake it and it becomes liped (baked breadfruit) or jekaka (breadfruit chips). S12Ñe ej emmed, kwōj uṃwini im ewaḷọk liped ak jekaka.memed
chiselCut up that drum with the cold chisel.Kwōn kooḷjejeḷe tūraṃ ṇekooḷjejeḷ
 Chisel that notch so that it fits.Kwōn medeik ṃōk tiek ṇe bwe en koṇ.mede
chocolateGo and get for some chocolate for us.Etal im kajokleej tok.jọkleej
 Where did you get your chocolate fromJọkleej in ia ṇe kijōṃ?jọkleej
 Whose chocolate candy is this?Kijen wōn e jọkleej?jọkleej
 Watch out or your clothes might get chocolate all over them.Lale ejjọklejej nuknuk ṇe aṃ.jọkleej
 Be careful you don't get chocolate on your clothes.Lale ejọkleeje nuknuk ṇe aṃjọkleej
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choiceTheir persuasiveness was evident in their choice of words.Aejemjemier ealikkar ilo naan ko aer.aejemjem
 Strangers do not have a choice.Armej jeedwaan rej jab ekkāālel.armej jeedwaan
 Your eyes are looking at too many choices which will result in the achievement of none.Your eyes are looking at too many choices which will result in the achievement of none. (Lit. Having too many eyes to take in your choice will cause you to loose your grip and to drift aft between the outrigger and the hull and away from the canoe.Elōñ mejān aṃ ātet innem kwomaroñ in peeto kōtaan apit to!ātet
 That's a choice tree for coconut sap.Ni tōtāāñeñ (ettāāñeñ) men ṇetāāñ
choicesYour eyes are looking at too many choices which will result in the achievement of none.Your eyes are looking at too many choices which will result in the achievement of none. (Lit. Having too many eyes to take in your choice will cause you to loose your grip and to drift aft between the outrigger and the hull and away from the canoe.Elōñ mejān aṃ ātet innem kwomaroñ in peeto kōtaan apit to!ātet
ChooseChoose trees that are good for picking green coconuts and note their location.Jedkā im lali erki wōt ni in entak kein.jedkā
 Now all songs from all islands are heard on the air, and people can choose those they like—those that are good and those that are not. S26Kiiō aolep al jān aolep aelōñ rej jañ ilo mejatoto im armej remaroñ in kālet ko rōkōṇaan, ko rōṃṃan, ak ko renana.mejatoto
choosyIsn't he choosy when it comes to food!Emake kile kijen!kile
 You'd better not be choosy or you'll be sorry.Jab kōrkōr ioon kūro bwe kwōnaaj jerata.kōrkōr ioon kūro
chopPaint or chop up to the charcoal mark (older expression for atarḷain)Atar erran.atar
 Chop that tree so that the heart of it appears.Jek wōjke ṇe bwe en waḷọk buḷōn.boḷ
 Chop down that coconut tree away from the house.Kwōn jokake ḷọk ni ṇe jān ṃweeṇjokak
 Chop that firewood there.Kwōn jek kane ṇekane
choppedThe coconut tree has been chopped downEṃōj juoke ni eo.jijuok
 The coconut tree has been chopped downEjokak ni eo.jokak
 Have you chopped the coconuts in the pile I made?Kwōnañin jeke ke jokāin waini eo iar aini?jokā
choppingDon't keep chopping that copra nut.Kwōn jab jejekjeke (ejjekjeke) waini ṇejekjek
 They are chopping copra nuts (in two lengthwise).Rej jekjek waini.jekjek
choppyThe ocean started getting kind of choppy. P113Ioon lọjet ejino an kain ṇe liṃaajṇoṇo bajjek.liṃaajṇoṇo
 It's obviously choppy today from the pitching of the boat.Alikkar an ḷōḷap (eḷḷap) ṇo jān an kajoor ṃwitaakin wa in.ṃwitaak
chopsticksPlease use chopsticks to serve me a little rice.Ajiiki tok ṃōk jidik raij.aji
 He's using chopsticks.Ej aji im ṃōñāaji
 It was good to watch the Pikinni people eating with chopsticks.Emṃan ad aluje an ri-Pikinni raṇ ṃōñā kōn aji.aji
 Chinese chopsticks are good.Eṃṃan aji in Jeina.aji
 I don't know how to use chopsticks.Ijaje ṃōñā kōn aji.aji
choreDon't do another chore before you finish the first.Kwōn jab jibwe turin aṃ jerbal.jibwe turin jerbal
choresShe's known for relying on children to do chores for her.Eaajriin uwaake lieṇ.ajriin uwaak
 Let's do our Saturday chores and prepare for tomorrow.Kōjeañ kōjādede em kōppojak ñan ilju.Jādede
chorusHe is the one who leads the chorus at church.Rijjino al eo eṇ ilo iṃōn jar eṇ.jijino
 That's the director of the chorus.Ṃaajta eo an jabta eo ṇeṃaajta
chosenIt was finally a time when the Marshallese had chosen their own representatives, and there was great excitement. S16Ej kab kar juon iien an ri-Ṃajeḷ maat im kālōt ri-kwelọk ro aer im ear kanooj ḷap ejjeurur.jejeurur
ChristAll congregations of the United Church of Christ meet in Mājro every two years.Aolep eklejia ko an Jarin Radik Doon ilo Ṃajōḷ rej kwelọk aolep ḷọkin juon iiō ilo Mājro.eklejia
 The congretations of the United Church of Christ in the Marshall Islands.Ekelejia ko an Jarin Radik Doon ilo Ṃajōḷeklejia
