Thursday, March 26, 2009
Palåbran 03/26/09: Ilek
Ilek: (verb) Say, said, stated.
Note: Ilek is a derivative form of the verb ålok (to state). It must be used with a possessive suffix: -hu, -mu, -ña, -ta, -mami, -miyu, -ñiha.
"Håfa ilek-mu?" = "What did you say?"
"Ilek-ña si Maria na gaige i yabi gi lamasa." = "Maria said the key is on the table."
"Ti hu gof komprende i ilelek-ñiha." = "I didn't really understand what they were saying."