Sentence #12

Saya ranarana sekoteŋe, sadurunu atada hape baŋibaŋi.

saya ranarana sekoteŋe sadurunu atada hape baŋibaŋi

{ sa=ya} { ranarana} { sekota=ŋi} { sa=durunu} { atada} { ha=pe} { baŋibaŋi}

{ 3SG.RA=CAUS} { shaking} { sekota=MOVE} { 3SG.RA=eye.DU} { downwards} { 3SG.IN=FAIL} { unexpected}

He shook the sekota tree, but his eyes did not come down.

This sentence is part of Runulodu Yere.


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