 Christ is my guide.Kūraij ej Ri-jiniet (hymn).jiniet
 Christ fulfilled his word when he rose on the third day.Kūraij ear kaṃool naan eo an ke ear jerkakpije ilo raan eo kein kajilu.kaṃool
 The apostles ate the last supper with Christ.Ri-kaḷoor ro raar ṃōñāin kōjab ippān Kūraij.ṃōñāin kōjab
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ChristianA so-called Christian but he smokes in secret.Āt in wōt ke Kūrijin ak ej lijāludik.āt
ChristmasDo you plan to make us some coconut candy for Christmas?Kwōj ḷōmṇak ke in ametōṃatok kijerro ñan Kūrijṃōj?ametōṃa
 The Christmas tree is over-decorated.Etar jān joñan an inōknōk wōjkein kirijṃōj eṇ.inōknōk
 There will be five chapters peerforming in the coming Christmas festivitiesEnaaj wōr ḷalem jebta ko ilo kūrijṃōj in.jebta
 There will be a song fest this Christmas.Enaaj or jebta Kūrijṃōj in.jebta
 Christmas spiritJitūbōn Kūrijṃōj.jetōb
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chronicShe has chronic epilepsyEwōr an mijen anen etao.anen etao
 He's known for his chronic seizuresRi-anen etao men eṇ.anen etao
 A chronic spouse stealer.Rukkuul bōro.kukuul
chuckledEverything is fine,” the Boatswain said and then chuckled. P762Ej eṃṃan wōt itokin,” Bojin eo eba innem ettōñ.itok
chucklingThis guy sure is brave,” Father said, chuckling as the two of them carried him down with both hands. P1048Māllen eañ in ebuñut ḷakijoñjoñ in,” Jema eba im ettōñ dikdik ke erro kar pārorāiki laḷ ḷọkmāl
 This guy sure is brave,” Father said, chuckling as the two of them carried him down with both hands. P1048Māllen eañ in ebuñut ḷakijoñjoñ in,” Jema eba im ettōñ dikdik ke erro kar pārorāiki laḷ ḷọkpārorā
chumIs there any chum to attract the fish?Ewōr ke kein kaaṃaṃ?aṃaṃ
 Throw chum toward the east while I throw chum toward the west.Kaaṃaṃ tawaj bwe ij kaaṃaṃ to.aṃaṃ
 Throw chum toward the east while I throw chum toward the west.Kaaṃaṃ tawaj bwe ij kaaṃaṃ to.aṃaṃ
 Go ahead and chum so that we can fish.Kwōn anan ḷọk bwe jen eọñōd.anan
 They're throwing chum there before they fish.Rej ane ijeṇ ṃokta jān aer eọñōd.ane
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chummerWill we take along a chummer when we go bottom fishing?Ewōr ke ri-anan ñan kōjro ñe kōjro etal in urōk?anan
chummingYou're not doing a good job of chumming because I'm not getting any bites.Ewi wāween aṃ anan ke ej jab ṃōñā!anan
chunksWhy do you cut the fish up into chunks?Etke kwōj kabbukwōnkwōne ek ṇebukwōn
chunkyThis pork is too chunky.Eḷap an baj bbukwōnkwōn piik in.bukwōn
churchDon't wear your hair loose on your back to the church because the parson will scold you.Kwōn jab aleakḷọk ñan ṃōnjar eṇ bwe ri-kaki eṇ enaaj lu eok.aleak
 Who composed these Catholic Church hymnsWōn eo ear kine alin jarin Katlik kein?alin jar
 That congregation is using their monthly contributions to build their new church.Eklejia eṇ ej allōñijuuki wōṇāān ṃōn jar kāāl eṇ aer.allōñ iju
 Have you made your monthly contribution (to the church) yetKwōnañin door ke allōñ iju eo aṃ?allōñ iju
 I'm not going to church with you because I'm dirty.Ij jab iwōj in jar bwe ibwiltoonon.bwiltoonon
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churchesSome churches today have converted some cowboy tunes and used them as hymns.Jet kabuñ raan kein eṃōj aer alin jare jet iaan tonin alin kauboe kaṇ.alin jar
ChuukeseThe Chuukese eat sea cucumber.Ri-Ruk rej ṃōñā jipenpen.jipenpen
cigaretteI'm going to wait till I'm really dying before having a cigarette.Ij kaañūrñūr ṃokta im ḷak ṃōj, kōbaatat.añūr
 Say, how about giving me a cigarette?Baj letok ṃōk juon jikka?baj
 He is the cigarette bummerRi-baṃ jikka eo ṇebaṃ
 I only knew this because I saw him stick his hand in his pocket and take out a cigarette and a match. P768Unin ba men in kōnke ikar lo an rwe bōjọ eo an im kwaḷọk jikka eo kijen im juon mājet.bōjọ
 So much so that even though he hadn't finished his cigarette, he threw it away and lit up another. P881Joñan, ej jañin kar maat wōt jikka eo kijen ak ejibwe im kadkad to ḷọk eake ak ebar tile juon.eake
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cigarettesI can't get any cigarettes because the companies can't get any.Iban ellolo jikka kiiō bwe eḷap an akā ñan kombani.akā
 They claim that cigarettes cause ulcers.Rej ba ke jikka ej kaaḷjere kōj.aḷjer
 People here are craving cigarettes since the ship hasn't come yet.Eḷap añūr in kōn an jañin itok wa.añūr
 You'd better stop bumming my cigarettes before I run out.Eṃōj ṇe aṃ baṃe bwe enāj maat jikka kijō.baṃ
 He carries cigarettes in his pockets.Ej kōbbōjọjo jikka.bōjọ
