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ajEbwe ke aj ñan ad kōtake ṃweDo we have enough thatch material to thatch this house?aj
 Ejjeḷọk aj ilo demājuun iṃōn ṂajeḷThere's no thatch in the gable of Marshallese houses.demāju
 Kwōn itōn jemān aj.Go pass thatch.jemān aj
 Karereiktok juon tūrtūr in aj.Flatten a bundle of pandanus leaves for me.karere
 Liṃaro rej pepel (eppel) aj in ṃweoThe women are gathering pandanus leaves for thatching the house.pepel
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ājEar āj jaki.She wove the mat.āj
 Āj in jaajmi.Just right for eating raw.āj
 Āj in kāine.Good for breeding.āj
 Āj in karūtto.Ripe for deflowering.āj
 Āj in ṃōñāFit for consumption.āj
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ibaajEtal wōt bwe ibaaj.I pass (in poker).baaj
 Ibaaj ...ibaajI give up (in fighting).baaj
 Ibaaj ..ibaaj.I give up (in fighting).baaj
kiaajKwōn kipeddikdik im jab memakijkij (emmakijkij) aṃ jiipip bwe eḷap oṇāān kiaaj raan kein.You'd better cut back and not use the jeep all the time because gas is expensive these days.jiipip
 Emootḷọk waan kiaaj eoThe gas truck left already.kiaj
 Ear kiaaj ñan kumi eo.He was catcher for the team.kiaj
 Kwōnaaj kiaaj tok ñan kōj.You'll be our catcher.kiaj
 Kōjbarok kiaaj.Conserve gasoline.kōjparok
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kakiaajEṃṃan kakiaaj in jibboñ ñan kammourur.Jogging in the morning is excellent exercise.kakiaaj
 Ij ja kōmḷan jidik ṃokta jān kakiaaj.I'll wait a spell before I jog.kōmḷan
RūbbajaajRūbbajaaj eo eṇ.He is the one who always passes.baaj
kaajEj etal in kaaj ijeṇ rej ṃanṃan piik ie.He's going to get some liver where they're butchering the pigs.aj
 Kwōnañin kati ke kaaj kaṇeHave you cut (the cards) yetkat
 Kwokōṇaan ke itok ippa kōjro etal in kaaj tok jālele in jota?Would you like to go with me to get some livers for dinner?aj
 Erraṇ rej kaaj eọọjThey're making the thatch in the interior of the island.aj
 Ḷōṃaro raṇ rej kaaj.The men are playing cards.kaaj
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kāājBōlen kwōn atade bwe en jab jako kāāj ṇeMaybe you should use a wire leader so you won't lose the hookatad
 Ejalōb kāāj e kadede.My hook has a barb already.jalōb
 Kwōn jalōbe kāāj ṇeMake a barb on your hook.jalōb
 Kōjrooj kab kāre kāāj.Now the two of us are really going to have a fishing contest.kāre kāāj
 Eḷorak kāāj eoThe hook is caught.ḷorak
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ekāājLikao eṇ ekāāj in kabwebwe.That young man has a slim waist and broad shoulders.kāāj in kabwebwe
ri-kaajEnañin etal ke ri-kaaj roHave the people who're going to get livers left?aj
 Ri-kaaj men raṇ.They're the thatch makers.aj
Rūḷaaṃ-kaajRūḷaaṃ-kaaj eo ṇe tok.Here comes someone using a Coleman lantern.ḷaaṃ kaaj
apkaajElōñ apkaaj in Nippoñ, Jāmne, Jeina, Bodeke, im bar elōñ laḷ.Many are part Japanese, German, Chinese, Portuguese, and also from other countries of origin. S3apkaaj
meḷaajEjjiipip meḷaaj eṇ an.His pasture is crawling with sheep.jiip
 Jab kwōje dunen meḷaaj.Don't neglect the commoners because that's where the strength lies.kwōje dunen meḷaaj
 Eaadikọọtotḷọk meḷaaj eo ilo bukwōn eo iAbūdka.The field in Africa had more index fingers scattered around.addi-kọọtot
kilaajKwōj lo ke annañūṃ ilo kilaaj eṇDo you see your reflection in the mirror?annañ
 Jab jokwōd jān kilaaj.Don't be absent from class.jokwōd
 Ear kijoone kilaaj jiluHe skipped the third grade.kijoon
 Eadkeelel ajriin kilaaj eṇ an.Her class is a bunch of spoiled kids.adkeelel
 Eaḷōṃṇakeḷọk kilaaj ruuṃ eṇ an jān kilaaj ruuṃ ṇe aṃ.Her classroom is better equipped with calendars than your classroom is.aḷōṃṇak
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ebbaikilaajḶeo ebbaikilaaj eṇThat man always uses binoculars.baiklaaj
Ri-jibaiklaajRi-jibaiklaaj eo an wa eṇ.He is the one who uses and cares for the ship binoculars.jibaiklaaj
eḷḷaajEḷap an ḷōḷaaj (eḷḷaaj) ainikien an al.The sound of his singing is very melodious.ḷōḷaaj
 Eḷap an ḷōḷaaj (eḷḷaaj) ainikien aṃ al.Your singing really carries.ḷōḷaaj
 Eḷḷaaj jān ajjinonin ajiri.It's louder than the whisper of a child.ajjinono
ḷōḷaajEḷap an ḷōḷaaj (eḷḷaaj) ainikien an al.The sound of his singing is very melodious.ḷōḷaaj
 Eḷap an ḷōḷaaj (eḷḷaaj) ainikien aṃ al.Your singing really carries.ḷōḷaaj
Ri-baikulaajRi-baikulaaj eo eṇ.He is the right man to use the binoculars.baiklaaj
ToṃaajIj ḷōmṇak Piiḷ eajineañro ḷọk jān Toṃaaj.I think Bill is more fearful than Thomas.ajineañro
naajEṃṃan ñe jebar ektaki tok aḷaḷ ṃokta jān an wōt bwe ej kab naaj apañḷọk wōt.I think we should reload the lumber before it starts raining even if it will be more difficult then. P728apañ
 Eṃṃan kōto in naaj bōlen ruom jilu wōt ālūThe wind is good and two or three tacks should be enough.ālu
 Emake naaj kar baj lukkuun ātin jorrāān.He would have really had it.ātin
 Naaj jete buñtōn neeṃ jān ijin ḷọk ñan ṃweiieṇHow many steps will it take you from here to that house?buñtōn
 Men eo ejjeḷọk de eo waan ektaki ḷọk men kein ñan Likiep, ijellọkin wōt tiṃa in raun eo, ak kōnke kōmmān aikuj naaj kar kōttar tok bar jilu allōñ.The only thing they lacked was a vehicle to haul these things to Likiep, except for the fieldtrip ship, but we would have had to wait for that for three months. P19de
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enaajJab aelellọḷe bwe enaaj kọọle eok.Better not fool around with his wife or he'll put a spell on you.aelellaḷ
 Enaaj jeḷā bwe e ri-kaaerṃwe.She'll know, being someone who influences others to live as relatives toward one another.aerṃwe
 Wōn eo enaaj ri-kaaij iaadeañ?Who among the four of us will be going to get ice aij
 Ñe kwōj kaairuwaroiki enaaj illu ippaṃ.If you confuse him he'll be upset with you.airuwaro
 Ajej in kabwebweūṃ enaaj eltakin ṃaje eok juon iien.Your cheating will one day bring you negative consequences.ajej in kabwebwe
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JenaajJenaaj itene anpakolu e?What are we going to do with the leftovers of the shark?anpakolu
 Jenaaj bar lo doon.We'll see each other again.bar
 Jenaaj etal buñniin.We will go tonight.buñniin
 Jenaaj doonon eake ta?What will we use for a husker?doonon
 Jenaaj le eoweḷā ilo kakkuṇaṇa in laḷ.We'll contribute next time according to household.eoonḷā
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RenaajRenaaj iwōj in ektake eok.They will come and pick you up.iwōj
 Renaaj jebta ilo ṃōn jikuuḷ eṇ.They will hold a song fest in the school building.jebta
 Renaaj abọiki ñāātWhen are they putting the fender on?abọ
 Eḷaññe enaaj aerwōj iien jerbal renaaj kate er joñan wōt aer maroñ.When it's their turn to work, they'll do their best.aerwōj
 Renaaj kaaij tok ilju.They will get us some Aij pandanus tomorrow.Aij
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InaajInaaj iwōj ālikI'll come later.ālik
 Inaaj iwōj ālikin jet minit.I'll be back in a few minutes.āliki-
 Iban luuj bwe inaaj bōktakI won't lose, I'll catch up.bōktak
 Inaaj buñi ṃade e aṃ ilju.I'll make a handle for your spear tomorrow.buñ
 Ñāāt eo kwōj etal ñan Ṃajeḷ? ...Bwe bōta inaaj etalWhen are you going to the Marshalls? .. (You're) assuming I'm going.bwe bōta
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rōnaajAelōñin kiiñ ñan aelōñin kiiñ rōnaaj juṃae doon.Kingdom shall rise against kingdom.aelōñin kiiñ
 Lale koṃ ar kabbōle ḷaṃ ṇe bwe rōnaaj lo kōj.Don't light the lamp or it will give away our position.bōbōl
 Kwōn kōmatti ek kaṇe bwe rōnaaj ekḷọkCook those fish before they spoil.ekḷọk
 Kwōn jab kakūtōtō bwe rōnaaj eṇọuk eok.Don't horse around or they will be suspicious of you.eṇọ
 Rōnaaj jāāke peet kaṇ buñniin.They'll have a bed check tonight.jāāk
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kwonaajJab kalimjek aḷ bwe kwonaaj piloDon't stare at the sun because it will blind you.aḷ
 Kwōn kaiur bwe kwonaaj rumwijHurry up or you might be late.kijōṃ
kwōnaajKwōn jab aḷḷañ bwe kwōnaaj ṃōñā ḷọñDon't stare with your mouth open or you will eat flies.aḷḷañ
 Enaaj ṃōṃan (eṃṃan) ñe kwōnaaj antenaikiIt's going to work once you put up an antenna for it.antena
 Kwōnaaj aore ṃōṇe ñāātWhen are you installing a door in that house?aor
 Kwōn jab ṃōñā jān laḷ bwe kwōnaaj ṃōñā baijin.Don't eat something that has fallen on the ground or you will eat something harmful.baijin
 Jab bōt bwe kwōnaaj baṃbaṃDon't be naughty or you'll get a spanking.baṃbaṃ
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upaajKwōn raakutake ḷọk iawewe kaṇe jān lowaan upaaj ṇePlease rake out the coral lime from the fireplace.iawewe
wūpaajKūbween wūpaaj.Ashes.kūbwe
 Eṃōj aerjel jijet i turin wūpaaj eo im daak kọpe.They were already sitting around the stove drinking coffee. P958wūpaaj
 Eṃōj aerjel jijet i turin wūpaaj eo im daak kọpe.They were already sitting around the stove drinking coffee. P958idaak
būraajEjeja būraaj iṂaajeḷBrass is hard to come by in the Marshalls.būraaj
kūraajEpād ilo kūraaj eṇIt's in the garage.kūraaj
bajĀinwōt baj tipen ḷaddik abōblep men ṇeThat boy looks like the stubborn type.abōblep
 Baj abwinmakeiṃ ke kwoban etal ñan ṃweeṇ in boñ.You must really be afraid of ghosts since you can't walk to that house at night.abwinmake
 Baj addeboululū ke itōn eṃṃōj.I'm so dizzy I want to throw up.addeboulul
 Einwōt kwōj baj addikdiki .I feel like you're suspecting me.addikdik
 Baj ainiñūṃ ke eitan bwilọk diiṃ.You're so skinny your bones are about to breakainiñ
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kabajRuo eṇ kabaj ioon ṇa eṇ.There are two cranes on the shoal/reef.kabaj
kōkabajḶadik ro raṇ rej kōkabaj.The boys are looking for cranes.kabaj
ebajJoñan an ḷap an nañinmej ebaj mejHe was so sick he almost died.joña
 Ke ebaj lur im ḷae ioon lọjet, kōmmān kar aolep im pād ioon teek, kōmmān ej reito reitak bajjek.Since the water was calm and smooth, we were all just sitting on the deck looking around. P1032ḷae
 Ebaj et im memaoo (emmaoo) turun mejaṃ?How did your face get all bruised?mao
 Einwōt ebaj akwōlā ḷọk jān ṃoktaIt seems the akwōlā fish are more teeming than previously.akwōlā
 Jab ebaj iaḷ ṇeDon't mess up the road.ebaje
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ebebajEṃōj an baru ko ebebaj ijoThe bulldozers have dug things up there and made the land uneven.ebeb
jebajKwōj ba jebaj ḷāwōde ḷọk aelōñin kapilōñ kaṇ wōt jidik,” Bojin eo eba.In other words, we were almost to the Caroline Islands, the Boatswain said. P1205baj
IbajIbaj mej wōt jidik.I almost killed myself. I almost got killed.baj
 Ḷak ke eṃōj aerjel tōteiñ limeer, ibaj jibwe tok juon kab im tōteiñ liṃō jān tibat eo.Once they had all gotten something to drink, I got a cup and filled it from the teapot. P964tōteiñ
 Ej ṃōj ajej ḷọk kijeerro Bojin eo ak ibaj jijet laḷ ḷọk im dao.As soon as I was done dividing out food for him and the Boatswain I sat down and started eating. P1280kije-
 Jema ejijet ḷọk ilo kōjām eo im ña ibaj jijet ḷọk iturin.Father sat down at the door and I sat down next to him. P242kōjām
 Ḷōṃa e, ibaj meḷọkḷọk wōt jidik juon men jej aikuj kōṃṃane,” Kapen eo eba.Hey guys, I almost forgot one thing we still need to do,” the Captain said. P392baj
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Ri-bajRi-baj eṇ ḷadik ṇeThis boy is from that bus.baj
ebbajbajEḷap aṃ bōbajbaj (ebbajbaj).You ride the bus frequently.baj
bōbajbajEḷap aṃ bōbajbaj (ebbajbaj).You ride the bus frequently.baj
kobajĀinwōt kobaj mejjeeḷ rainin.You look beat today.mejjeeḷ
KwobajKwobaj etWhat's the matter with you?baj
 Einwōt kwobaj tipen pikōt.You seem scared.tipen
kiajṂōjin 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.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. P757lowa
 Kaajliiñ in kiaj.Barrel of gasoline.kaajliiñ
 Ej aikuj kar meḷeḷe eake men eo Jema ekar jiroñ ḷọk kōnke joñan an kijoñ jāālelin nemān kiaj eo i lowa, jeitan ban kōboutuut ijo.The Boatswain must have understood what Father meant, because the smell of gas was so strong inside that we could hardly breathe. P771jāālel
 Ej aikuj kar meḷeḷe eake men eo Jema ekar jiroñ ḷọk kōnke joñan an kijoñ jāālelin nemān kiaj eo i lowa, jeitan ban kōboutuut ijo.The Boatswain must have understood what Father meant, because the smell of gas was so strong inside that we could hardly breathe. P771kōboutut