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cinchHave no fear for it'll be a cinch.Jab inepata bwe kijen niñniñ.kijen niñniñ
 The test was a cinch.Kijen niñniñ teej eo.kijen niñniñ
circleAre there lots of fish in that circle?Elōñ ke kobban aḷe eṇ?aḷe
 Don't swing the child around in a circle or it'll want to throw up.Jab jelpaake niñniñ ṇe bwe enaaj ṃōḷañḷōñjelpaak
circlingHis was the circling movement of an agile person such that he didn't fall but stood poised and ready.Itūrrọọlin util de eo, eñeo ejab pedo ak ejutak wōt im pojak.itūrrọọl
circulateHe's a person who doesn't circulate.Ej juon armej eo ej jab allolo.allolo
circulatesThe arteries and veins in our body are the ways blood circulates in our bodies.Eke kein ilo ānbwinnid rej iaḷan bōtōktōk ilo ānbwinnidiaḷan bōtōktōk
cisternOur cistern caught some of the rain squalls.Ear tōteiñ (etteiñ) aebōj eṇ aṃro ilo wōt ko.aebōj
 Who built this cistern? I did.Aebōj-jimeeṇin wōn in? Aebōj-jimeeṇū.aebōj-jimeeṇ
 The water was so calm that it looked glassy as if it were inside a cistern. P994Joñan, eḷae ioon dān āinwōt lowaan juon aebōj-jimeeṇ.aebōj-jimeeṇ
 Could you build me a water cistern?Kwōmaroñ ke aebōj-jimeeṇe tok juon arro?aebōj-jimeeṇ
 How long does the water in your cistern last you? or How long do you get to use the water in your cistern?Ewi toon aṃ amān dān eṇ ilo aebōj jimāāṇ ṇe aṃ?amān
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cisternsThe cisterns built by the Japanese were still standing up.Ear jutak wōt aebōj-jimeeṇin Jepaan ko.aebōj-jimeeṇ
 How many cisterns are there on this island.Jete aebōj-jimeeṇ iānin?aebōj-jimeeṇ
 Before Westerners came to the Marshalls, people used to use tree catchments, cisterns, and ocean water for bathing, washing hands, and drinking. S22Ṃokta jān an itok armej in pālle ñan Ṃajeḷ, ri-Ṃajeḷ rōkein kōjerbal eṃṃak, aebōj laḷ, kab lọjet ñan tutu, aṃwin, im idaak.ṃōṃak
 Now there are cisterns near almost all homes. S22Kiiō enañin wōr aebōj laḷ iturin aolep eṃ.nañin
 Nowadays cisterns are better and cleaner. S22Raan kein ekanooj in eṃṃanḷọk im erreoḷọk aebōj laḷ.raan
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citizenHe became a Marshallese citizen after he married a Marshallese.Ear erom juon ri-Ṃajeḷ ālkin an paleek juon ri-Ṃajeḷ.erom
citizensShould there be laws against the possession of arms by the citizens?Ej aikuj ke wōr kien ṇae bōkkāwūdik?bōkkāwūdik
cityThe city was hit with a tornado when I phoned him yesterday.Eaire jikin kwelọk eo ke ij talboone inne.aire
 This city has rows and rows of houses.Ealenlen iṃōn jikin kwelọk in.alen
 After the bomb, the city was a wreck of twisted steel.Ālkin baaṃ eo, eiñtōktōk māāl ilo jikin eo.iñtōk
 The capitol city of the Marshalls is Majuro.Jikin kwelọk eo eḷap an Ṃajōḷ ej Mājro.jikin kwelọk
 They completely demolished the city.Eṃōj aer kọkkure jikin kweilọk eo.kọkkure
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civiliansThey're civilians.Jepelien men raṇ.jepelien
claimThey claim that cigarettes cause ulcers.Rej ba ke jikka ej kaaḷjere kōj.aḷjer
claimsHe claims that your souls will die in hell.Ej ba enaaj mej ami ilo keena.ami
clamThat was a great giant clam shellAded kijoñjō men eo.aded
 It's obviously a giant clam shell from Pikar Atoll.Adedin Pikaar bwe ealikkar.aded
 There are lots of giant clam shells on the beach of this island.Eḷap wōt an adede arin āninaded
 It obviously was a huge giant clam, judging from its shell.Jān wōt dettan aded kaṇe kar adedin, ealikkar bwe ekar juon kapoor eo ekilep. aded
 A giant clam shell is cemented to the concrete top.Rej adede ioon jimeeṇ eṇ.aded
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clammingOne of the women who are clamming has returned.Juon iaan ri-kajukkwe ro ilo ṇa eṇ ear jepḷaaktok.jukkwe
 You two go and start clamming this way from that small island.Koṃro ilọk im kajukkwetok jān āne jidikdik eṇ.jukkwe
 They are clamming at the shoal.Rej kajukkwe ilo ṇa eṇ.jukkwe
 Let's go clamming at that shoal.Jen etal in kakkōr ilo ṇa eṇ.ṇa
clamorIt's the clamor of a crowd.Aeñwāñwāin jarlepeju.aeñwāñwā
clamorouslyHe was running scared and clamorously in that direction.Ḷeo eo ej kọkorkor waj ijeṇeṇe waj.kọkorkor
clamsThe clams have been made into jiokraEjiokra mejānwōd ko.jiookra
 Let's make jiookra out of these clams.Jen jiookraik mejānwōd kein.jiookra
 Just take the meat out of the clams because the shells will only be (undesirable) added weight.Bōk wōt kobban dimwūj kaṇe bwe ekaddoujuj aded kaṇe.kaddoujuj
 They went to dive for and bring back giant clams.Rōmoot in tūtuur (ittuur) tok kapoor.tūtuur
clanThe well-known lust within the Ri-Ṃae clan.Aelellọḷin jowi eṇ an Ri-Ṃae.aelellaḷ
 The relationship within our clan will last forever because it's alive and well.Aerṃwein jowi in ad ej ñan indeo kōn aer jeḷā aerṃweiki doon.aerṃwe
 He's bound to be a reclaimer of gifts as a member of the Jowa clan.Eban jab ajejin Jowa bwe jowi eo an eṇ.ajejin Jowa
 My mother's clan is Erroja, for this reason my clan is also an Erroja.Jowi eo an jinō Erroja, im kōn menin jowi eo ej bar Erroja.Erroja
 My mother's clan is Erroja, for this reason my clan is also an Erroja.Jowi eo an jinō Erroja, im kōn menin jowi eo ej bar Erroja.Erroja
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clappedThe audience clapped their hands.Ri-alwōj ro raar kabbokbok.alwōj
 The audience clapped their hands.Ri-alwōj ro raar kabbokbok.alwōj
ClaraʻsLet's go to Clara's restaurant.Kōjro etal ñan ṃōn ṃōñā eṇ an Kūḷara.ṃōn ṃōñā
clarifyWill you clarify what you're saying?Kaalikkare ṃōk ta eo kwōj ba.alikkar
clashedThey almost clashed.Erro baj jibwe doon wōt jidik.jibwe doon
claspedThat man is always walking with his hands clasped behind him.Ḷeo ekijoñ enliklik eṇ.enliklik
claspsOne always clasps his hands behind him.Ri-enliklik.enliklik
classHigh classArōṃṃan.ar
 What class is that?Arōt ṇear
 Class four has nothing but delinquents.Aolep kumi eṇ ilo kilaaj emān boea wōt.boea
 Graduating class.Jarin kadduojḷọk.jar
 He is the last in his class.Jājiṃaat tata eo eṇ ilo kilaaj eṇ an.jājiṃaat
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classroomHer classroom is better equipped with calendars than your classroom is.Eaḷōṃṇakeḷọk kilaaj ruuṃ eṇ an jān kilaaj ruuṃ ṇe aṃ.aḷōṃṇak
 Her classroom is better equipped with calendars than your classroom is.Eaḷōṃṇakeḷọk kilaaj ruuṃ eṇ an jān kilaaj ruuṃ ṇe aṃ.aḷōṃṇak
clawThe big claw of the coconut crab.Jānit-lep in baru lep.jānit
 Claw of a coconut crab.Jāntin barulep.jānit
 Claw of a coconut crab.Jāntin barulep.jāntin
clawedThe cat clawed my shirt to shreds.Kuuj eo ear rakutake jōōt eo em potak.rakutak
clawsThey are eating coconut-crab claws.Rej ṃōñā jānit in barulep.jānit
CleanClean the leaves from the pandanus stem for him.Ainṃakeḷọk bōb eṇ daan.ainṃak
 The way to make salt fish is first, we clean the fish, and if they are big fish, we cut them into smaller sections, or if they are small fish, we put them whole to soak in salt water overnight. S27Wāween jọọḷ ek, ṃokta jej karreoik ek ko, im eḷañe ek killep men ko jej ṃwijiti im kōṃṃan bukwōn jidik, ak eḷañe ek jidik, jej kaiouki wōt in jooni ilo dānnin-jọọḷ iuṃwin juōn boñ.bukwōn
 This plate isn't clean.Ebūrar pilej e.būrar
 The way to make salt fish is first, we clean the fish, and if they are big fish, we cut them into smaller sections, or if they are small fish, we put them whole to soak in salt water overnight. S27Wāween jọọḷ ek, ṃokta jej karreoik ek ko, im eḷañe ek killep men ko jej ṃwijiti im kōṃṃan bukwōn jidik, ak eḷañe ek jidik, jej kaiouki wōt in jooni ilo dānnin-jọọḷ iuṃwin juōn boñ.iio
 Hurry,” he called to me, and return to the dock and clean your legs before you step on this boat!” P47Ṃōkaj,” ekkūr tok, im bar rọọl ñan ioon wab ṇe im karreoiki neeṃ ṃōṃkaj jān aṃ juur tok ioon wa in!”ioo-
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cleanedThe junk is getting cleaned up bit by bit.Eapdikḷọk jidik menọknọk ko.apdik
 They have cleaned up underneath the breadfruit tree.Eṃōj rakiji ioṃwin eṇ.iuṃwi-
 The dishes you washed are the most poorly cleaned.Jālōt tata kein ṃōñā kwaar kwaḷi.jālōt
 The fish have to be cleaned before being cooked.Ek kaṇe raikuj jejjet ṃokta jān aer kōmat.jejjet
 Haven't those fish been cleaned yetRōnañin jejjet ke ek ko?jejjet
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cleanerHe is best fish cleaner.Ri-jejjet ek eo ejeḷā tata ṇejejjet
 Nowadays cisterns are better and cleaner. S22Raan kein ekanooj in eṃṃanḷọk im erreoḷọk aebōj laḷ.raan
cleaningThey are cleaning that tract of iupejRej kaiupeje wāto eṇ.iupej
 I'm cleaning the rust off of my rifle.Ij kajjouk bu e .kajjo
 I finished cleaning up the place where they had eaten and washing the dishes, P313Ededeḷọk karreoiki jikin mōñā eo kab kōnnọ ko.kōnnọ
 While I was cleaning the place where they had eaten, I heard the noise of someone running on the dock. P306Ke ij karreoiki ijo erjel kar ṃōñā ie, iroñ ainikien kọkorkor ioon wab eo.kọkorkor
clean-upThey were having a general clean-up on Sunday.Rar jotoiñ in jabōt.jotoiñ
clearIt's such a clear day that we can see Arno from where we are.Baj alikkarin mejatoto ke jej errelọk im lo Arṇo jān ijin.alikkar
 Is it understood? Is it clear?Ealikkar ke?alikkar