 Bojin e, kwōjeḷā ke ej jab kāānin kiaj men eo kwaar letok,” Jema eba ke ej rome baib eo ekar jeḷate.Mr. Boatswain, that wasn’t a gas can you gave me,” Father said as he shined a light on the pipe he had removed. P625kāān
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Ri-ājRi-āj juwain eo erọọl.The lace knitter is gone back.āj
JājJāj eo ear bakkiiñi ri-kọọt ro.The judge fined the burglars.bakkiiñ
 Jāj eo ellu im ḷwūji eoon tebōḷ eo an.The judge got mad and pounded the mallet on his desk.ḷwūj
 Raar ānin tok ri-ṇaruōn eo ñan iṃaan mejān jāj eoThe plaintiff was brought before the judge.ṇaruon
 Jāj in aelōñ ta kaṇe.Those jāj are from which atoll?jāj
 Jāj ta ṇe enaaj jāje keej ṇe aṃ?Who will be the judge in your case?jāj
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ajajKwōn likūt ajaj ṇe ṇa iturin ṃōṇePlace the rock near the house.ajaj
 Bok ajaj in ia ṇeWhere is this coarse sand from?bok ajaj
 Jen ilok in kabok ajaj tokLet's go look for coarse sand and bring it here.bok ajaj
ĀjājĀjāj tataThe most vicious.ājāj
 Kwōn jab baj ājāj bwe kwōnaaj jorrāān.Don't be so naughty or you'll get in trouble.ājāj
 Joñan aer ājāj, rej wātok im atartar ippān wa eo.They were so vicious that they came right up along the side of the boat. P1000atartar
 Joñan aer ājāj, rej wātok im atartar ippān wa eo.They were so vicious that they came right up along the side of the boat. P1000ājāj
EkkiaajajEkkiaajaj ioon pein baḷuun eo.There was gas all over the plane's wings.kiaj
jejaajajEnaaj jejaajaj (ejjaajaj) bwe eṃor.That old battery will have to be charged all the time.jaaj
ejjaajajEnaaj jejaajaj (ejjaajaj) bwe eṃor.That old battery will have to be charged all the time.jaaj
kāājājEbooḷ baḷuun eo kōn kāājāj.The plane was loaded with dignitaries.kāājāj
EkkaajajEkkaajaj lowaan ṃweoThere are lots of playing cards scattered inside the house.kaaj
RūkkaajajRūkkaajaj eo ṇeHe's is one of those who is always playing cards.kaaj
kakkilaajajTa eṇ ej kakkilaajaj?What is that reflecting the sun?kakkilaajaj
maajajEmake maajaj āninThis island has been cleared very well.maaj
EiṃaajajEiṃaajaj ainikien ko mejatoto.Voices filled the air.iṃaajaj
reiṃaajajRuo eṇ kaar reiṃaajaj.Those two cars smashed into each other.iṃaajaj
 Ruo eṇ kaar reiṃaajaj.Those two cars smashed into each other.iṃaajaj
EttonaajajEttonaajaj ḷaṃ jako ṃwiinThere are lots of doughnuts in this house.tonaaj
kadkadajajRūtto ro rōkein ba jab kadkadajaj bwe enaaj or jerata.The old folks used to say to never attempt the impossible or sorry consequences might follow.kadkadajaj
 Kwōn jab kadkadajaj bwe eanitta.Don't try him because he's a voodoo expert.kadkadajaj
jājjājEar jājjāj tok im okjak otobai eo waan.His motorcycle skidded and fell over.jājjāj
 Ijeḷā jājjāj ioon dān.I know how to water-ski.jājjāj
 Jab jājjāj kake lieṇ pāleeṃ.Don't boast about your wife.jājjāj
 Ej jājjāj im kwaḷọk ke elōñ an ṃaniHe’s showing off and telling everybody he has lots of money.jājjāj
 Loon jājjāj eo ej jājjāj toḷọk.That speedy outboard skimmed westward across the surface.jājjāj
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ejājjājWa ṃōkajkōj eo eṇ ejājjāj toḷọkThe fast boat skimmed westward across the surface.jājjāj
rejājjājBaaṃle eṇ rejājjāj.They're a boastrul family.jājjāj
ri-jājjājJān wōt an ekkonono ak jejeḷā ej juon ri-jājjāj.From the way he talks, we know that he’s a show off.jājjāj
kōjājḶōṃaro raṇ rej kōjāj.Those men are fishing for jājjāj
EkajEkaj wa in.This boat is bumpy.kajkaj
 Ekaj iaḷ eṇ iloKaena Point. The road around Kaena Point is bumpy.kajkaj
ḶajikajḶajikaj eo nājin eṇ.That's his dwarf child.ḷajikaj
eppikajEkkar ñan būtbọọḷ bwe eppikaj.He's made for football for he is very agile.pipkaj
kajkajEwōtlọk jān tūrak eo im kajkaj ṇai laḷ.He fell off the truck and was shaken by hitting the ground.kajkaj
 Iilbōk im ruj ke ikar kajkaj ioon jaki ko im ke ij roñ ainikien an ḷōṃaro lelaṃōjmōj.I was startled awake when the sleeping mats started to shake and I heard the guys yelling. P565laṃōj
 Iroñ ainikien lelaṃōjṃōj koba ippān an kajkaj wa in im ijujen ruj,” iba.I heard yelling and felt the boat shaking and I just woke up,” I said. P583kajkaj
ekkajkajLiṃaroro rej kōkajkaj (ekkajkaj).Those women are using fancy language.kaj
kōkajkajLiṃaroro rej kōkajkaj (ekkajkaj).Those women are using fancy language.kaj
ekkajEmake kōkaj (ekkaj) iaḷ eṇ ñan ḶoraThe road to Laura is very bumpy.kōkaj
ṃōṃkajIaar tan kajjitōk ja kakkije jidik ṃōṃkaj ak iḷak kile mejatotoin ijab kōnono ak ibar kelọk ñan ioon wab eo im to laḷ ḷọk ilo jikin uwe eo i tōrerein im kwaḷe neō i lọjet.I was going to ask if I could rest a little first but when I realized the prevailing sentiment, I didn’t speak, I just jumped back onto the pier and went down off the side of the stairs and washed my legs in the ocean. P48kālọk
 Ej ṃōj im pojak wōt men otemjej ak Kapen eo etal lik tak im jibwe jebwe eo im kōttar an Bojin eo im Jema kōmaatiḷọk jikka ko kijeerro ṃōṃkaj jān aerro jerake wūjḷā eo.When everything was ready to go the Captain went to the back and took the wheel and waited for the Boatswain and Father to finish their cigarettes so they could raise the sail. P837maat
 Ia eṇ wa eṇ enaaj ṃalōke ṃōṃkaj (eṃṃōkaj)?What will be that ship's first port of call?ṃalōk
 Kōjro ej ja kaaemed ṃōṃkaj.Let's wait till it cools off first.aemed
 Wōn ṇe ekaaḷaḷe eok ke ekar ejjeḷọk aṃ ṃōṃkaj?Who supplied you with lumber as you didn't have any before?aḷaḷ
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okajEṃōj okaj bōb eo.The pandanus have been picked off that tree.okok
kōkajEmake kōkaj (ekkaj) iaḷ eṇ ñan ḶoraThe road to Laura is very bumpy.kōkaj
ṃokajEṃṃan jen jab bweetkōn ṃokaj.”We shouldn’t give up so quickly.” P894bweetkōn
ṃōkajKwōn jab bōbwetok (ebbwetok) ṃōkaj bwe wūnin an ban tōprak ṇeDon't give up so fast or you won't get it done.bōbwetok
 Ṃōkaj im kalbwini bwe ebōj.Better hurry up and bury the corpse because it's swollen.bōj
 Ikar ṃōkaj im kōtḷọk bakōj eo ak idāpdep.I let go of the bucket as quickly as I could and held on. P651dāpdep
 Ejatdik an ṃōkaj wa eṇ.That canoe is deceptively fast.jatdik
 Kwōn kejjerwawaik kinej ṇe peiṃ bwe en mo ṃōkaj.You should expose the wound on your hand so it can heal faster.jejedwawa
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EṃōkajEṃōkaj an tāte eo.He pulls in his line pretty fast.tāte
 Kwōn utpāj bwe eṃōkaj ḷọkMake plain flower wreaths because it's simpler.utpāj
 Ke ej itōn tile juon wūd, Jema eṃōkaj im kabōjrake.As soon as he was about to light up, Father stopped him. P769wūd
 Eṃōkaj wūdādo eṇ waan.His toy hydroplane is very fast.wūdādo
 Etetal in ri-pālle eṃōkaj.The way ripālle walk is fast.etetal
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iṃōkajEḷak depdeptok iṃōkaj im baare.As he swung at me I suddenly parried his blow.depdep
 Eñe i wa e,” iṃōkaj im uwaak.Here in this boat,” I answered quickly. P61eñe
 Ijab bar pād ak iṃōkaj im etal.I left quickly. P162jab bar
 Iṃōkaj im rọọl jān ijo ñan wa eo.I quickly left and went back to the boat. P318im
 Ak ña iṃōkaj im dāpdep.I held on as fast as I could. P599dāpdep
eṃṃōkajIa eṇ wa eṇ enaaj ṃalōke ṃōṃkaj (eṃṃōkaj)?What will be that ship's first port of call?ṃalōk
 Kwōn wātok ṃōṃōkaj (eṃṃōkaj).Come here for a minute.ṃōṃōkaj
 Kwōn ṃōṃōkaj (eṃṃōkaj) wajGo on ahead.ṃōṃōkaj
 Kwe ṃōṃōkaj (eṃṃōkaj).You first.ṃōṃōkaj
 Koṃro ṃōṃōkaj (eṃṃōkaj) waj bwe eboñ.You two go on ahead before it gets dark.ṃōṃōkaj
AnṃōkajAnṃōkaj emate ek eo kijen innem eleḷọk bwe eo kijen ṂūttūūriAnṃōkaj ate all he could of his fish and gave the left-over to Ṃūttūūri. mat
ṃōṃokajKab ke jej aikuj kaijikmeto ṃōṃokaj im kaṃool ia in jepād ie innem ektak kooj.”And also we need to first figure out where we are so we can get back on course.” P798kajikmeto
ṃōṃōkajKwōn wātok ṃōṃōkaj (eṃṃōkaj).Come here for a minute.ṃōṃōkaj
 Kwōn ṃōṃōkaj (eṃṃōkaj) wajGo on ahead.ṃōṃōkaj
 Kwe ṃōṃōkaj (eṃṃōkaj).You first.ṃōṃōkaj
 Koṃro ṃōṃōkaj (eṃṃōkaj) waj bwe eboñ.You two go on ahead before it gets dark.ṃōṃōkaj
lājJuon eo baj pako tiltil iaer ejaad alikkar an lāj jān aolep bwe ñe ej ikueaak ikōtaan pako ko jet, aolep im ewweaea ḷọkIt was obvious that one of the spotted sharks was fiercer than the rest because whenever it swam back and forth between the other sharks, they would all swim away. P1003ikueaak
 Kwōn jab lāj.Don't be mean.lāj
 An irooj eo lāj ekaaliñūrñūri armej ro an.The chief's anger made his people murmur.alñūrñūr
 Juon eo baj pako tiltil iaer ejaad alikkar an lāj jān aolep bwe ñe ej ikueaak ikōtaan pako ko jet, aolep im euweaea ḷọkIt was obvious that one of the spotted sharks was fiercer than the rest because whenever it swam back and forth between the other sharks, they would all swim away. P1003uwea
ḷajBao eṇ ej ḷaj bwe eṇ ioon allok eṇ.The bird landed right on the spot of the snare.ḷaj
kaḷajJoñan jeḷāḷọkjeṇ ej emān iiō kaḷaj.He has a four year college education.jeḷā ḷọkjeṇ
ElājElāj kidu eṇ.That dog is ferocious.lāj
 Elāj adenpein likin āninThe adenpe sharks on the ocean side of this island are fierce.adenpe
kilajEor ke kilaj bwe in kilaj?Do you have a mirror I can use?kilaj
 Eor ke kilaj bwe in kilaj?Do you have a mirror I can use?kilaj
 Wūntō rot eṇ aṃ kilaj ke būḷajtiik?Are your windows glass or plastic?kilaj
 Kilajin ta eo kwaar kilaj ie kiiō?What class did you just have here?kilaj
EppeḷajḷajEppeḷajḷaj.He's always getting flushes.peḷaj
batakḷajEouwi batakḷaj in Majuro.The unicorn fish of Majuro are tasty.batakḷaj
kōbatakḷajKwōmaroñ ke in etal in kōbatakḷaj kijeerro ilo juubōrṃakōt eṇ?Can you go buy unicorn fish for us at the supermarket?batakḷaj
jekḷajIj ḷōmṇak in kelọk ñan Hawaii jekḷaj.I am planning to fly to Hawaii the day after tomorrow.jekḷaj
 Jibboñōn jekḷaj jenāj jino kowainini.The morning of the day after tomorrow we will start making copra.jibboñōnin jekḷaj
mājKōṃṃan ko an rōkabwilọklọk māj.Her actions are embarrassing.bwilọk māj
 Eḷap an kabwilọklọk māj kōn an ire kōrā.He caused great public embarrassment by beating his wife.kabwilọklọk māj
 Ekabwilọklọk māj ad naajdik wōt Ḷajiḷap ak jej jab naajdik Jeeklik.Our support of Ḷajiḷap but not of Jeeklik is causing hurt feelings.kabwilọklọk māj
 Ekōn jenkwan māj ṇe mejaṃ.Your glasses have left marks.kōn
 Jab iri māj ṇe mejaṃ kōn rāāk bwe kwōnaaj kọkurereiki.Don't wipe your glasses with rags or you'll scratch them.kurere
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ṃajLale aṃ rore (errwe) bwe ṃaj enāj kij peiṃ.Be careful of poking your bare hand into holes or eels will bite you.rore
mājmājKwōn mājmāj bwe edet.Wear your glasses because the sun is bright.mājmāj
 Iaikuj mājmāj bwe imejmetak.I've got to wear sunglasses because my eyes are sore.mejmetak
kōmājmājLieṇ eḷap an kōmājmāj ippaShe catches my fancy.kōmājmāj
kōṃajṃajWūno in kōṃajṃaj.Medicine for the treatment of hemorrhoids.ṃaj
najKōm naj jejọñ (ejjọñ) bao buñniin.We will catch birds tonight.jejoñ
 Ej kab kar eñaktok tokālik ke bōlen timoṇin lọjet ko rōkar pojak wōt bwe ñe ekar wōr eṇ ewōtlọk ak wa eo eturruḷọk, rōpojak in naj kar unaake.I later realized these sea monsters were ready to go fishing if something were to fall from the boat or if the boat were to sink. P1010tiṃoṇ
nājKwōj kab nāj jako ak kiiō.You're definitely finished this time.jako
 Eḷaññe kwōnāj lutōk waj juon tebōljibuun in ajiṇoṃōto ilo juub ṇe, ej kab nāj uñkipdenḷọk ḷọk wōt.Mixing a tablespoon of ajinomoto into the soup will certainly make the flavor that much tastier.uñkipden
 Jekdọọn ia eo kwōnāj kọkorkor ḷọk ñane ak āliktata rej nāj lo wōt eok.Regardless of where you take off in fear you will always be found.kọkorkor
ñajBwiin ñaj.I smell something fragrant.bwiin
bōkāñajLikao eo eṇ ej kōttaḷeḷe kōn bōkāñaj eṇ kapitōn.The young man is trying to attract ladies with his native potion.taḷe
jemānajEaikuj bwe en wōr ruo jemānaj.There must be two people to pass thatch.jemān aj
rijemānajKōṃṃan bwe en juon iaan rijemānaj raṇeMake him one of those who pass thatch.jemān aj
joobṇajTeem ko rar joobṇaj.The teams were tied.joobṇōj
enājKwōn jab kajintōbe ilo an etetal bwe enāj metak neen.Don't let him walk barefoot because he will hurt his feet.jintōb
 Enāj joktok baḷuun eo ñāātWhen will the plane land here?jok
 Lale aṃ aetōl ippān bwe enāj kañkañe eok.Beware of associating with him or he'll bum everything off of you.kañkañ
 Jab bōktok kọuḷaḷo bwe enāj kōkọuḷaḷoḷo (ekkọuḷaḷoḷo) ṃwiinDon't bring spiders to this house or it will be crawling with them.kauḷaḷo
 Kōṃṃanṃōne ajri ṇe bwe enāj wōtlọkBe careful with that child or you'll drop it.kōṃṃanṃōn
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eñajAjetūṃ eñaj jān ajetū.Your putting sweet smelling drift nut to make coconut oil is better than mine.ajet
 Eñaj albokin raan wūt eṇ kōtkan.The flower buds on the flower tree she planted have a sweet smell to them.albok
JenajJenaj aikuji wōt jet ñan keememeṇ.We will need only a few breadfruits for the birthday party.jet
jenājJibboñōn jekḷaj jenāj jino kowainini.The morning of the day after tomorrow we will start making copra.jibboñōnin jekḷaj
 Eṃōj jenāj ita ke jeṃōkin añōtñōt bwe en oktak kooj in ad im jen bōk ṇa i reaar bwe ān eo epād ie, ak āinwōt ñe jej kōnono ñan mejatoto,” Jema eukōt ḷọkWell, I don’t know how many times we have said we should change our course and go east, because the island is over that way, but it’s as if we are talking into thin air,” Father replied. P1019ṃōk
renājKwōn jab ñabñab bwe armej renāj ba koñak ṃanōtDon't eat so voraciously or people will think you have no manners.ñabñab
InājInāj joortoklik kōn bwidej eṇ .I will use my land for collateraljoortoklik
 Kwōn jab bar kakijoñjoñ eok ñan jeṃaṃ bwe ināj katakin eok.Don't you ever act tough with your dad again or I'll teach you a lesson.kijoñ
 Ñe kwōnāj bar weḷọk ināj kupiiki eok.If you're caught again doing what you're not to do, I'll fire you.weḷọk
 Ñe eṃōj aṃ mwijbar ināj jeere eok.After you get a haircut I'll trim your hair.jeor
 Ināj jino jerbal jibboñōn ran eo ilju.I will start to work on my new job tomorrow morning.jibboñōn ilju
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konajJab itok ilo tūreep e bwe konaj kajonaikiDon't come on this trip or you will bring bad luck.jona
ḷōñajKwōn ḷōñaj jabōn bọọk ṇe tu iōñ bwe ij ḷōñaj jabōn ije turōk.You lift the north end of the box while I lift the south end of it.lōñaj
 Kwōn ḷōñaj jabōn bọọk ṇe tu iōñ bwe ij ḷōñaj jabōn ije turōk.You lift the north end of the box while I lift the south end of it.lōñaj
RōnājRōnāj rejaik eok ṇa ilo kuḷab eṇ.You'll get fleeced if you go to that bar.reja
rōñajJet iien ilo aer kōmatte rej likit wōt men ko rōñaj ie bwe en ennọ bwiin im jab ḷōḷSometimes when they cook it they put things that are fragrant with it just so that it will smell good, and not musty. S18ñaj
 Jet iien ilo aer kōmatte rej likit wōt men ko rōñaj ie bwe en ennọ bwiin im jab ḷōḷSometimes when they cook it they put things that are fragrant with it just so that it will smell good, and not musty. S18ḷōḷ
kwōnajKōmba wōt kwōnaj kar mej.We thought you would die.ba wōt
kwōnājKwōjab aelellaḷ bwe kwōnāj jorrāānControl your lust before it ruins you.aelellaḷ
 Kwōnāj bajjek elwaj ñane innem ejjeḷọk men eṇ etōprak.You keep being distracted by her and you won't get anything done.el
 Jab keroro bwe kwōnāj jaromYou'd better shut up or you'll get punched.jarom
 Kwōnāj bwil ikena kōn aṃ kōtrai.You'll burn in hell for being profane.kōtrāe
 Ñe kwōnāj bar weḷọk ināj kupiiki eok.If you're caught again doing what you're not to do, I'll fire you.weḷọk
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utpājKwōn utpāj bwe eṃōkaj ḷọkMake plain flower wreaths because it's simpler.utpāj
 Enana utpāj bwe rej jab aiboojoj.Plain flower wreaths are not attractive.utpāj
rajEj kōboutḷọk raj eṇThat whale is spouting.boutḷọk
 Eban ṃōñā raj bwe eñiban.He can't eat whale meat because he's got weak teeth.ñiban
 Paane paane raj eoFeed the whale (words from a chant).paane
 Ruo raj im juon ak,” eba.Two whales and one frigate bird,” he said. P207kōkḷaḷ
iarajḶōṃaro raṇ rej tōto (etto) iaraj ṃōñein jota.Those fellows are digging taro for supper.tōto
 Raar ekkat iaraj.They planted some taro.iaraj
 Inaaj etal in etto iaraj.I will go and pick some taro.iaraj
 Rej ekkat ilin iaraj.They are planting taro sprouts.il
 Komaroñ ke jebwatore tok iarajCould you make us some jebwatōr out of these taro?jebwatōr
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kaiarajReoot in kaiaraj.They went to pick some taro.iaraj
kōrajrajWaan kōrajraj.A whaling vessel.kōrajraj
 Kōn an kar rūAmedka ro ilo waan kōrajraj ko jino bōktok nañinmej in ñan riṂajeḷ, raar ṇa etan mādke.Because of the fact that venereal disease was first introduced to the Marshallese people by the American whaleship crewmen, they called it mādke ("America").mādke
ṃoktajRenaaj ṇawijkinen wa eṇ ṃoktaj jān an jerak.The boat will be provided with all that it needs before it sets sail.ṇawijkinen
wajIwōj bwe ij baj aḷo waj wōtGo ahead because I'm coming later.aḷo
 Rej bōk waj bao im piik im im aolep kain ṃōñā, kab amiṃōṇo.They bring chickens, pork, breadfruit, and all kinds of food and handicraft. S4amiṃōṇo
 Ejorrāān anōḷin waj e .The dial of my watch is broken.anōḷ
 Būki waj atabuñ im kōmatti.Take these fruit and cook them.atabuñ
 Ij kabōlōk waj ñan kwe.I'm picking leaves for you.bōlōk
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abbawajIj abbawaj ak kwōn abbaḷọk.I'm dynamiting in your direction while you're dynamiting in that direction.abba
niñawajKōjro jaṃbo niñawaj.Let's take a stroll to the north end of the island.niña
 Ajuiaak niñawaj bwe ij ajuiaaktak.Repair the leaky roof in your northern direction while I'm repairing eastward.ajuiaak
wārōñawajEar wārōñawaj wōtHe walked southward.rōña
tawajIar lo an tōtōr (ettōr) tawaj iarwajI saw him running towards the east on the beach.ta
 Kaaṃaṃ tawaj bwe ij kaaṃaṃ to.Throw chum toward the east while I throw chum toward the west.aṃaṃ
 Ñe jeañ bar tar tawaj jidik tarrin juon boñ im juon raan, jenaaj loe.”We need to sail for approximately one more night and one more day and then we’ll see it.” P873ta
abwinmakewajEñeo ear abwinmakewaj ijeṇe waj.Afraid of ghosts as he was, I saw him going in your directionabwinmake
kaaetokewajIj kaaetokewaj ekkwaḷ e.I'm lengthening this sennit for you.aetok
lewajEo, baj lewaj.Here, hold this (for a while).baj
 Lewaj deel ṇe im deelel.Take this fan and fan.deelel
 Lewaj eo kein aṃ kōbbaturtur.Here's a fish to free you from your craving for one.kōbbaturtur
 Lewaj miār e im jijet raan.Here's a mat for you to sit on.miar
 Eban lewaj aṃ jāān bwe emiin.He won't give you any money because he is a miser.miin
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jaṃewajIlo anidep, kwōj aikuj jeḷā im pojak in jaṃliki ak jōṃṃaane bọọḷ eo ñe renaaj jaṃewaj.In the game of anidep, you need to know and be prepared to kick the ball either forward or backward as necessary when it's been kicked toward you.jaṃlik
kaadenpewajIj kaadenpewaj ak kwōj kaadenpetok.I fish for adenpe sharks in your direction while you fish for the same toward me.adenpe
wāwewajEñeo eaar addikdik waj im wāwewaj ijeṇeṇe waj.He was squinting and heading in that direction there.addikdik
ajiwewewajEar ajiwewewaj wōt jeṇeṇe ḷọkHe sneaked away heading in that direction.ajjiwewe
reiwajAlikkarūṃ ṇaijo ke ij reiwaj wōt im jeḷā ke kwe eo.You looked so obvious that I didn't have any problem noticing you standing there.alikkar
liwajṂool ke kwōmeḷọkḷọk jeḷā ko ḷōḷḷap eo ear liwaj ñan kwe ke?Did you really forget all the knowledge the old man taught you? P250le-
ri-wajRi-ajjādikdik ro repo ippān ri-waj eo boñ.The night watchman caught them sneaking.ajādik
ājwajKwōn ājtok bwe in ājwaj.You knit this way while I knit your way.āj
wajwajBaj ña ṃōk wajwaj kōn waj ṇe nājiṃ?May I borrow your watch now?wajwaj
kattoojojwajLedik eṇ ej kattoojojwaj ñan eok.The girl is trying to flirt with you.kattoojoj
EaetakwajEaetakwaj rainiinThe current is moving easterly in your (the person spoken to) direction today.ae
kōppeḷọkwajIj kōppeḷọkwaj ak kwōj kōppeḷọktok.We'll fish towards one another.kōppeḷọk
elwajKwōnāj bajjek elwaj ñane innem ejjeḷọk men eṇ etōprak.You keep being distracted by her and you won't get anything done.el
 Koṃro jab elwaj ippān bwe ej rorror bajjek wōt ak ej jab kūk.You two shouldn’t pay attention to him, because he’s all bark and no bite. P178el
kaaelwajEar kaaelwaj ke kijōṃ raan eo ḷọkDid he get you any unicorn fish the other day?ael
ṃaanwajKwōn wāār ṃaanwaj.Slide forward.wāār
abṇōṇōwajEñeo ear abṇōṇōwaj ijeṇeṇe waj.I saw him upset and going in that direction.abṇōṇō
towajḶeo ear addi-lep waj ijeṇe towaj.There he was giving the finger as he was heading that way.addi-eoḷap
 Eñeo ear adpā towaj ijeṇeṇe waj.I saw him stagger in that direction toward the west.adpā
EaetowajEaetowaj ñan ijeṇe.The current is flowing west toward there where you areaeto
itowajKwōn itowaj bar jidik.Move down a bit more to the west of you.to
abōblepwajEñeo eaar abōblepwaj wōt ijeṇeṇe waj.I saw him looking uninterested and heading that away.abōblep
iarwajIar lo an tōtōr (ettōr) tawaj iarwaj.I saw him running towards the east on the beach.ta
BōrwajBōrwaj eo āliktata in.This is the final phase of the treatment.bōrwaj
aḷkootwajIar lo an aḷkootwaj iuṃwin kaṇe waj.I last saw him wearing a raincoat and walking under the breadfruit trees in your direction.aḷkoot
remootwajḶadik ro remootwaj ijōkaṇeThe boys have gone somewhere over your way.ijekaṇe
ejTa in ej kaabore an wa in etal?What's impeding the progress of this boat?abor
 Ej addimejmejḷọk ñan ia?Where is he going with his lethargic attitude?addimej
 Ej ri-ae owōj.He's tax collector.ae
 Ej jab aelọk.It's quite obvious.aelọk
 Aerṃwein jowi in ad ej ñan indeo kōn aer jeḷā aerṃweiki doon.The relationship within our clan will last forever because it's alive and well.aerṃwe
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kaaejKōjro etal in kaaej.Let's the two of us go get ice.aij
kōbadejRemoot in kōbadej tokThey went looking for flounder.badej
bidejTa eo ear kajipọkweik er jān bidej ko aer?What makes them lose their land right status.jipọkwe
bwidejAlikkar an batbat bwe ear kajju ñan ṃōn bwidej eoShe was obviously in dire need to relieve herself since she made a bee-line for the restroom.batbat
 Ejo kōn bwidej pidodoIt's muddy with soft soil.jo
 Raar joñe joñan bwidej eṇ an.They surveyed his land.joñak
 Ināj joortoklik kōn bwidej eṇ .I will use my land for collateraljoortoklik
 Bwidej ej pedped eo an aolep menin jeraaṃṃan.Land is the basis of all wealth.pedped
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Ri-kaddejdejRi-kaddejdej eo ṇe ñe ej eọñwōd.He is the one who always tires the fish before hauling it in.kaddejdej
eddejdejKe ej ju kijek eo, eddejdej armejWhen the fire broke out, people were running in all directions.dej
pedejdejLur pedejdejFlat calmpedej
 Ḷak jọteen ḷọk eo elur pedejdej ak kōmmān bwilōñ ke ejej iju i lañ meñe en kar or bwe ejej kōdọ i mejatoto.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. P1031pedej
eppedejdejIlo iien rak eo, ear eppedejdej iuṃwin aolep .During the summer there was squashed ripe breadfruit under all the breadfruit trees.pedej
EbbwidejdejEbbwidejdej ḷeeṇHe's real estate minded.bwidej
EbwidejdejEbwidejdej nuknuk e .My clothes are soiled.bwidej
MājeejRi-eotaak eo jān Mājeej eaar wiin.The wrestler from Mājeej won the wrestling match.eotaak
riMājeejEṃṃōkadkad riMājeej.Mejit people like to wander.ṃōṃōkadkad
riMejeejEkōppaḷpaḷ judelin riMejeej.It's fascinating to watch people from Mejit pole fishing.juunboñ
EjjeejEjjeej dānnin aebōj jimeeṇ eṇ.There is absolutely no water in the cistern.ejjeej
jinōkjeejKwōnaaj bōk aṃ jinōkjeej ilañYou will get your reward in heaven.jinōkjeej
kajinōkjeejJemān ḷadik eo ekar kajinōkjeej ḷadik eo kōn juon an wāto.The father rewarded his son with a land tract.jinōkjeej
ri-jinōkjeejEnaaj juon ri-jinōkjeej kōn an eṃṃan an jerbal.He will be one of those who get rewarded for his good performance.jinōkjeej
keejJāj ta ṇe enaaj jāje keej ṇe aṃ?Who will be the judge in your case?jāj
 Iar ilim juon bato im jorrāān, dedeinke eṃōj ilim de juon keej.I drank one bottle and passed out, because I had already drunk a case.dedeinke
PikeejKe ikar roñ naan kein an Kapen eo, iḷōmṇak im bwilōñ bajjek ippa taunin an Jema maroñ kile ṇoin likin Pikeej jān ṃōṃakūtkūtin wa eo ak Kapen eo eba ej aikuj kar lo kōn mejān.When I heard the Captain say this, I thought about it and was amazed that Father was able to recognize the waves on the ocean side of Pikeej from the movement of the boat while the Captain says he needs to actually see them. P799bwilōñ