 It was very clear. P1133Elukkuun alikkar.alikkar
 "It's quite clear that the north star shines brightly" —words from a popular contemporary song.Alkarkar ke ijuun eañ erabōlḷọk.alkarkar
 Didn’t the two of you notice from the way the wind was blowing that we were on the lee side of the island, but now as the wind blows, it’s clear we’re at a distance from the island? P922Koṃro kar kile ke an añināne raan eo ak kiiō eñin eḷak detak ekalikkar ad ettoḷọk jān āne
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clearedThe Captain cleared his throat but then was silent and didn’t say anything. P782Kapen eo emmelkwarkwar bajjek ijo im ḷak kar jillọk im lōr.lur
 This island has been cleared very well.Emake maajaj āninmaaj
clearlyHe clearly wasn’t strong enough yet because as soon as he stood up he almost buckled over. P1223Ealikkar an kar jañin kajoor kōnke eḷak jutak ewātin ālokjakālokjak
 The only way we would make it was for the wind to die down enough for us to raise the sail; clearly the engine was not going to work. P787Kōl eo de eo kōmmān maroñ kar kōṃṃane, eḷaññe eṃṃan kōto, lewūjḷā kōnke alikkar ke eban ṃōṃan injin eo ammān.kōl
 One can clearly hear the distant rumble of waves.Ealikkar ainikien ñūñūrñūr (iññūrñūr) in ṇoñūñūr
 If that’s a boat, it’s clearly sailing toward us.” P1124Alikkar ke ñe wa men eṇ, ej tar tok.”tar
 It wasn't quite clear how the benchmarks in the study could clearly be useful.Ear jab kanooj alikkar ekōjkan an ṃuriniej ko ilo ekkatak eo maroñ in lukkuun alikkar an wōr tokjāer. ṃuriniej
clearsWe need to wait a little while longer till the weather clears up.” P789Kōjmān kōkōṃanṃanḷọk wōt bar jidik.”kōṃanṃan
cleatsI think I'll install the sheet cleats on my canoe now.Ij ja tan jirukliiki wa eṇ waō.jirukli
clerkHe's employed as a file clerk.Jerbal eo an eṇ baeḷi peba kaṇ.baeḷ
 She is the file clerk for this office.Ri-baeḷ eo an office in eṇ.baeḷ
cleverHe's so clever.Ejjeḷọk wōt jiṃaatin.jiṃaat
climateThe change of climate has speeded up the harvest season for the first pandanus fruits for this estate.Oktakin mejatoto ekakeọik ṃōkaj wōtin in bōb eo iṃwiin.akeọ
 The climate in Hawaii is nice.Eṃṃan mejatotoun Awai.mejatoto
climaxYou missed the part when the contest reached a climax.Kwōjako jān an bok keem eo.bok
climbI'm old and now too weak to climb treesIḷōḷḷap im banban ñan tallōñ kiiō.banban
 Let's test our strength and climb.Jero kaddipenpen em tallōñ.dipen
 You should start letting him learn how to climb coconut trees to pick green coconuts.Kwōn jino kaentake bwe en katak entak.entak
 The tree where the birds roost is too tall for anyone to climb.Eḷap aetok joor eṇ im ejjeḷọk emaroñ talliñe.joor
 The tree where the birds roost is too tall for anyone to climb.Juurōn bao eṇ eḷap an aetok im ejjeḷọk emaroñ talliñe.joor
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climbedMr. Engineer, you and the Boatswain bring your boat up alongside that boat over there,” the Captain said and then climbed up when he saw the Old Man and the Chief standing with the other people on the pier. P1344Injinia e, kōmiro Bojin kaatartar waj wa ṇe waadmān,” Kapen eo ekar ba innem wanlaḷ ḷọk ke ej lo ḷōḷḷap eo im irooj eo ippān armej ro ioon wab eo.atartar
 He climbed the tree with his ankles tied.Ear entouk ni.ento
 He climbed upstairs to the attic.Ear jikin uwe lōñḷọk ñan po eṇ.jikin uwe
 He used bands around his ankles and climbed that coconut tree.Ear lekae im tallōñe ne eṇ.kae
 When we were all finished I climbed through the doorway to the outside and took a big breath because I was really starting to get seasick from the smell of gas and oil inside. P757Ṃōjin an dedeḷọk jerbal eo itallōñ ḷọk i lowaan kōjām eo im ḷak ijo nabōj, ibōk menwa bwe āinwōt iwātin kar bar ḷōlao kōn nemān kiaj im wōil eo i lowa.lowa
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climbingHe is someone who knows how to use guy-bands for climbing.Ḷeo ejeḷā lekae ṇekae
 He is the man expert in climbing coconut trees with a guy.Ḷeo ejeḷā kae ni ṇekae
 Try climbing up on top of the mast, Mr. Boatswain, and if you can see anything up ahead,” Father told him. P1190Kajjioñ ṃōk wanlōñ ḷe, Bojin, im lale ta kwōlo i ṃaan,” Jema ekar ba ñanekajjioñ
 The boy is climbing up a rope to the breadfruit branch.Ḷadik eo ej pitto lōñḷọk ñan raan eo.pitto
 Father took over the tiller, and the Boatswain, using a climbing method in which only the feet and hands touch the tree, climbed up the base of the mast. P1191Jema ewelọk ilo jila eo ak Bojin eḷọrronpā lōñ ḷọk idāpin kaju eo lōñ ḷọkḷọrronpā
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ClinchClinch the nails.Kwōn kūḷiniji dila kaṇe.kūḷinij