 Ke ikar roñ naan kein an Kapen eo, iḷōmṇak im bwilōñ bajjek ippa taunin an Jema maroñ kile ṇoin likin Pikeej jān ṃōṃakūtkūtin wa eo ak Kapen eo eba ej aikuj kar lo kōn mejān.When I heard the Captain say this, I thought about it and was amused that Father was able to recognize the waves on the ocean side of Pikeej from the movement of the boat while the Captain says he needs to actually see them. P799ṃōṃakūt
 Ak āinwōt iar eñjake ṇoin likin Pikeej ke ej joraantak, ṃoktaḷọk jidik jān an kun,” Jema eba.But I’m sure I felt the Pikeej island ocean side waves at dawn, just a little while before it shut off,” Father said. P792joraantak
 Ak eor jibuki jiṃa ṃaiḷ kōtaan Pikeej im Kapinwōd.And it’s more than a hundred miles from Pikeej to Kapinwōd. P795jibukwi
jọkleejKijen wōn e jọkleej?Whose chocolate candy is this?jọkleej
 Jọkleej in ia ṇe kijōṃ?Where did you get your chocolate from?jọkleej
kajokleejEtal im kajokleej tokGo and get for some chocolate for us.jọkleej
wūlleejEjorrāān wūlleej eo anMilitopi. The Militobi's windlass broke down.wūlleej
pleejJab jalenpāik ḷọk pleej in jortak eṇ.Don't handle the offering plate with only one hand.jalenpā
 Kōjeplāiktok pleej peba ṇeMake the paper plate glide toward in this direction.jepeḷā
wūleejEkaabwinmakeke wūleej inThis graveyard is eerie.abwinmake
 Eḷap an aeto wūleej eṇThat graveyard is very spooky.aeto
JāmeejJāmeej tata jeje kaṇ an Tony.Tony's writing is the lightest.jāmeej
EjameejEjameej jeje kaṇe.The written words are faded.jāmeej
kōjameejKwōn jab kōjameej aṃ jeje.Don't make your writing too light.jāmeej
EmeejEmeej in eọñōd ijeṇ.He is used to fishing there.meej
jakmeejIreel ippān jakmeej eṇI'm hung up on that dark beauty.jakmeej
EjakmeejEjakmeej ḷọk ḷadik eṇ edik.The younger boy is a little darker.jakmeej
kaaelmeejKoṃwin ilān kaaelmeej tok kijed bwe jebatur.You fellows go bring us some surgeonfish to eat to quench our craving to eat fish.aelmeej
ilmeejJuon e ilmeej ālkūI have a mole on my back.il meej
kilmeejEjiltata an kilmeej kooḷan bōran lieṇ.That woman's hair is the darkest black.jil
 Ij jañin ellolo abōḷ kilmeej.I have not seen a black apple.abōḷ
 Ikar lo juon bao kilmeej im mejān ej errobōlbōl āinwōt lijeṃao.I saw a black bird and its eyes were shimmering like those of a short-eared owl. P1040lijeṃao
ekilmeejKwomaroñ ke mouji ioon ijeṇe ekilmeej bwe en penjak?Could you white out the black spot so it's not visible? mouj
ḶakkilmeejKōn an widdikḷọk Ḷaida jāne, Ḷakkilmeej ear bōd im atowaane.Ḷakkilmeej made a mistake in underestimating Ḷaida because he was physically smaller.atowaan
rōkilmeejJoñan rōkilmeej ḷam jako.”And they are really dark.” P753ḷam jako
KommeejKommeej kōn aṃ kōṃṃan rot ṇeThe way you do that is attractive.memeej
ñeejKwōn ñeej ṃōk eo ṇe im lale jete ñeñeMeasure that fishline and see how many fathoms it is.ñeñe
būreejEbok būreej ṇeThe biscuit is saturated with water.bok
 Ebok būreej ṇeThe biscuit is saturated with water.bok
 Ruprup tok kijedmān būreej bwe jen ṃōñā,” Kapen eo eba tok ñan ñaSlice up some bread for us to eat,” the Captain said to me. P803būreej
teejJete eo aṃ bōd ilo teej eoHow many mistakes did you make on the test?bōd
 Ke ej roñ ke ewiini teej eo ear jab juur laḷ.When he heard that he passed the exam, he was very happy.jab juur laḷ
 Ri-kajjiṃwe teej.The one who corrects tests.jiṃwe
 Kijen niñniñ teej eoThe test was a cinch.kijen niñniñ
 Ekkā wōt am teej in Bōḷaide.We often have tests on Friday. We normally have tests on Fridays.kōkā
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lukweejRi-aṃak eo eṇ iuṃwin lukweej eṇThe person in the hammock is under the lukweej tree.aṃak
 Elḷa in booj eo kōṃṃan jān lukweej.The ribs of the boat are made of calophyllum inophyllum.eḷḷa
likiejWa eo eṇ epād likiej.The ship is at the eastern ocean side of this island.ej
wuliejLōb eo libōn ekaetoik wuliej eoHis grave cast a spooky spell over the cemetery.aeto
ṃuriniejElōñ ṃuriniej eṃōj aer jorrāān ak jako jān wōt an armej in āneo kar aikuj jikin aer kalōki ṃōko iṃweer ie.A good number of traditional landmarks have been damaged or have disappeared altogether due to the need for the people to build their homes.ṃuriniej
 Ear jab kanooj alikkar ekōjkan an ṃuriniej ko ilo ekkatak eo maroñ in lukkuun alikkar an wōr tokjāer.It wasn't quite clear how the benchmarks in the study could clearly be useful.ṃuriniej
ṃuriejEḷap an ṃuriej.He wears his pants high on his hips.ṃuriej
utiejEar utiej ke ej pād ilo ami.He was high in rank in the army.ami
 En jab daan utiej.Don't make it so high.daan
 Ñe eejaak enaaj lukkuun utiej.When it is built (completely), it will be very tall.ejej
 Eḷap an utiej baḷuun eo.That plane is very high.utiej
 Idike bwe eḷap an utiej būruonI hate her because she has too high an opinion of herself.utiej būruo-
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kautiejJuon ḷōḷḷap ekar katakin bwe in kautiej rūtto,” iba.An old man taught me to respect my elders,” I said. P297utiej
eutiejAnij eutiej bōtataGod is most high.bōtata
 Eutiej būruō kōn ḷadik e nejū.I'm proud of my son.utiej būruo-
KwoutiejKwoutiej ippa im ri-jojoon buruō.You are my favorite and my consolation.jojoon bōro
ruutiejElōñ ruutiej raar itok ilo baḷuun eo.Many V.I.P.'s came on that plane.utiej
JejJej aikuj in jipañ ri-aikuj.We must help the needy.aikuj
 Jej ṃōñā baru waanin ṂajeḷWe eat land crabs in the Marshalls.baru waan
 Wāween 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.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. S27bukwōn
 Wāween 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.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. S27bukwōn
 Wāween 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.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. S27bukwōn
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AjejAjej in kabwebweūṃ enaaj eltakin ṃaje eok juon iien.Your cheating will one day bring you negative consequences.ajej in kabwebwe
 Eṃṃanḷọk ajej jān kūbboṇ.It's better to be sharing than to be selfish.ajej
 Ear ajej in kabwebweik .He swindled me.ajej in kabwebwe
 Ej jab aelọk ajej in kabwebwein ri-nana.The cheating of evil men is not hard to see.ajej in kabwebwe
 Ejaje ajej in kabwebwe.He never cheats.ajej in kabwebwe
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EajejEajej in kabwebwe ḷọk an jerbal jān ḷeieṇHe cheats more in his dealings than that man.ajej in kabwebwe
Ri-ajejRi-ajej ṃōñā rej ṃōñā āliktataThose who divide up the food eat last.ajej
 Ri-ajej ro rej ajeje wōt ṃọñā eo.Those who are distributing the food are still doing it.ajej
 Ri-ajej in kabwebwe rej naaj itaak wōt.Swindlers will ultimately be paid back according to their deeds.ajej in kabwebwe
MājejWūdeñin Mājej. wūdeñfrom Mejit.wūdeñ
 Ṃōṃaanin Mājej rej make wōt ṃōkade ilo jurbak. Men of Mājej Island are famous tap dancers.jurbak
 Kumi in ikkure eo jān Mājej uñkipden tata aer jurbak.The Mājej performers were the most skillful tap dancers of them all.uñkipden
 Senator eo jān Mājej eaar rie pepe eo an senator ṃōttan jān Aelok.The senator from Mejit backed up the proposal of his fellow-senator from Aelok. rie
 Ejjurbakbak likaoun Mājej.Young men of Mejij island are known to be good tap dancers.jurbak
EjejEjej kain ṇe bar memarokrok ak lelorin annañ ke baj joñan eppak eo an, jekdọọn ñe ekun ak kōmin kar lo wōt annañin.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. P1154annañ
 Ejej an nuknuk.He is naked.jej
 Ejej wōt kōjḷọriier ke rej jab ko.The fish are so stunned they don't run away.kōjḷọr
 Jān wōt roro ko an Bojin eo, eḷak jok ek eo ioon wa eo, ejej kūtwōnJust from the Boatswain’s chant, when the fish landed on the boat; there was no breath left in it. P1313kōto
 Kapen eo ekar baj kakkōt jure tok turin lañ ak ejej āne eṇ eloe.The Captain tried to look ahead for land but didn’t see anything. P877lelo
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eejejJebboñon eo juon imake ruj im ḷak reilik reiṃaan i lowaan wa eo, eejej eṇ ikar loe ak ña wōt.The next morning I woke up on my own and looked all around but didn’t see anyone else. P955ejej
 Jebboñon eo juon imake ruj im ḷak reilik reiṃaan i lowaan wa eo, eejej eṇ ikar loe ak ña wōt.The next morning I woke up on my own and looked all around but didn’t see anyone else. P955jibboñ
jejakmeejejAolep jōṃjāān jōṃjatin raṇ im jejakmeejej (ejjakmeejej).All of those siblings have dark skin.jakmeej
ejjakmeejejAolep jōṃjāān jōṃjatin raṇ im jejakmeejej (ejjakmeejej).All of those siblings have dark skin.jakmeej
EkkilmeejejEkkilmeejej lañThe sky is gray and overcast.kilmeej
jabneejejEitok inne im jabneejej tok ñan ña kōn aer kar jab kōjeḷāik kake keemem eo.She came and cried on my shoulder yesterday saying they did not let her know about the birthday party.jabneejej
 Eitok inne im jabneejej tok ñan ña kōn aer jab kōjeḷāik kake keemem eo.She came yesterday and cried on my shoulder about their not letting her know about the birthday party.kōn
EjabneejejEjabneejej ñan jemān kōn aer kar jab kūri kōṃare eo.She cried on her father's shoulder because they didn't invite her to the wedding.jabneejej
eweejejEḷak rọọltok jān Amedka, eweejej an kōnnaan.When he returned from America he talked with a lisp.weejej
kweejejRaar piḷōḷe ri-kalbuuj ro im ear kweejej bōrāerThe heads of the prisoners were clipped and shaved.kweejej
ekkweejejEmake kokweejej (ekkweejej) bōranHis hair is so fuzzy.kweejej
kokweejejEmake kokweejej (ekkweejej) bōranHis hair is so fuzzy.kweejej
EttiliejejEttiliejej wa eṇ.The sail of that canoe is always reefed.tiliej
utiejejKōmij tōprakḷọk wōt raan toḷ utiejej eo ak ejeekḷọk.He started gasping for air upon our reaching the high mountain top.jeekḷọk
ejjọklejejLale ejjọklejej nuknuk ṇe aṃ.Watch out or your clothes might get chocolate all over them.jọkleej
EokkwōlejejEokkwōlejej āninThis island has lots of snipe.kwōlej
JijejJijej ear aje mour eo an ñan kōj.Jesus offered his life for our salvation.aje
 Jijej ear jerkakpeje ilo raan eo kein kajilu.Jesus rose from the dead on the third day.jerkakpeje
 Pita ear kaarmejjete Jijej.Peter denied Jesus.kaarmejjet
 Jutōj ear ketake Jijej ñan Pharisee ro.Judas betrayed Jesus to the Pharisees.ketak
 Jijej ear oware Jemān.Jesus invoked His Father.owar
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EppọḷjejjejEppọḷjejjej lieṇThat woman is always making pọḷjejpọḷjej
OjjejOjjej a iọkwe kōj ke rōbōk ān in āneed,” ḷeḷḷap eo eba.Well, too bad for us when they take this island,” the old woman said. P201āne
ŌjjejŌjjej!” ḷōḷḷap eo eba.Wow!” the old man said. P102ōjjej
 Ōjjej! Ilukkuun meḷọkḷọk,” Kapen eo eba.Right! I forgot,” the Captain said. P544ōjjej
pọljejEkaijoḷ ke ej kōnono kōn pọljej eoHis talk about the ripe breadfruit baked in coconut oil gives me an appetite (makes me want to eat).ijoḷ
pọḷjejKwōn ṃōñā pọḷjej.Eat some poljejpọḷjej
otemjejEj ṃōj im pojak wōt men otemjej ak Kapen eo etal lik tak im jibwe jebwe eo im kōttar an Bojin eo im Jema kōmaatiḷọk jikka ko kijeerro ṃōṃkaj jān aerro jerake wūjḷā eo.When everything was ready to go the Captain went to the back and took the wheel and waited for the Boatswain and Father to finish their cigarettes so they could raise the sail. P837maat
 Aenōṃṃaniṃ wōt emaroñ kōṃanṃan men otemjej.Only your peace can improve the situation.aenōṃṃan
 Anij ear kōṃanṃan men otemjej.God created all things.Anij
 Imaroñ ba kiin ke iien otemjej ke kōṃro Jema kar jar, kōṃro jimor kōn eñjake an aenōṃṃan im jokane tok ḷōmṇak ko aṃro.I can say now that the whole time we were praying, the two of us felt a sense of peace and calmness in our thoughts. P950jokane
 Aolep kapenin aelōñ kein rōjeḷā bwe allōñ in wa otemjej rej ār bwe ren kōttar im lale ebuñlọk ke Likabwiro.”All island captains know that this month all boats should be beached so they can wait to see when Likabwiro appears.” P251ār
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wōtōmjejEdede ḷọk men wōtōmjej.Everything is ready.dede
 Armej wōtōmjej.Everybody.wōtōmjej
kainjejKoṃro ilọk im kainjej tok jān ṃōn wia eṇ.You two go and bring some hinges from that storeinjej
ri-alejKwōnaaj ri-alej ilo pakke eṇ ñan kōj.You will be the one who aims the canon for us.alej