clingingWe can't go on clinging to each other forever.Eban ein dein ḷọk wōt arro aibabbab in deo.bab
 I am sure we are southeast of the island,” the Captain insisted, clinging to his opinion. P897Lukkuun ke jeḷe i rōk reaarin aelōñ eo,” Kapen eo ekar akweḷap wōt kōn ijo an.reeaar
clinkingStop clinking those coins because we're annoyed by the noise.Kwōn jab kattōñtōñi jāān dekā kaṇe bwe jouwaroñ.jāān dekā
ClipClip his hair.Ṃwijbare bōran.ṃwijbar
clippedThe heads of the prisoners were clipped and shaved.Raar piḷōḷe ri-kalbuuj ro im ear kweejej bōrāer.kweejej
clobberDo it one more time and I'll clobber youÑe kobar kōṃṃane inaaj jinṃaik eok.jinṃa
clobberedThe bad guy got clobbered.Rōnotoñe rinana eo.notoñ
 His team got clobbered at the games.Rōpejajuuk kumi eo an.pejaju
clockWhat time does the clock inside say?” the Captain asked the Boatswain. P362Jete awa ilo awa ṇe i lowa?” Kapen eo ekar kajjitōk ḷọk ippān Bojin eo.awa
 I’m sorry, but that clock doesn’t work,” the old man said. P212Joḷọk bōd ak ej jab jerbal awa e,” ḷōḷḷap eo eba.awa
 No one said anything for a few minutes until Father looked at the clock hanging in the engine room and said, But it is morning. P657Ejej eṇ ekar bar kōnono iuṃwin jet minit, innem Jema ekalimjek ḷọk awa eo i kiin ṃōn injin eo tu lōñ im ba, Bwe ke eraan.kallimjek
 What time is it on your clock?” Father asked and stared at a clock hanging the wall of the house. P211Jete awa ilo awa ṇe nejiṃ?” Jema ekajjitōk im kalimjek ḷọk juon awa ej tōtoto ikiin ṃweonāji-
 What time is it on your clock?” Father asked and stared at a clock hanging the wall of the house. P211Jete awa ilo awa ṇe nejiṃ?” Jema ekajjitōk im kalimjek ḷọk juon awa ej tōtoto ikiin ṃweonāji-
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cloggedMaybe the carburetor is clogged. P620Bōlen eboṇ kaabreta e an.boṇ
 That pipe is always clogged.Baib eo ebboṇboṇ ṇeboṇ
 He only took off the ones he knew were clogged with paint oil. P714Ekar jeḷati baib ko wōt me ejeḷā ke rōboṇ kōn peinael.boṇ
 The pipes I removed are all clogged with paint oil. P630Aolepān lowaan baib iaar jeḷati im boṇ kōn peinael.im
 Well, all the pipes I have taken off so far are clogged,” Father said. P724Ekwe, aolep baib ikar jeḷati im boṇ,” Jema eba.im
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clogsI can't wear wooden clogs.Ijaje jinaketa.jinaketa
 Let him use the wooden clogs until tomorrow.Kwōn ja kajinaketaiki ñan ilju.jinaketa
CloroxThe Clorox is from Robert Reimer's store.Jerajkoin ṃōn wia eṇ an Robert.jerajko
 The women are bringing clorox from the store.Limaro rej kōjerajkotok ilo iṃōn wia eṇ.jerajko
closeThe current coming into the lagoon is strong especially close to the channel.Ekajoor aewaarin turin to.aewaar
 There was nothing else, even a dark shadow that would have been there since it was so close; even though the lights went out we should still have made out its shape. P1154Ejej kain ṇe bar memarokrok ak lelorin annañ ke baj joñan eppak eo an, jekdọọn ñe ekun ak kōmin kar lo wōt annañin.annañ
 After we were finished praying I was going to try to close my eyes and get some sleep but it was really hard because I kept thinking about how that plane had flown right over us but just kept going and didn’t see us. P952Ālikin aṃro jar, iḷak itōn kar kajjioñ kiil meja in mājur elukkuun pen kōn wōt kar ḷōmṇake an baḷuun eo itok iiom tok im etal wōt ak ejab lo kōm.baḷuun
 Throw a firebrand at him now while he's still close.Kwōn buwaddele ke ej ja epaak.buwaddel
 It was the first time I heard the sound of whistling from him close to the steering wheel just before the tragedy struck that evening. P1034Ij kab baj naaj kar roñ ainikien ke ej ajwewe ijo ippān jebwe eo ṃōṃkaj wōt jidik jān an kar waḷọk bwijerro eo jọteen eo.bwijerro
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closedThe window is closed.Ekilōk wūntō eo.kilōk
 The door is always closed.Ekkilōklōk kōjām eo.kilōk
 Sew the sack closed with mālweKwōn mālweiki mejān pāāk ṇemālwe
closelyListen closely to the radio.Kwōn kakkōt kāroñjake retio ṇekāroñjak
closerIs there anyone who will prod it closer to us?Ewōr ke ri-adibwijtok ñan kōj.adebdeb
 Let him prod it closer to us.Kōtḷọk bwe en adbwijitok.adebdeb
 Make a garland with buds so when they bloom they'll fit closer togetherKwōn ḷōḷō albok bwe ren ḷak bōbōl (ebbōl) ekoṇ mejān ut ṇe utūṃ.albok
 Come closer (called by leader in aḷeḷe fishing).Kwōn ārār tok ijeṇe.ārār
 He was closer to me, which is why I asked him. P1118E eo ekar epaake innem unin kar kajjitōk ippān eo.epaak