wālejIar wālej ñan Ṃajeḷ boñ.I spoke on the radio to the Marshalls last night.wālej
 Kab wālej tok ñe eor jabdewōt.Call me on the radio if anything happens.wālej
luublejJab ṃōñā luublej bwe rōnaaj kọọle eok.Don't eat in public or someone will cast a spell on you.kokọọl
Ri-ElejRi-Elej ro raṇ raar tokeaktok.The people from Tuvalu have just arrived.Elej
pilejEbūrar pilej eThis plate isn't clean.būrar
 Lale kidu ṇe ej daṃwij pilej ṇeWatch out, that dog is licking your plate.daṃdeṃ
 Kidu ko rej daṃdeṃ ilo pilej koThe dogs are licking at the plates.daṃdeṃ
 Kwōn jibuuni jān pilej ṇeSpoon it off your plate.jibuun
 Elōt ke aṃ kar kwaḷi pilej kaṇDid you wash the plates clean?lōt
KōjenibwilejKōjenibwilej ḷōkōmmōñ iene.Lit. The food a chief decides not to share with a lineage head signifies a shedding of tears.kōjenibwilej
lọbwilejArmej in lọbwilej.A public figure.lọbwilej
jiṃalejlejEar jiṃalejlej meja ṇai raan ni utiej eo.I felt giddy in the tall coconut tree.jiṃalejlej
EjiṃalejlejEjiṃalejlej meja kōn an to riit.My head is giddy from my reading so long.jiṃalejlej
lelejlejKwōn jab lelejlej (ellejlej) bwe aṃ bōd eo.No sense being boisterous about it because you're at fault.lelejlej
ellejlejKwōn jab lelejlej (ellejlej) bwe aṃ bōd eo.No sense being boisterous about it because you're at fault.lelejlej
jejeplejlejEḷap an jejeplejlej (ejjeplejlej) armej in āneṇLots of people on that islet have contracted an STD.jeplej
ejjeplejlejEḷap an jejeplejlej (ejjeplejlej) armej in āneṇLots of people on that islet have contracted an STD.jeplej
EbōlejEbōlej wōtHow exorbitant.bōlej
kwōlejKwōn tutu in kwōlej bwe eawa.Just rinse yourself off because it's time (to go).tutu in kwōlej
ri-jeplejAolep armejin ṃweeṇ ri-jeplej.All the people in that house have STDs.jeplej
wūlejEmọṇmọṇ wūlej eṇThat graveyard is haunted.mọṇmọṇ
 Ear neen wūlej im ḷōke irooj eo.He broke a taboo and walked over the king.neen wūlej
mejIar abṇōṇōḷọk im ibōj mej.I got so upset I almost died.abṇōṇō
 Aelorin mej.The shadow of death.aelor
 Aṃ mej ṇe kọkkure ṃaakThat's your weakness, spending money.an mej eṇ
 An mej eṇ kiki in raan.That's his shortcoming, taking naps.an mej eṇ
 Ibaj mej wōt jidik.I almost killed myself. I almost got killed.baj
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amejEor ke pilawā amej ṃwiinDo you have any flour?amej
 Idike kanniōkin kau ñe ej amej.I don't like rare steaks.amej
ri-āmejKōpooj rimej ṇe bwe ri-āmej ro tok.Get the deceased ready because the mourners are coming.āmej
emejEḷap an lio būroṃōj kōn ḷeo ippān emej.She is mourning her dead husband.būroṃōj
 Kwōn jab kajjiṃalele ke enaaj wōr eṇ emej.Don't predict that someone will die.kajjikur
 Ear kūṃṃūḷọk ke ej roñ ke emej ḷeo nājin.He was shocked when he heard that his son died.kūṃṃūḷọk
 Eḷap an kar liṃō ke ej roñ ke emej jemānHe wept loudly when he heard his father had died.liṃō
 Kwōn kōḷometoiki aṃ emej wa ṇe bwe en jab eọtōk.Moor that boat far enough out so it doesn't drift ashore.ḷo-
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JemejJọọn eñak ta eo en ba kōn an mejko kake Jemej ke ear buñ.John didn't know what to say, being so embarrassed for James when he (James) fell down.mejko
 Kwōn jemej bwe emāni nuknuk ṇe aṃ.Wear a slip because your dress is thin.jemej
 Ṃwejo ej juwaini jemej eṇ an.Ṃwejo is sewing lace on her slip.juwain
 Ejuwain jemej eṇ an.Her slip has lace put on.juwain
 Jọọn eñak ta eo en ba kōn an mejko kake Jemej ke ear buñ.John didn’t know what to say because of his embarassment for James when he fell.kōn
lelemejIlōke wa e bwe eṃōj an lelemej (ellemej).I trust my canoe now because it has successfully passed the trial run.lelemej
ellemejIlōke wa e bwe eṃōj an lelemej (ellemej).I trust my canoe now because it has successfully passed the trial run.lelemej
memejEnañin to aṃ memej (emmej)?Why are you staying up so late?memej
 Ij ja itan wūne meja jidik ṃokta jān naaj memej (emmej).I think I'll get some shut-eye for a while before I go on watch.wūne māj
ememejKwōj ememej ke etan ḷadik eo ear itok?Do you remember the name of the boy who came here?ememej
 Kwōj ememej ke ijoko jaar pād ie Amedka?Do you remember the places we visited in America?ijoko
 Ilo iien in eor jiljilimjuon ak rualitōk iiō—ij jab kanooj ememej.At this time I was seven or eight years old—I don’t exactly remember which. P2ememej
 Ememej.Remember—no active attempt to remember—just sort of comes to mind.ememej
 Bōtab ke ej bar ememej ke kōrā eo ri-turun ḷein erro ej nukwiik doon, ebar kajoorḷọk atin.However he remembered that the man’s wife was his relative, and he became bolder. P24nukwi
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keememejIj keememej ḷọk wōt ke ikar uwe ippān Jema kab ruo ṃōṃaan ilo juon booj jidikdik eo roñoul ruo ne aitokan im jiljino ne depakpakin.I still remember when I sailed with Father and two other men on a small boat that was twenty-two feet long and six feet wide. P1depakpak
 Kwōn keememej in kab itok.Don't forget to come.ememej
 Keememej.Remember—there is a definite effort to bring it back to mind.ememej
 Kwōn keememej raan in Jabōt bwe kwōn kokkwōjarjare.Remember the Sabbath day to keep it holy. S5keememej
 Kwōn keememej raan in Jabōt bwe kwōn kokkwojarjare.Remember the Sabbath day to keep it holy. S5kokwōjarjar
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kakeememejJuon, raar kowaḷọk bōḷāāk eo an Ṃaikronijia im ruo, raar kōṃṃan bwe Julae 12 raan en an Ṃaikronijia raan in kakkije in kakeememej jinoin Kọñkorej eo an ṂaikronijiaOne was to decide upon a flag for Micronesia, and the second was to set July 12 as a holiday to commemorate the beginning of the Congress of Micronesia. S16keememej
ekakeememejKiiō emotḷọk de juon allōñ jān ke jeañ ar jerak jān Kwajleen ñan Likiep ak eñiin jej eppepe wōt i lọmeto im mōttan wōt jidik emaat limed dān,” Bojin eo ekakeememej ḷọk Jema.It’s been a month since we set sail from Kwajalein to Likiep but we are drifting at sea and we are almost out of drinking water,” the Boatswain reminded Father. P1018keememej
IememejIememej raan ko.I remember the days.ememej
KememejKememej im jab jokwōd in jejetok.Remember not to neglect writing to me.jokwōd
 Kememej bwe ekadu tōllọk in ak eaetok pelọk in.”Remember that the path may be short, but not when you drift off course.” P487tōllọk
remejRūttariṇae in Jepaan ro i Ruōt rej baj pepojakjek wōt in ruk-bueer ak ejodik ṃōrein in Amedka ro im buuk er im remej.While the Japanese soldiers were gathering their ammunition together the American marines landed and shot them dead.ruk-bo
kimejMen ko rej kōjerbali ñan bubu remaroñ kimej, juubub, maañ, ekkwaḷ, dekā, im bōlōk.The things used for divination could be coconut fronds, shoots, pandanus leaves, sennit, stones, and leaves. S21bubu
 Rej ipep arḷọk kimej.They are dragging fronds to the lagoon beach.ipep
 Jājeik tok juon kimej.Cut a coconut frond for me with a machete.jāje
 Nōōre waj kimej ṇePull that frond over.nenōōr
 Wōn e ear tōtemakilkil (ettemakilkil) kimej ṇa ije?Who plucked this frond and scattered leaves all over the place?tōtemakil
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jakimejEḷap an jakimej niin wāto in.The coconut trees on this tract are not productive.jakimuur
rimejKōjro ilān añak ippān rimej eṇLet's go añak with the deceased.añak
 Kōpooj rimej ṇe bwe ri-āmej ro tok.Get the deceased ready because the mourners are coming.āmej
 Eṃōj kalbwin rimej eoThey have buried the dead person.kallib
 Jeban kōbotuut turun rimej eoWe couldn't breathe near the corpse.kōboutut
ri-mejEajeḷḷā ḷọk āneo kōn ri-mej ṃōjin an eerbooj in Amedka boktañe.The corpses were scattered all over the place after the U.S. Air Force bombed it.ajeḷḷā
 Men kein rej kōjerbali ñan iien eoreak, jiljino raan ālikin an armej eṇ mej im iien eo rej tōmak bwe ri-mej eṇ ej jerkakpeje.These things are used for the time of spreading the gravel,” six days after the time of death, when they believe that the dead rise. S14jerkakpeje
 Raan kein armej rej ṇaiṃōn lōb ko libōn ri-mej ro aer.Nowadays people are providing shelter for the graves of their dead.ṇaiṃōn
EbbūramejmejEbbūramejmej piik in.The pork tastes raw.būbūramejmej
addimejmejEḷap an ḷadik eṇ addimejmej.That boy is sickly.addimej
 Wūnin aṃ addimejmej ṇe kōn aṃ mejkaiie.You've lost your coordination because you yearn after but can't get to first base with women.mejkaiie
kaaddimejmejKwōn jab kaaddimejmejDon't bother me.addimej
iaddimejmejBaj ajeḷkāū ke iaddimejmej.I'm so weak that I'm lethargic.ajeḷkā
EkkimejmejEkkimejmej nōbjān ṃwiinThere are fronds all around (on the ground) outside this house.kimej
EmmejmejEmmejmej nājin lieṇ.Her children all die.mej
EnnañinmejmejEnnañinmejmej ḷeeṇHe is always getting sick.nañinmej
EjakmejEjakmej ni in wāto in.The coconut trees in this tract are not productive.jakimuur
lọkmejEinwōt kwōmejān lọkmej bajjekYou look ill.lọkmej
ri-kaademlōkmejAnij ej ri-kaademlōkmej.God is the provider of our inalienable rights.addemlōkmej
addemlōkmejBwidej ko ad rej addemlōkmej.Our land belongs to us until death.addemlōkmej
 Maroñ ko addemlōkmej ejjeḷọk juon emaroñ būki jān kōj.No one can take away our inalienable rightsaddemlōkmej
emmejEnañin to aṃ memej (emmej)?Why are you staying up so late?memej
 Ij ja itan wūne meja jidik ṃokta jān naaj memej (emmej).I think I'll get some shut-eye for a while before I go on watch.wūne māj
 Eḷap aereañ kar eñtaan im emmej ippān ke ej nañinmej.They (foursome) were under great pressure staying up to take care of him when he was ill.aa-
 Iaajeḷkākā kōn kar emmej im eọñōd aolepān boñ.My body is still all over from staying up all night fishing.ajeḷkā
 Ejjeḷọk ej emmej ippān wa in buñiniin?” Bojin eo ekajjitōk.No one is going to be on watch tonight?” the Boatswain asked. P808boñ
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timmejKwoṃōñā itujablik kaṇ; kwōdodoor timmej. Ḷak ban kūr eo in!Jabōn kōnnaan (proverb): You eat to your fill on the ocean side (in secret); your eyeballs are about to pop out. When you're in need you beg for help!" In other words, no man is an island. We should always all look out for one another.timmej
kijenmejKwōn kijenmej wōt im jikuuḷ.Keep on trying in your school work.kijenmej
 Mekarta ke ikar kijenmej wōtBut I kept at it. P667makarta
 Ejako ḷōmṇakin mijak im lōḷñoñ ak epād wōt ḷōmṇakin peran im kijenmej.We were able to shed ourselves of fear and trepidation and instead felt courageous and optimistic. P951lōḷñọñ
 Eḷaññe kwaar kijenmej jān jinoun, kemij kejatdikdik bwe ilo awa in kwōj riiti peijin, kwōmaroñ kōnono im meḷeḷe kajin ṂajeḷIf you have been diligent from the beginning, we hope that when you read this page, you are able to speak and understand Marshallese. S29kijenmej
 Eḷaññe kwaar kijenmej jān jinoun, kemij kōjatdikdik bwe ilo awa in kwōj riiti peijin, kwōmaroñ kōnono im meḷeḷe kajin ṂajeḷIf you have been diligent from the beginning, we hope that when you read this page, you are able to speak and understand Marshallese. S29kōjatdikdik
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NañinmejNañinmej eo an ekōbbōje.His recent illness emaciated him.bōbōj
 Ilo aelōñ in Ṃajeḷ, kien ej bōk eddoin aolep jerbal ko kijjien kōjparok im bōbrae armej jān nañinmej im jorrāān.In the Marshall Islands, the government takes the responsibility of caring for and protecting people from sickness and harm. S7dedo
 Eḷaññe iar jab nañinmej inaaj uwe ilo wa eo.If I didn't get sick I might have gone on the boat.eḷaññe
 Joñan an ḷap an nañinmej ebaj mej.He was so sick he almost died.joña
 Nañinmej in tōñal eṇ an ekōjọkkurereiki.His diabetes prevents him from being athletic.jọkkurere
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enañinmejBaj ke enañinmej?How can you when she's sick?baj ke
 Ḷeo enañinmej eṇ ej bōk-ubōn.That sick person is drawing his last breath.bōk ob
 Ḷalem en ri-pālele raar jaṃbotok jān Amedka im juon iaan ri-jaṃbo rein enañinmej.Five couples came from America for a vacation and one of them is now sick.jaṃbo
 Aolep iien ej jekpen im ba enañinmej bwe en jab jerbal.He was always pretending to be sick so that he wouldn't have to work.jekpen
 Juon iaan ri-jibke ro ear jab maroñ jibke bwe enañinmej.One of the men who was supposed to fish for jibke was sick and couldn't go.jibke
ri-nañinmejJuon eṇ ri-nañinmej eaūA sick person is dying there.