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closestHe's the closet advisor to the chief. He's the chief's closest advisorḶeo jiṃwinñiin irooj eṇ ṇejiṃwin ñi
 We're in the currents closest to the island.Ejuae ijin.juae
closetHe's the closet advisor to the chief. He's the chief's closest advisor.Ḷeo jiṃwinñiin irooj eṇ ṇejiṃwin ñi
closingThey are closing the hatches on that ship because it's raining.Rej kiil aj kaṇ an wa eṇ bwe ewōt.aj
 The crack between those boards is closing up now.Eiktok kōtaan kaṇe.ik
 As the two of them were talking, my eyes kept closing, because I was so tired of trying to keep them open. P255Ke erro ej kōnono, eitok wōt in kilōk tok meja, meñe iṃōk in kate bwe en jab.kakkōt
 As the two of them were talking, my eyes kept closing, because I was so tired of trying to keep them open. P255Ke erro ej kōnono, eitok wōt in kilōk tok meja, meñe iṃōk in kate bwe en jab.kilōk
 As the two of them were talking, my eyes kept closing, because I was so tired of trying to keep them open. P255Ke erro ej kōnono, eitok wōt in kilōk tok meja, meñe iṃōk in kate bwe en jab.meñe
clothShe put a little finger on the doll with a piece of cloth.Ear kaaddi-diki (kōṃṃan addi-dikin) tọḷe eo kōn mōttan nuknuk.addi-dik
 The women are shopping for traditional women's mats at the women's club handicraft shop to give as gifts to the man of the cloth.Liṃaro raṇ rej kaed iṃōn amiṃōṇo eṇ an kuḷab eṇ an kōrā kein aerro būrejini rūkaki eṇ.ed
 Could you make three yards of cloth?Komaroñ ke iaate tok jilu iaat in nuknuk?iaat
 Please give me a yard of cloth.Letok ṃōk juon iaat in nuknuk.iaat
 That cloth has good fibers.Eṃṃan iden nuknuk ṇeiden
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ClotheClothe the naked.Kanuknuk ro rōkeelwaan.keelwaan
 Clothe him because he's cold.Kanuknuki bwe epiọ.nuknuk
 Who's responsible to clothe themWōn ri-ṇaballier?ṇaballin
clothesWho ironed the clothes? I did.Aenin wōn nuknuk kā? Aenūaen
 The clothes are hanging to dry out.Nuknuk ko kaṇ rej allijāljāl im kōṃrāreḷọk.allijāljāl
 Are these your (pl.) clothes?Ami ke nuknuk ?ami
 Pack those clothes.Kwōn āti nuknuk kaṇe.ātet
 There are pieces of pancake on your clothes.Ebbaankekeek nuknuk ṇe aṃ.baankeek
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clothingThese are things like soap, coins, articles of clothing, and other such things. S14Men kein rej joob, jāān, ṃōttan nuknuk, im men ko āierḷọkwōtāierḷọk wōt
 These are things like soap, coins, articles of clothing, and other such things. S14Men kein rej joob, jāān, ṃōttan nuknuk, im men ko āierḷọk wōt.āinḷọk wōt
 I was cold last night because I had wet clothing onIar piọ boñ dedeinke iar ṃōrābōtdedeinke
 That girl is the one who measures yards of clothing.Ledik eṇ ej ri-iaat nuknuk eo eṇ.iaat
 Your clothing is dark green.Ejil an maroro nuknuk ṇe aṃ.jil
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clothsTrukese used to wear loin cloths.RiRuk rōkein kaḷkaḷ etto.kaḷkaḷ
clotsThe wound was so severe that large blood clots came out.Joñan an ḷap kinej eo, eto mekak.mekak
cloudA cloud formation signifying an approaching storm.Ad eṇ an Tiṃur.ad
 The cloud cast a shadow over the homes.Kōdọ eo ekaelor ṃōkoaelor
 As I looked over toward the island I saw a huge cloud of smoke rising up from the foliage on the northern tip of the island. P1244Iḷak baj erre āne ḷọk ilo juon deppin baat ej jutak lōñ ḷọk jān keinikkan i jabōn ān eo tu eōñ.depdep
 It was completely calm as the evening came on but we were surprised that there weren’t any stars in the sky when we should have seen them as there wasn't a speck of cloud in the sky. P1031Ḷak jọteen ḷọk eo elur pedejdej ak kōmmān bwilōñ ke ejej iju i lañ meñe en kar or bwe ejej kōdọ i mejatoto.pedej
 The cloud passed by.Epeḷaak kōdọ eo.peḷaak
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cloudsA little bit, but it won’t be very clear because the clouds are in the way and moving slowly,” the Boatswain quickly answered. P700Ejino tak ak eban lukkuun alikkar bwe ej jañin apdik an boṇ lañ,” Bojin eo eṃōkaj im uwaak.apdik
 How is the sun supposed to come out in this terrible weather," the Boatswain said. P661 when the sun is totally obstructed by storm clouds and is invisibleBwe enaaj ewi wāween an waḷọk aḷ ke ebọṇ ḷam jako lañ,” Bojin eo eba.boṇ
 But the only thing he could see was clouds in the sky. P865Ak men eo elo de eo kōdọ ko i turin lañ.de
 The storm clouds are so thick and low one can literally touch them. P740Lañ e jej jipeḷḷọke wōt.jipeḷḷọk
 There are clouds on the horizon.Ekkōdọdo kapinlañ.kapin lañ
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cloudyToday is cloudy.Ekkōdọdo rainin.kōdọ