 Raar kadeḷọñ ri-nañinmej eoThey admitted the patient.deḷọñ
 Ruuno eo ear kade ri-nañinmej eoThe medicine man treated the sick man by bloodletting.kadkad
 Rōmoot in kauuk ri-nañinmej eoThey went to care for the sick person.kau
 Ij ilān kauuk ri-nañinmej eṇI am going to nurse that sick person.kau
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kwōnañinmejKwōn jab jerwawa bwe kwōnañinmej.Don't go around exposed for you are sick.jejedwawa
 Kwōnañinmej kōn aṃ ḷōḷajikmeeded (eḷḷajikmeeded).You're sick because you masturbate a lot.ḷajikmeed
eaitwōnmejEalikkar an pojakin jako bwe eaitwōnmej.He is ready to go as death broods over him.aitwōnmej
būromejĀlikin eoreak eor kejota in kōjeṃḷọk iien būromej eṇ ñan armej eṇ.After the spreading of the gravel, there is an evening meal to bring to an end the time of mourning. S14iien būroṃōj
kwōmejIdaak wōt jibbūñ in men ṇe em kwōmej.Just drink a tiny bit of that and you'll die.jibbūñ
armejAiluwaan tata armej in aelōñ in.The noisiest people are found in this atoll.ailuwannañnañ
 Aitwōnmejin ḷeo ear alikkar ippān aolep armej ijoHis imminent demise was apparent to everyone who was present.aitwōnmej
 Ajokḷāin juon āne ekkā wōt an ejjeḷọk armej ej jokwe ie.There is usually no one living on either end of an island.ajokḷā
 Ajoḷjoḷin armej bwe ej wōr wōt bween.It's the gnawing of a human because there's still some left on it.ajoḷjoḷ
 Ri-kaajoweweik armej eo ṇeThat's him who makes people whistle continuouslyajwewe
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ormejKwōn ormej ṃokta jān aṃ ṃōñā in jibboñ.Wash your face before eating breakfast.ormej
 Kwōn etal ormej bwe erūṃōṃō mejaṃ.Go wash your face because you have some dried matter around your eyes.rūṃōṃō
 Ikar arruñijñij wōt ke ij wanlōñ ḷọk in etteiñ ormej i lọjet.I was still sleepy when I went up to get water from the ocean to wash my face. P821aruñijñij
ūrōrmejEṃōj ṇe aṃ ūrōrmej.Why don't you stop picking quarrels all the time?ūrōj
kajumejKōmmān lukkuun iion tōreen kajumej.Now we were all really keeping watch. P696jumej
EjumejEjumej an uwe.He decided to go all of a sudden.jumej
tumejJab tumej bwe eliṃ.Don't open your eyes in the water because it's murky.tumej
inejJentoki ko raar apare inej in waan baaṃ ko.The fighters flew escort for the bombers.apar
 Inej eo an Amedka ear bōbaar (ebbaar) waThe American fleet set up a blockade.bōbaar
 Inej eo an Amedka ear barōk wa ko waan ri-Rojia jān aer itok ñan Kiuba.The American fleet blockaded Russian ships from coming to Cuba.bōbaar
 Inej eo an Amedka ear jepekōḷane tok loṃaḷoun Mājro im lutōkḷọk.The U.S. fleet came in such huge numbers to the Majuro lagoon that it literally overflowed.jepekōḷan
 Ruwa eo waan Ḷoeaak rejubwijiḷọk inej eoThe people on Loeaak's canoe signaled to the rest of the fleet to get ready for battle.jubwij
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peejinejEwōr juon jerbal in peejinej eṃōj kajutake.I have just established a business of my own.jerbal
kinejEanilen kinej e peiū.This cut on my hand is infected.anilen
 Eḷak būbtūkḷọk (ibbūtūkḷọk) kinej eo eko.She took off when blood gushed from the wound.būbtūktūk
 Eiktok mejān kinej ṇe peiṃ.The center of the wound on your arm is starting to heal shut.ik
 Ie iḷoñ in kinej eoHow deep is the wound?iḷoñ
 Kwōn kejjerwawaik kinej ṇe peiṃ bwe en mo ṃōkajYou should expose the wound on your hand so it can heal faster.jejedwawa
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pinejEj bōtōktōk allōñ ñe laḷ in ej pinej meramin aḷ jāne.An eclipse of the moon comes about when the earth blocks off the sunlight from it.bōtōktōk allōñ
 Kwōn jab pinej mejaDon't block my view.pinej
 Ear pinej ṃaanūHe obstructed my view.pinej
 Ñe emej aḷap eṇ jeū enaaj pinej jenkwanWhen my uncle, who's also the lineage head, dies, my older brother will take his place.aḷap
 Ekar pinej ioon eake rā, kalōk juon eṃ ṇa ioon, kajuur juon kaju im kōḷaak wūjḷāin bwe en maroñ jerakrōk ilowaan ṃaḷoin aelōñ eṇ.He covered its top with boards, built a house on it, put up a mast and attached a sail so that it could sail on the ocean around the island. P7wōjḷā
nājnejIkōṇaan wōt nājnej kidu jān kuuj.I prefer dogs to cats as pets.nājnej
peejnejEwiin peejnej eo an.His business brought him profits.wiin
 Ejeraaṃṃan ilo an peejnej.He is successful in business.jeraaṃṃan
 Eḷap an jerata peejnej eo an.His business venture was a flop.jerata
EkinejnejEkinejnej peinHis hand is wounded.kinejnej
 Ekinejnej ekjab in.This statue is marred.kinejnej
ikkinejnejEḷap an kūknejnej (ikkinejnej) ānbwinninHis body has many wounds.kinejnej
kūknejnejEḷap an kūknejnej (ikkinejnej) ānbwinninHis body has many wounds.kinejnej
ennejnejJab eaklepe bao eṇ bwe ennejnej.Don't rob the hen of her eggs so she can have chicks.eaklep
ebbọṇejṇejElukkuun ḷap ebbọṇejṇej.I'm itchy.bōbṇōjṇōj
jọejKe ekar baj jọej, kōmmān jino eñjake ammān eañden.By afternoon, we the four of us started feeling hungry. P882eañden
 Ke ekar baj jọej, kōmmān jino eñjake ammān āñdenBy afternoon, we the four of us started feeling hungry. P882kōm
pejEkaamijak pej eṇ pijin lieṇ.She has a malignant placenta.pej
 Eṃōj ṇe aṃ ajoḷjoḷe pej ṇe bwe emaat kobban.Stop gnawing at the pandanus key because the juice is all gone.ajoḷjoḷ
kapejEnnọ kapej.I like cabbage.kapej
pejpejEḷap an pejpej iarin āninThe lagoon beach of this island is very shallow.pejpej
EpejpejEpejpej jeḷā eṇ an.His knowledge is superficial.pejpej
ebōro-pejpejLieṇ ebōro-pejpej.She is fickle.bōro-pejpej
kwōpejpejKwōn kwōpejpej ṇa ilo iep eṇ.Put the waste food in that basket.kwōpejpej
 Jab kwōpejpej jeṇe bwe enaaj aṃaṃ.Don't throw garbage there or you'll attract sharks.aṃaṃ
jọkpejIj kune im kōjro wōnāne ḷọk kōjjel Kapen eo jino ektaki tok jọkpej ko adjel.I’m turning it off and the two of us will go ashore and together with the Captain we’ll start loading our scrap. P337ad
 Ri-Ṃajeḷ rōmaroñ jọkpej im ektak ñan aelōñ ko aer.Marshallese people could go through the scrap and haul it to their island. P17jọkpej
 Ak jab meḷọkḷọk naan eo an rūtto ro, ekadu tōllọk in a eaetok peḷọk in’ ñe koṃ ḷokan kanne wa ṇe kōn jọkpej, ej kab naaj kauwōtataḷọk wōt.”But don’t forget the old saying staying within the realm of possibilities is short, but being adrift like this is long’; when you guys fill the boat with scrap, it will be more dangerous.” P99kauwōtata
 Ri-jọkpej ro raṇ rej jino aer jọkpej.The rubbish collectors are starting to collect trash.jọkpej
 Āinwōt an Likabwiro obrak im lutōkḷọk kōn jọkpej.Just like the Likabwiro was full and overflowing with scrap. P375lutōkḷọk
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Ri-jọkpejRi-jọkpej ro raṇ rej jino aer jọkpej.The rubbish collectors are starting to collect trash.jọkpej
kwōpejEwi waan jọkwōpej eo ke elōñ kwōpej.Where's the garbage truck; there's lots of garbage.kwōpej
 Eṃōj pānuk ḷọk jeṇ kōn kwōpej.The trash has been piled up over there.pānuk
jọkwōpejEwi waan jọkwōpej eo ke elōñ kwōpej.Where's the garbage truck; there's lots of garbage.kwōpej
kappejḶōṃaro raṇ rej kappej likThe men are fishing with poles at the ocean side.kappej
 Kappej jidik wūno ṇe ṃokta jān aṃ kōjerbale.Thin the paint a bit before using it.pepej
EppejEppej wa eo kiiō.The canoe is floating now.pepej
 Eppej lowaan ṃweoThe house was flooded.pepej
ārpejEjjeḷọk wōt ārpej in ṇe eṃṃaan.That fellow is really a weakling.ārpej
RejRej ba eaiji ioon dān ilo North Pole aolep iien.It is said that there is always ice on the water at the North Pole.aij
 Rej aikiu raij.They're rationing out rice.aikiu
 Ej etal in kaaj ijeṇ rej ṃanṃan piik ie.He's going to get some liver where they're butchering the pigs.aj
 Ri-aktal ro raṇ rej pojak wōt in eṃṃakūt.The group of people to visit us are getting ready to move.aktal
 Ajri ro raṇ rej ikkure im allitoto ilo kimejān ni eṇ.The children and playing and dangling on the leaves of the coconut tree.allitoto
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JarejPikeel-eañ ej wūjen Jarej. pikeel-eañIs part of Jarej.wūje-
KọñkorejKwelọk eo ṃoktata an Kọñkorej eo an Ṃaikronijia ear kōṃṃan ilo Juḷae 1965The first meeting of the Congress of Micronesia was in July 1965. S16ṃokta
 Juon, raar kowaḷọk bōḷāāk eo an Ṃaikronijia im ruo, raar kōṃṃan bwe Julae 12 raan en an Ṃaikronijia raan in kakkije in kakeememej jinoin Kọñkorej eo an ṂaikronijiaOne was to decide upon a flag for Micronesia, and the second was to set July 12 as a holiday to commemorate the beginning of the Congress of Micronesia. S16keememej
 Ri-tōl ro an kọñkorej in rej likao ro raar jikuuḷ im katak kōn wāween kien.The leaders of the legislature as of 1965 are young men who have gone to school and studied the legislative process. S15tōl
KọñkōrejKọñkōrej in ej jab lukkuun ḷap an maroñ ijoke eḷap an jipañ ri-jikuuḷ ro im ro routaṃwe ñan kōkōṃanṃanḷọk wāween mour an ri-Ṃajeḷ.The legislature as of 1965 does not have great powers, so it works to help students and the infirmed in order to improve the life of the Marshallese people. S15utaṃwe
tōrejEmejaḷjaḷ ḷọk tōrej eṇThe thread is unsnarled.mejaḷ
 Epok tōrej eoThe thread is tangled.pok
 Ekijoñ pepokpok (eppokpok) tōrej eoThe thread is always tangled.pok
aluejIlo ṃantin Ṃajeḷ, emọ aluej ñe ej or irooj.It's forbidden to be singing up above when there is an irooj around according to Marshallese custom.aluej
 Taunin aṃ kọkkure ṃanet im aluej iraan ṇeWhy do you break the taboo and sing up on that breadfruit tree?aluej
ri-aluejEkkar ñan ṃantin aelōñ kein ri-aluej ej armej rot eṇ ej kọkkure ṃanet im al iraan wōjke kaṇ.According to traditional custom a person who sings upon trees commits a social blunder.aluej
IjIj kaaetokewaj ekkwaḷ e.I'm lengthening this sennit for you.aetok
 Eko tok kilū ñe ij ellolo aḷkita.Seeing an alligator gives me the creeps.aḷkita
 Ij lewōj jatū bwe en aṃ ri-aḷkōnar in jota.I'll let you take my sister for a sunset stroll.aḷkōnar
 Iwōj bwe ij baj aḷo waj wōt.Go ahead because I'm coming later.aḷo
 Ij kajineete eok ke eañjarjar an lōḷḷap eṇ kōnnaan.I'm warning you beforehand that she is an old lady with a sharp tongue.añjarjar
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aijEmmālel ñiū kōn ṃōñā aij.My teeth hurt from eating ice.memāālel
 Mokwaṇ in Aij men in.This pandanus paste is derived from the Aij variety.Aij
kaaijKōjro ej kaaij ñāātWhen are we going to get us some Aij pandanus?Aij
 Renaaj kaaij tok ilju.They will get us some Aij pandanus tomorrow.Aij
ri-kaaijWōn eo enaaj ri-kaaij iaadeañWho among the four of us will be going to get ice aij
BaijBaij in America bwe ekajoor.The vise was made in the USA because it's strong.baij
EaijEaij ḷọk wōtōn jab in.This pandanus season has more Aij pandanus than the previous season.Aij
jaijJete jaij in juuj ṇe aṃ?What is the size of your shoes.jaij
EjaijEjaij juuj e ñan neō.The shoes fit my feet.jaij
EkōjaijEkōjaij OḷkaOlga is a doll.jaij
raijRej aikiu raij.They're rationing out rice.aikiu
 Ekōmatte raij eo im kaameje.He half-cooked the rice.amej
 Kwōmaroñ ke baajkōḷe juon pāāk in raij?Can you carry a bag of rice on your bicycle?baajkōḷ
 Kwōn bobotok raij.Please make some rice balls for us here.bobo
 Ebokboke raij eoThe rice has sand in it.bokbok
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KūraijKūraij ej Ri-jiniet (hymn).Christ is my guide.jiniet
 Kūraij ear kaṃool naan eo an ke ear jerkakpije ilo raan eo kein kajilu.Christ fulfilled his word when he rose on the third day.kaṃool
 Ri-kaḷoor ro raar ṃōñāin kōjab ippān Kūraij.The apostles ate the last supper with Christ.ṃōñāin kōjab
 Jete kar rijjelōk ro an Kūraij?How many disciples did Christ have?rijjelōk
TaijTaij ekadik kōjjarjar.Crap shooting is expensive.jar
 Erwōj ar taij inneThey all were shooting craps yesterday.taij
 Ij jañin kajjioñ ak bōlen eban pen bwe āinwōt iḷak baj lale men eo jej wōjak de eṇ kōdapili taij kaṇ im ewaḷọk bōnbōn eo ad.I haven’t tried but it probably wouldn’t be hard, because it seems like I just saw how they do it; you just roll the dice and the number of points show. P167dāpilpil
 Juon iaan ḷōṃaro ijo ejino ḷuḷuuki taij koOne of the men was starting to roll the dice. P154ḷuḷu
 Jema e, eṃṃan ke ñe itōn aluje aer taij?” ikajjitōk.Father, can I go watch them play dice?” I asked. P150aluje
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PeptaijJakkūramenin Peptaij.The Sacrament of Baptism.jakkūramen
 Raar jebbare Jọọn Peptaij.They beheaded John the Baptist.jebbar
rūtaijKwōn kōṃanṃan aṃ kadkad bwe iar pet ippaṃ ḷouweo,” juon iaan rūtaij ro ejiroñ ḷọkYou should throw better, because I bet on you, man,” one of the players told him. P157ḷouweo
pileijEar kōjālle nabōjḷọk pileij koHe (angrily) threw out the plates.kōjjāl
 Ear ñarij pileij eo an.He ate his food without using his hands (or utensils).ñarñar
 Ikar āte ḷọk pileij eo ñiin āinwōt an kar ba innem jaḷḷọk ñan Jema.I took his plate over like he had asked and then turned around and faced Father. P1331jāl-
 Kapen eo ejikrōk tok ijo ṃoktata, ke erjel ej rọọl tok, im jino jabōl ṇa kobban pileij eo ñiin kōn raij.When they arrived, the Captain came in first and heaped his plate full of rice. P371jabōḷ
 Eitan lutōk ḷọk pileij eo an kōn raij im kọọnpiip.His plate was overflowing with rice and corned beef. P374lutōkḷọk
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peijKwōn ālōkḷọk ṃōk peij ṇePlease turn your book to the next page.ālāl
 Jete peij in bok ṇe aṃ?How many pages in that book of yours?peij
 Kwōn jebrano bwe ña ij peij.You sing soprano and I'll sing bass.jebrano
 Kwōnaaj ikkure ilo jekōn peij.You will play second base.jekōn
iijKōmij kōṃṃan dānnin kadek jān iij.We make liquor from yeast.iij
 Ear ṃōṃōkaje (eṃṃōkaje) iij eoHe got there in time for some yeast (drink).ṃōṃōkaj
 Iij in ia ṇe ke āinwōt ekajoor.Where is this yeast from as it's quite strong.iij
 Jekaro ej bar bōk jikin iij ilo iiōk pilawā.Jekaro also takes the place of yeast in making bread. S19pilawā
jiijKōjparok aṃ mwijit jiij ṇe bwe en jab jijijiij (ijjijiij) raan tebōḷ ṇeBe careful as you cut the cheese so that the crumbs won't be all over the table.jiij
 Ennọ jiij.I like cheese.jiij
 Nemān ilo an kallib, āinwōt bwiin jiij ñe rej kōṃṃane.The flavor from its having been buried is like that of cheese when they make it. S28nām
 Nemān ilo an kallib, āinwōt bwiin jiij ñe rej kōṃṃane.The flavor from its having been buried is like that of cheese when they make it. S28jiij
 Nemān ilo an kallib, āinwōt bwiin jiij ñe rej kōṃṃane.The flavor from its having been buried is like that of cheese when they make it. S28bwiro
kajiijJaikuj kajiij tok bwe eṃaat.We've run out of cheese and we should get some more.jiij
jijijiijKōjparok aṃ mwijit jiij ṇe bwe en jab jijijiij (ijjijiij) raan tebōḷ ṇeBe careful as you cut the cheese so that the crumbs won't be all over the table.jiij
ijjijiijKōjparok aṃ mwijit jiij ṇe bwe en jab jijijiij (ijjijiij) raan tebōḷ ṇeBe careful as you cut the cheese so that the crumbs won't be all over the table.jiij
kiijWōn ṇe ear kiij jokankan ṇe aṃ?Who sewed your dress?jokankan
 Etōke kar jalen aer kiij nuknuk eo?Why did they stitch the cloth only once?jalen
 Ej kiij nuknuk eo an.She is sewing her dress.keke
jipiijKab baj bab-laḷin ke ej roñjake jipiij eoThat's the first time he got aroused after listening to a speech.bab-laḷin
 Eḷap an kōbab-laḷ an jipiij.His speeches are rousing.bab-laḷin
 Eḷap an kar kōbab-laḷū jipiij eo an.His speech aroused my enthusiasm.bab-laḷin
 Ejjeḷọk wōt orāū jān jipiij eo an.His sermon really oppressed me. I was very tired after his speech.orā
 Eḷap an bab-laḷū kōn jipiij eo an Kennedy.I am enthused about Kennedy's speech.bab-laḷin
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Ri-jipiijRi-jipiij eo an baaṃle eṇ.The spokesman for the family.jipiij
opiijIj aikuj etal ñan opiij eṇ in kanne pebain jerak eo an wa in.I need to go to the District Office and fill out the sailing papers for this boat. P393peba
 Imoot, jenaaj iioon doon iturin opiij eṇI’m going; we’ll see each other by the office.” P292moot
 Kōmiro naaj lo ilo opiij eṇ an Koṃja eṇ.”You can find me in the District Administrator’s office.” P283koṃja
 Kwōmaroñ loe ilo opiij eṇ an Koṃja eṇ bwe ekar etal ñan e.”You can find him at the District Administrator’s office, because that’s where he went.” P311koṃja
JaintiijJaintiij ro raṇ rej etale ek baijin ko ilo Ṃajōḷ in.Scientists are studying poisonous fish in the Marshall Islands. (The scientists are trying to find out why some of the fish in the Marshalls are poisonous.) jaintiij
 Jaintiij ro rej kajipenpen.The scientists are hunting for sea cucumber.jipenpen
EttiijEttiij ḷọk ek eo ke emat.The fish kept sizzling when it was cooked.tūtiijij
MejijRaar kajurbak likao in Mejij ro bwe eṃṃan aer jurbak.They let the young men from Mejit tap dance because they are good at it.jurbak
 Eṃṃan jurbak in likao in Mejij.The tap dance performance of Mejit young men is good.jurbak
EkkōjaijijEkkōjaijij an tōtoṇ (ettoṇ).Her smile is captivating.kōjaij
EiijijEiijij iiōk eo an.His batter came out having too much yeast.iij
jijipiijijEmake jijipiijij (ijjipiijij) aḷap eṇ.That old man is always preaching.jipiij
ijjipiijijEmake jijipiijij (ijjipiijij) aḷap eṇ.That old man is always preaching.jipiij
jedaujijEpen jedaujij in Amedka.American pants are strong.jedọujij
jedoujijKwōn joñe jedoujij ṇe dettaṃ wōt ke.Try the pants on and see if they fit.joñe aorōkin
 Elukkuun joto jedoujij ṇe ilo aṃ kōṃake.The pants you are wearing really fit you.joto
jedọujijEḷap an bab jedọujij eMy trousers are too tight.bab
 Eḷap aṃ kar kōbab jedọujij e .You made my trousers too tight.bab
 Jema ekwaḷọk juon mājet jān bōjọọn jedọujij eo an im tile ḷaaṃ eo.Father took a match out of his pants pocket and lit the lamp. P140bōjọ
 Bwilọkun jedọujij ṇe aṃ eṃṃan.You've got neat creases in your trousers.bwilọk
 Edim jedọujij eṇ an.His trousers are tight.dim
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kijErro ej iọkwe in kij bajjekTheirs is just a puppy love.iọkwe in kij
 Ajri raṇ nejin rej kij wōt ḷokwan doon.Her children close one after the other.kij-ḷokwan-doon
 Wa rej kij ḷokwan doon.Cars were bumper-to-bumper.kij-ḷokwan-doon
 Enoññoḷọk kij eoThe louse snapped when squashed.noñ
 Rej kannoñ kij.They are killing lice.noñ
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pakijEḷap an bwilọkwōjkwōj aṃ kar limi pakij eYou wrapped this package sloppily.buḷọkwōjkwōj
 Eṃōj ke aṃ korake pakij eoHave you wrapped the package yet?korak
 Eḷap pakij jān kwe.I can stay under longer than you.pakij
 Ruo wōt wūd e ilo pakij in jikka e kiiō.There are only two cigarettes left in this pack.wūd
jāppakijIḷōḷḷap kiiō im eḷap jāppakij.I am old now and I cannot stay underwater for a long time.jāpakij
IppakijIppakij jān kwe.I can hold my breath longer than you.pakij
kōppakijKōmālij in ek enaaj kōppakij eokEating fish brains will cause you to be able to hold your breath for a long time.pakij
rakijEjālōt aṃ rakij meḷaṇ in.You did not clean up the grounds thoroughly.jālōt
 Kwōn bar rakij mejate ṇe bwe eitan penjak.Clear out the path again because it's overgrown.mejate
 Jeañ rakij juon mejā.Let's clear a channel.mejā
 Koṃwin rakij nōbōjān wōpij eṇ.Clean outside the office there.rarō
 Eṃōj rakij mar ko im ejarmatmat ṃweoThe bushes have been cleaned up and the house is exposed.jejedmatmat
ekijLale iie ekij eokWatch out for centipedes that they don't bite you.iie
 Adenpe ekij pein im jako.An adenpe shark bit his hand off.adenpe
memakijkijKwōn kipeddikdik im jab memakijkij (emmakijkij) aṃ jiipip bwe eḷap oṇāān kiaaj raan kein.You'd better cut back and not use the jeep all the time because gas is expensive these days.jiipip
 Iabṇōṇōik an memakijkij (emmakijkij) an itok.I am disturbed at how often he comes.abṇōṇō
emmakijkijKwōn kipeddikdik im jab memakijkij (emmakijkij) aṃ jiipip bwe eḷap oṇāān kiaaj raan kein.You'd better cut back and not use the jeep all the time because gas is expensive these days.jiipip
 Emmakijkij an itok wa ñan āninThe ship comes to this islet often.memakijkij
 Iabṇōṇōik an memakijkij (emmakijkij) an itok.I am disturbed at how often he comes.abṇōṇō
kōppakijkijKōjro etal in kōppakijkij.Let's go see which of the two of us can stay under longer.pakij
EkijkijEkijkij bōran lieṇ.Her hair is full of lice.kij
 Kwōn likliki pilawā ṇe bwe ekijkij.Sift that flour because it has lots of bugs in it.liklik
ikkijkijKwōn jab kūkijkij (ikkijkij) pinjeḷ ṇeDon't chew on your pencil.kūk
ejjidimkijkijḶeo ejjidimkijkij ṇeHe has a short temper. That fellow gets angry easily.jidimkij
kūkijkijKwōn jab kūkijkij (ikkijkij) pinjeḷ ṇeDon't chew on your pencil.kūk
EjidimkijEjidimkij an uwe.He left in a hurry.jidimkij
mālijKwōn lukkuun liji bwe en mālij.Pound it well so it becomes paste.lij
 Rōno im mālij addi-kọọtotin rūkọọt eo.The thief got his index finger smashedaddi-kọọtot
kōmālijEnaaj nañinmej kōn an jab kōmālij kijenHe'll get sick from not chewing his food well.mālij
 Kōmālij in ek enaaj kōppakij eok.Eating fish brains will cause you to be able to hold your breath for a long time.pakij
 Jikin ri-addimejmejin kōmālij.A place for the feeble-minded.addimej
 Eor jidik irḷọk ilo kōmālij eṇ an.He has a bit of a mental defect.irḷọk
 Ej baj meḷan ḷọk ak ej kab jino an eñaktok im ejino peḷḷọk kōmālij e .After a moment I began to realize what was happening and my head started to clear up. P586peḷḷọk
EmālijlijEmālijlij bao eo raar jipede.The chicken they ran over is really smashed.mālij
EmmālijlijEmmālijlij ek eo kidu eo ear kiji.The fish the dog stole was all chewed up.mālij
iḷḷijḷijKōttar an ḷūḷijḷij (iḷḷijḷij) im dimtake.Wait till he nibbles on the bait and then jerk the line.ḷūḷijḷij
EjjiiñlijlijEjjiiñlijlij ḷeeṇHe always wears an undershirt.jiiñlij
ḷūḷijḷijKōttar an ḷūḷijḷij (iḷḷijḷij) im dimtake.Wait till he nibbles on the bait and then jerk the line.ḷūḷijḷij
EkimlijEkimlij an kelọk.It flew in a spiral.kilmij
IñlijEwi wāween ba naan eo ilo kajin Iñlij?How do you say this word in English?ewi
 Ejeḷā kajin Iñlij.He knows the English language.Iñlij
 Ejeḷā kajin Iñlij.He knows the English language.Iñlij
 Jāntōjin Iñlij.An English sentence.jāntōj
 Ejeḷāḷọk jeje ilo kajin Iñlij jān kajin ṂajōḷHe writes better in English than in Marshallese.jeje
jiiñlijRej kappijinjini jiiñlij kaṇ aer.They are putting spots all over their T-shirts.būbjinjin
 Emō jiiñlij e .My T-shirt is stretchy.