 Looks like a rainy night as it is dark and cloudy.Einwōt enaaj wōt ke elianij tok.lianij
 Now it seems like it’s getting really cloudy. P549Kab āinwōt ebaj lianij tok.lianij
clownedHe clowned around and walked on his heels.Ear kōṃṃan kōjak im juknene lōñḷọk.juknene
clubThere's a lot of fighting at the club.Eḷap airuwaro ilo kuḷab eṇ.airuwaro
 Why don't you try hitting him with the club and see if he moves?Kwōn aḷaḷ in deñdeñe ṃōk im lale eṃṃakūt ke.aḷaḷ in deñdeñ
 The women are shopping for traditional women's mats at the women's club handicraft shop to give as gifts to the man of the cloth.Liṃaro raṇ rej kaed iṃōn amiṃōṇo eṇ an kuḷab eṇ an kōrā kein aerro būrejini rūkaki eṇ.ed
 Can I use your coconut husk beating club?Imaroñ ke kōjerbal jidjid eo aṃ?jidjid
 He got the club to give him a free beer.Ear kōrabōle juon limen pia jān kuḷab eo.kōrabōl
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clubbedHave you clubbed the white tuna fish?Kwōnañin jeṃōnnaik ke jilo ṇejeṃōnna
clubhouseHe got drunk and caused a ruckus in the clubhouse.Ekadek em uwōjak ilo kuḷab eo.uwōjak
clumsiestMark is the clumsiest dancer,Jakōltata an Mark eb.jakōl
clumsyI am clumsy.Ejjeḷọk (ot) apeltakūapeltak
 The way he writes is really clumsy.Ejjeḷọk apeltakin an jeje.apeltak
 I am not clumsy.Ij jab apeltak.apeltak
 Don't be clumsy.Kwōn jab jakōl.jakōl
 There's the clumsy one dancing.Ri-jakōl eo eṇ ej eb.jakōl
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clungHe embraced and clung to her.Ear bọkwōj lio im bab.bab
clutteredThe inside of that vehicle is cluttered with packages.Ejepjepe lowaan wa ṇejepjep
 It’s not that cluttered now,” Father said. P705Ejako emeḷak,” Jema eba.meḷak
CMIDid you sign up for the art class at CMI?Kwaar bōk ke kilaajin jiña eṇ ilo CMI?jiña
coarseWhere is this coarse sand from?Bok ajaj in ia ṇebok ajaj
 The lagoon side of the islet has a lots of coarse sandEbok ajaje iarin āneṇbok ajaj
 Let's go look for coarse sand and bring it here.Jen ilok in kabok ajaj tok.bok ajaj
 You two go and bring a basket of coarse sand at the beach.Koṃro ilọk im kabokkwelep tarin juon iep tok iaar.bokkwelep
coatHe always wears a coat.Aolep iien ej kōkopāpā (ekkopāpā).kopā
 I don't know who took off with my coat.Ijaje wōn eo ekōrabōle kopā eo .kōrabōl
coatingCome and help me put another coating of paint on our boat.Kwōn wātin (wātok in) jipañ bōrwaje wa e waarro.bōrwaj
cobwebsHe got the cobwebs off the chest.Ear kōkadeọeouk tōptōp eo.kadeọeo
cock-fightThe children are having a cock-fight.Ajri raṇ rej keid bao.keid
cockroachesThe smell of cockroaches is all over the room.Ebwiin jijiwapenpen (ijjiwapenpen) lowaan ruuṃ eṇ.juwapin
 The men are trying to get rid of the cockroaches infesting the room.Ḷṃaro raṇ rej kajuwapene lowaan ruuṃ eṇ bwe eḷap an jijuwapenpen (ijjuwapenpen).juwapin
 This house is full of cockroaches.Eokkuḷuḷḷuḷ ṃwiinkuḷuḷ
coconutIt's uncooked juice of the Aelok pandanus variety, mixed with crated coconut.Mokwaṇ dadaan Aelok.Aelok
 The fire scorched the coconut treesKijeek eo ekaaerare ni ko.aerar
 You're as skinny as a coconut leaf midrib.Aidikiṃ wōt ṇokaidik
 He's very tall. (lit. He's taller than a tall coconut tree.)Eaitok jān kenato.aitok
 Your putting sweet smelling drift nut to make coconut oil is better than mine.Ajetūṃ eñaj jān ajetū.ajet
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coconut-crabThey are eating coconut-crab clawsRej ṃōñā jānit in barulep.jānit
coconut-frondGo lower the coconut-frond mat for her.Etal im dọuk ḷọk jeinae eṇ ñanededọdo
 They just used coconut-frond trays at the birthday celebration.Raar kōjerbal wōt enrā ilo keemem eo.enrā
coconutsGather coconuts.Kwōn ae waini.ae
 Gather those coconuts.Kwōn aini waini kaṇe.ae
 We said for them to gather the coconuts and they obeyed.Jeba ren aini waini ko im raar pokake. ba
 Whose turn is it to harvest the coconuts?An wōn in buñūn kowainini?buñ
 They let down a bunch of coconuts by rope.Raar nieddoor.dedoor
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coffeeMy coffee isn't as sweet as yours.Eaebōjbōj ḷọk kọpe e liṃō jān kọpe ṇe liṃōṃ.aebōjbōj
 A little more coffee.Bar jidik tok kọpe.bar jidik
 They were already sitting around the stove drinking coffee. P958Eṃōj aerjel jijet i turin wūpaaj eo im daak kọpe.idaak
 Did you put sugar in my coffee?Eṃōj ke aṃ jukwaik kọpe e liṃō?jukwa
 Consequently, I got another cup for drinking coffee and put it down so he could use it. P271Ijujen bar kwaḷọk juon kabwin idaak kọpe im door kadede ṇa ijo ñan an itōn kōjerbale.kab
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cogitatingHe's over at