 Iutūk jiiñlij eo im iri ḷọk menokadu eo i deṃa im turin meja.I took off my shirt and wiped the sweat from my forehead and my face. P991daṃ
Ri-IñlijRi-Iñlij men ṇeThat's an Englishman.Iñlij
kemijEḷaññe kwaar kijenmej jān jinoun, kemij kejatdikdik bwe ilo awa in kwōj riiti peijin, kwōmaroñ kōnono im meḷeḷe kajin ṂajeḷIf you have been diligent from the beginning, we hope that when you read this page, you are able to speak and understand Marshallese. S29kijenmej
 Eḷaññe kwaar kijenmej jān jinoun, kemij kōjatdikdik bwe ilo awa in kwōj riiti peijin, kwōmaroñ kōnono im meḷeḷe kajin ṂajeḷIf you have been diligent from the beginning, we hope that when you read this page, you are able to speak and understand Marshallese. S29kōjatdikdik
kimijKwōn kimij mejān mejānwōd ṇeClose that clam.kūkim
koṃijEk rot kaṇe koṃij jinreikiWhat kind of fish are you guys secretly eating?jinre
KōmijKōmij kōṃṃan dānnin kadek jān iij.We make liquor from yeast.iij
 Kōmij kōṃṃan ta kien ej karōke.We do what the law prescribes.kōkar
 Kōmij ilān mettorkaṇ.We are going to do you-know-what.mettorkaṇ
 Kōmij pād wōt in mije eok.We will stick with you come what will.mije
 Ilo iien kaṇ ej kọjek ñe kōmij eọñōd, kōmmān ej jinkadool wot, ñe jab ainbati kōn dānnin lọjet.At the times when we were fishing and hooked a fish, we only grilled it, or boiled it in a pot with seawater. P1013ainbat
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AnijAnij ear kaademlōkmeje kōj.God gave us our inalienable rights.addemlōkmej
 Anij eutiej bōtata.God is most high.bōtata
 Anij enaaj iden-onieik eok kōn nana kaṇe aṃ.God will punish your evil deeds.iden-oṇe
 Anij ej likōpejñak jān Jetan.God is my shield from satan.likōpejñak
 Oṇaak an Anij.Providence.oṇaak
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lianijKab āinwōt ebaj lianij tokNow it seems like it’s getting really cloudy. P549lianij
elianijEinwōt enaaj wōt ke elianij tokLooks like a rainy night as it is dark and cloudy.lianij
janijEmoot in janij an nuknuk.She went to change her clothes.jānij
JañijJañij in lik rōbaijin.The jellyfish at the ocean side are poisonous.jañij
jānijKōjro jānij at bwe edik at e jān bōra.Let's trade hats because this one is too small for me.jānij
 Eor ke jānij ippaṃHave you got any change on you?jānij
kōjañijRej kōjañij.They are looking for jellyfish.jañij
BūranijIkōṇaan tijeṃḷọk ilo kajin Būranij.I want to be an expert in speaking French.tijeṃḷọk
tanijEba, "Iban tanij ñe ejjeḷọk rājetakū."He said, "I won't dance without a partner."rejetak
KaminijEdeor jān pein Kaminij.He escaped from the Communists.deor
anijnijEjeḷā anijnij.He knows how to make magic.anijnij
 Kōn an kar mejinede ro ḷōmṇak bwe wūno in Ṃajeḷ ej jerbal kōn anijnij, raar jab kanooj ṃōṇōṇō in kōtḷọk an armej kōjerbale.Because the missionaries thought that Marshallese medicine involved sorcery, they were not very happy to permit people to use it. S8mejinede
 Kōn an kar mejinede ro ḷōmṇak bwe wūno in Ṃajeḷ ej jerbal kōn anijnij, raar jab kanooj ṃōṇōṇō in kōtḷọk an armej kōjerbale.Because the missionaries thought that Marshallese medicine involved sorcery, they were not very happy to permit people to use it. S8anijnij
 Kōn an kar mejinede ro ḷōmṇak bwe wūno in Ṃajeḷ ej jerbal kōn anijnij, raar jab kanooj ṃōṇōṇō in kōtḷọk an armej kōjerbale.Because the missionaries thought that Marshallese medicine involved sorcery, they were not very happy to permit people to use it. S8kōtḷọk
ri-anijnijEaar etal bwe ri-anijnij eo en anjin-wōlboiki.He went to have the black magician make him have sex appeal.anjin-wōlbo
jejañijñijEḷap an jejañijñij (ejjañijñij) iar kiiō.There are lots of jellyfish at the lagoon side right now.jañij
ejjanijnijKōrā eo ejjanijnij an nuknuk ṇeThat woman frequently changes her clothes.jānij
EjjañijñijEjjañijñij likin āne jidikdik eṇ.There are more jellyfish at the ocean side of that small islet.jañij
 Eḷap an jejañijñij (ejjañijñij) iar kiiō.There are lots of jellyfish at the lagoon side right now.jañij
pañijñijEḷap an pañijñij ainikien pakke eṇ.The noise of the cannon shook everything.pañijñij
EttanijnijEttanijnij ri-jikuuḷ in ae-jikuuḷ.The high school students are always having dances.tanij
rūanijnijEkajoor wōt abōnān rūanijnij eoThe sorcerer has such great powers.abōn
aruñijñijEḷap kar aruñijñij ke ej jibboñ.I didn't feel like waking up this morning.aruñijñij
arruñijñijIkar arruñijñij wōt im ij jañin lukkuun meḷeḷe ewi eañ im rak.I was still sleepy and didn’t know right from left. P585aruñijñij
 Ikar arruñijñij wōt ke ij wanlōñ ḷọk in etteiñ ormej i lọjet.I was still sleepy when I went up to get water from the ocean to wash my face. P821aruñijñij
iiō—ijIlo iien in eor jiljilimjuon ak rualitōk iiō—ij jab kanooj ememej.At this time I was seven or eight years old—I don’t exactly remember which. P2ememej
pijBaru in Jepaan men kaṇ rej jerbal kiiō ilo pij eṇThose are bulldozers from Japan working on the airfield.baru
 Rej baruuk pij eṇ bwe en ṃōṃan (eṃṃan) jepaanThey are bulldozing the airfield to make it level.baru
apijEtke kwaar apij ajiri eo?Why did you pinch the child?apap
dāpijKate eok dāpij bao ṇe bwe en jab kelọk.Do your best to hold that bird so that it doesn't fly away.dāpdep
 Pinniep eo ekajjir pein im eban dāpij aḷaḷ eo.The coconut oil made his hand too slippery to hold the stick.jijir
 Ikar aikuj dāpij tibat eo bwe en jab okjak im pāddo kenọkwōle ḷọk kijeek eo bwe ej itok wōt in mej kōn an ṃōḷauwi kane ko.I had to hold onto the teapot, so it wouldn't topple over, and occasionally stir the fire, which tended to die because the firewood was damp. P885kenọkwōl
 Meñe eobrak pein Jema, ekar bar letok pein im dāpij jān jorrāān.Even though Father’s hands were full, he gave me his hand to keep me from getting hurt. P601obrak
 Dāpij wōt,” Jema eba.Keep holding him,” Father said. P1162dāpij
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IdāpijIdāpij banōḷ eo im Jema elutōk tok men eo kobban ñan lowaan tāāñ eo an injin eo.I held the funnel and Father poured the contents into the tank of the engine. P590dāpdep
 Idāpij banōḷ eo im Jema elutōk tok men eo kobban ñan lowaan tāāñ eo an injin eo.I held the funnel and Father poured the contents into the tank of the engine. P590 P590lilutōk
jipijEaplolo an jipij.The speech he made was slurred from beginning to end.aplo
 Eaplolo jipij eo an.The speech he composed was such that it was slurred no matter who read it.aplo
 Eḷap an kar kāitok-limoū jipij eo an.His speech really interested me.itok-limoin
 Eḷap an kāitoktok-limo an jipij.He makes interesting speeches.itok-limoin
 Eḷap an jejọjọ (ejjọjọ) likao eo ilo jipij eo an.The young man was very bold in his speech.jejọjọ
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wōpijKoṃwin rakij nōbōjān wōpij eṇClean outside the office there.rarō
 Ej jerbal ilo wōpij eṇ eḷap.He works in the administration building.wōpij
ñarijIar ñarij laḷI bit the dust.ñarñar
 Ear ñarij pileij eo an.He ate his food without using his hands (or utensils).ñarñar
 Baj ajjiṃaalaliṃ ke kwoitōn ñarij laḷYou're so dizzy you almost bit the dirt.ajjiṃaalal
 Ñe 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 .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. P650kōjbouk
 Ekar kate bwe en jab okjak ak eitok wōt bwe en tōn ñarij laḷHe was trying hard to not fall over but it seemed like he was going to bite the dust. P155ñarñar
kūrijJab ṃōñā kūrij bwe enaaj kōḷḷaouk eok.Don't eat fat or it'll make you seasick.ḷōḷao
bwijEamḷap kōnke ej ṃaan bwij.He's got lots of land because he's the head of his lineage.amḷap
 Eto an bwij kaṇ an armeje doon.The members of the lineages have been feuding for quite some time.an armeje doon
 Bwij eo ebwijteoḷeoḷ ṇeThat lineage is always changing homes.bwijteoḷeoḷ
 Eḷot bwij eṇThat lineage is dying out.ḷot
 Nowa wōt im bwij eo an raar mour ilo ibwijleplep eo ilo Baibōḷ.Only Noah and his family survived the great flood in the Bible.ibwijleplep
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ibwijEḷak ibwij ejjelọk wa eo.When the tide came in, the boat floated loose.ejjelọk
 Eban kakkōt ibwij.The tide will not be very high.kakkōt
 Ej jañin kanooj ibwij im ej maroñ wōt akake jokwā eṇ.The water is not very high and he's still able to tow the driftwood with his feet touching the bottom.akake
 Ear kanooj ibwij im ear jabjab neō jān laḷ.It was an extremely high tide and my feet couldn't reach the bottom.jabjab
 Ejino ibwij tok im wa eo ejino pelōñ tak im jepaan wōt ioon ọb eo.The tide was starting to come in and the boat was starting to float upwards to the same level as the dock. P312jepaa-
adibwijḶeo ej adibwij waini eo.He is moving the copra nut with a stick.adebdeb
 Kwōn adibwij tokProd it out for me.adibwij
ri-adibwijWōn ri-adibwij iaamiroWho between the two of you is going to be the prodder?adibwij
EibwijEibwij tokThe tide is coming in (rising).ibwij
 Ḷak ke eibwij, erro jujen pād wōt āneoThe tide came in so they stayed on the island.jujen
 Eḷma ḷọk ñan ān ṇe iōñ ke kiin eibwij mejje ṇeHow am I to get to the next island north of here since it's high tide?eḷmān
EkaibwibwijEkaibwibwij iaarin āniinThe lagoon side of this island is always having high tide.ibwij
bwijbwijKe ekar tōpar kūrọọjti eo, ebuñjenōṃ ḷak bwijbwij, ekā lōñ ḷọk im jok ioon im jijet.When he reached the cross-stick at the top of the mast, he suddenly started kicking, then he jumped up to the top and landed on it and sat down. P1192bwijbwij
 Ke ekar tōpar kūrọọjti eo, ebuñjenōṃ ḷak bwijbwij, ekā lōñ ḷọk im jok ioon im jijet.When he reached the cross-stick at the top of the mast he suddenly started kicking then he jumped up to the top and landed on it and sat down. P1192kūrọọjti
ErrabwijbwijErrabwijbwij ḷōḷḷap eṇ.That old man is always warming his bottom by the fire.rabwij
ikbwijEowi ikbwij in Aur.The ikbwij of Aur is delicious.ibkij
kaikbwijRaar kaikbwij.They were fishing for ikbwijibkij
MenmenbwijMenmenbwij eo an Bender ebwe an kapokpok.Bender's genealogy is quite complex.menmenbwij
 Menmenbwij an David.Genealogy of David.menmenbwij
 Kwōj aikuj jeḷā menmenbwij bwe kwōn jeḷā wōn eo ej Irooj, Aḷap im senior ri-Jerbal ilo juon wāto.You must know the genealogy in order to know who is the Irooj, Aḷap an ri-Jerbal for each parcel of land. menmenbwij
 Bok in Luk ej kwaḷọk menmenbwij an Jisōs.The Book of Luke presents the genealogy of Jesus.menmenbwij
ilọbwijEpād ilọbwij.It's on the bwijlọbwij
jubwijTile kijeekin jubwij eoLight the fire to signal for help.jubwij
kūbwijJen kūbwij juon rọñ.Let's dig a hole.kōb
EnukwijEnukwij wōt aeran im ṃōjHe just shrugged his shoulders. P432nukuj
aṃwijKaiur bwe kwōj maroñ wōt aṃwij jidikHurry because you can still make it in time to have some of it.aṃwij jidik
daṃwijLale kidu ṇe ej daṃwij pilej ṇeWatch out, that dog is licking your plate.daṃdeṃ
 Jab daṃwij ḷọḷe ṇe bwe etoon.Don't lick that lollipop cause it's dirty.daṃdeṃ
KwōaṃwijKwōaṃwij ke jidik?Did you get at least a taste of it?aṃwij jidik
daṃdeṃwijJab daṃdeṃwij peiṃDon't lick your hand (continuously).daṃdeṃ
daṃdiṃwijEar bajjek daṃdiṃwij ḷọḷe eo.He just kept licking the lollipop.daṃdeṃ
ṃwijṃwijEḷap wōt ṇe ṃwijṃwij.How big that incision scar is.ṃwijṃwij
EṃwijṃwijEṃwijṃwij peiūMy hand is cut.ṃwijṃwij
 Eṃwijṃwij peiū ilo eo eo ke ek eo ej ñijlọkI cut my hand on the line when the fish dove (down to break away).ñijlọk
ri-ṃwijṃwijRej akjijene ri-ṃwijṃwij eṇThey're giving oxygen to the patient undergoing surgery.akjijen
kọruṃwijṃwijKwōn jab kōṃṃan kọruṃwijṃwij.Don't always delay things.ruṃwij
rruṃwijṃwijJab rruṃwijṃwij.Don't dilly-dally.ruṃwij
irruṃwijṃwijBọọj eo an ear jueoonmọñūn kōn an ruruṃwijṃwij (irruṃwijṃwij).His boss chewed him out for his constant tardiness.jueoonmọñ
ruruṃwijṃwijBọọj eo an ear jueoonmọñūn kōn an ruruṃwijṃwij (irruṃwijṃwij).His boss chewed him out for his constant tardiness.jueoonmọñ
KoṃwijKoṃwij etal ke in jabuki baruun merā eṇ ej lọklọk ioon pedped?Are you going to use the jabuk method and catch the school of parrotfish feeding on the reef?jabuk
 Ta ṇe koṃwij jejānene (ejjānene) kakeWhat are you so excited about?jejānene
 Koṃ kadik kōkōrraatat (ekkōrraatat) ak ejjeḷọk men eṇ koṃwij kōṃṃaneYou're always so critical and yet never do anything.kōrraat
 Etke koṃwij jab eañini bwe en kōkaatak (ekkaatak) lipaantoWhy won't you take him along so he may learn to fish by the lipaanto method?lipaanto
 Etke koṃwij jab ḷwaare (atiḷọọr) lowaan ṃwiinWhy don't you people light up the mosquito coil to keep the mosquitoes out of the house?ḷwaar
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rumwijRaar ilọk im jab rumwij in jepḷaak.They went and hurried back.jab ruṃwij
 Kwōn kaiur bwe kwonaaj rumwij.Hurry up or you might be late.kijōṃ
 Jab rumwij in ko.Be sure to flee immediately.jab ruṃwij
ruṃwijÑe ikar ruṃwij inaaj kar patpat ṇa i kiin wa eo.If I had been slow I would have been thrown against the wall of the boat. P600kii-
 Kwōmake ruṃwij in kōkōṇak (ekkōṇak) aṃ nuknuk.It takes you an awfully long time to get dressed.kōkōṇak
 Kijak eṇ ekōṇaan ruṃwij.He's usually late.kōṇaan
 En ṃōj aṃ kōṇaan ruṃwij.I want you to stop being late all the time.kōṇaan
 Eṃōj aṃ kōṇaan ruṃwij?Why don't you stop being late all the time?kōṇaan
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EruṃwijEruṃwij jibwe jān an dipāl em peḷḷọk.Before I could grab him he had already crouched and sprang away.dipāl
 Kakijerjere bwe eruṃwij.Hurry him up because he's late.kijerjer
 Eruṃwij jān wa eo kōn an ṃōṃadṃad (eṃṃadṃad).He missed the boat because of his loitering around.ṃad
 Etke eruṃwij an rọọl tok ri-kaaijkudiiṃ ro?Why aren't the people who went to buy ice cream back?aij kudiiṃ
 Eruṃwij ak etal in wōt juon.Slowly but surely.etal in wōt juon
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IruṃwijIruṃwij jān aerro bab.I missed when they were locked in combat.bab
 Itomewa jān tūrep eo bwe iruṃwij.I missed making the trip because I was late.tomewa
 Iilbōk im kanōk neō ak iruṃwij.I was startled and tried to move my leg out of the way but it was too late. P344kankan
 Iruṃwij jān an ko aolep ek jiddik ko im ḷañe eo barāinwōt.But I was too late; all the little fish and the big skipjack had already swum away. P389ko
ikiruṃwijRaar kupiiki kōn an ikiruṃwij.He was disqualified on account of his tardiness.kupi
iki-ruṃwijEṃōj ṇe aṃ iki-ruṃwij.I want you to stop being tardy.iki-ruṃwij
kwoiki-rumwijKwojekkar in ito-itak bwe kwoiki-rumwij.You're not fit to be a traveler because you are too slow in everything.iki-ruṃwij
kọruṃwijTa ṇe ear kọruṃwij eokWhat made you late?ruṃwij
EwūjabōjEwūjabōj WūlkaUliga is narrow.wūjabōj
nabōjṂōjin 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.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. P757lowa
 Ajri ro raṇ rej kukure (ikkure) nabōj.The children are playing outside there.nabōj
 Kwōmaroñ ke pikūri ḷọk meṇọkṇọk ṇe ñan nabōj?Can you brush out that piece of dirt?pikūr
 Likao ro raar jurbakḷọk jān nabōj ñan lowaan ṃweoThe young men tap danced from outside the house and into it.jurbak
 Ij deḷọñ ḷọk iṃweo ke rej kōjbouk nabōj tak ri-nana eo.I was entering the house as the bad guy came careening out the door.kōjbouk
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kabbōjTa ṇe ear kabbōj eokWhat make you so thin?bōbōj
ekabbōjBaijin in ṇo eo ekabbōj neenThe poison from the stone fish made his foot swell.bōbōj
ebbōjKwōn ṃōk aiji bōra bwe en jab bōbōj (ebbōj).Would you press some ice cubes to my head to prevent swelling?aij
 Ijakile kōn an bōbōj (ebbōj).He was so thin I