1 (a) [0:02] So now, wait [and] I’ll tell you about weddings.
|now adv||wait sg imv I||for||wedding sg f def||comp||dat 2pl clt||say 1sg pres P|
2 (a) [0:05] After that I’ll tell you about the church, and then that’s all.
|after||this sg n adj||fut||dat 2pl clt||say 1sg pres P||for||church sg f def||and||end sg m|
3 (GK) Uh huh.
4 (a) [0:08] Those things you were wondering about, a bit concerning the church.
|disc||which sg n rel adj||acc refl clt||wonder 2pl pres I||little adv||for||church sg f def|
5 (GK) How do they do a wedding ceremony without the church?
|how interr||make 3pl pres I||marriage sg f||without||church sg f|
6 (a) [0:16] No, let’s put that up, it doesn’t fit inside.
|no||fut||hang 1pl pres P||here adv||neg||enter 3sg pres I||now adv||in|
7 (GK) Yes, O.K. And then?
|yes||fine adv||after adv|
8 (a) [0:25] In the wedding …
|yes||in||wedding sg f def|
9 (GK) Yes
10 (a) [0:26] … as I was explaining to you, that’s separate. In actuality now they go –
|how rel||dat 2pl clt||explain 1sg pres I||nom sg n||3sg pres cop clt||separately adv||concretely adv||go 3pl pres P||now adv|
11 (a) [0:34] and our people were especially insistent on this – they rent horses.
|particularity sg f||our pl def adj||insist 3pl impf I||here adv||take 3pl pres P||under||rental sg m||horse pl m|
12 (GK) Aha.
13 (a) [0:39] And the horses – how shall I say it in a word – they’re tasseled.
|horse pl m def||acc 3pl clt||how interr||comp||dat 2sg clt||say 1sg pres P||with||one f adj||word sg f||tassel pl m|
14 (a) [0:45] Here, [you know] what a tassel is?
||tassel sg m||what sg n interr||3sg pres cop clt|
15 (GK) Yes, yes.
16 (a) [0:48] And they tie on them whatever you want.
|tie 3pl pres I||dat 3pl clt||what sg n interr||interr clt||neg||want 2sg pres|
17 (GK) On the horses’ heads.
|on||head pl f def||on||horse pl m def|
18 (a) [0:50] Right. And they take gifts and set out. A whole column. Whoever wishes
|disc||gift pl m||and||acc 3pl clt||take 3pl pres P||and||set.off 3pl pres I||now adv||column sg f||entire sg f adj||who sg m rel||want 3sg pres I|
19 (a) [1:01] goes to the ceremony. They wed them in Tryavna, because the church is there.
|go 3sg pres I||to||marriage sg f def||marry 3pl pres I||acc 3pl clt||in||Tryavna sg f place||because||there adv||church sg f def|
20 (a) [1:07] And around 2:00 or 1:00 they are supposed to return.
|and||toward||two m||toward||one sg m adj||hour sg m def||must pres imprs||comp||acc refl clt||return 3pl pres P|
21 (a) [1:13] There's people there with them during the time of the church ceremony,
|during||this sg n adj||time sg n||when conj||acc 3pl clt||marry 3pl pres P||people pl||dat refl clt||pres exist||there adv||with||acc 3pl|
22 (a) [1:20] and they send somebody, we here call him a rebel, up there
|go 3pl pres P||and||send 3pl pres I||some sg m adj||ost||here adv||rebel sg m||dat m 3sg clt||say 1pl pres I||ost||there adv|
23 (a) [1:28] in the forest to shoot [a gun] to announce that they’re coming,
|disc||thus adv||forest sg f def||how rel||and||shoot 3pl pres I||comp||announce 3pl pres P||that conj||come 3sg pres I||here adv|
24 (a) [1:36] that the wedding [procession] is on its way.
|that conj||fut||dat refl clt||come 3sg pres I||wedding sg f def||already adv|
25 (GK) How do you call those who shoot, who go on ahead of the wedding procession?
|how interr||dat 3pl clt||say 3pl impf I||to||this pl adj||rel||shoot 3pl pres I||rel||go.ahead 3pl pres I||wedding sg f def|
26 (a) [1:40] Well, it –
27 (GK) Do you remember?
|remember 2sg pres I||interr clt|
28 (a) [1:42] I’m not able to tell you.
|neg||can 1sg pres I||dat 2sg clt||say inf P|
29 (GK) Did they maybe call them “prèvarnitsi”? [ritual announcers]
|announcer pl m||comp||dat 3pl clt||call 3pl impf I|
30 (a) [1:45] What?
31 (GK) “Prèvarnitsi”, or “prevàrnitsi” – who race ahead to announce (“isprevarvat”).
|announcer pl m||or||announcer pl m||who pl rel adj||outrun 3pl pres I||before adv|
32 (a) [1:49] They're called horsemen. Some they call them “basil-bearers”, I don’t know why.
|horseman pl m||dat 3pl clt||call 3pl pres I||basil.bearer pl m||dat 3pl clt||call 3pl pres I||some pl adj||neg||know 1sg pres I||why interr|
33 (a) [1:55] [Maybe] because that’s a [person’s] name, and now – now what’s left,
|because||pres exist||one sg n adj||name sg n||and||here adv||and||now adv||and||now adv||3sg pres aux clt||remain sg n L.part P|
34 (a) [1:59] what remains, is the “busiltsi”. [It’s] like a nickname.
|heir sg m||basil.bearer pl m def||as||nickname sg m|
35 (GK) Uh huh.
36 (a) [2:02] This is where the name is from, because the father of that person
|nom sg n||from.there adv||carry 3sg pres I||name sg n def||dat refl clt||because||
||father sg m||dat m 3sg clt||of||this sg m adj|
37 (a) [2:08] was supposedly such a horseman.
|be sg m L.part||such sg m adj||horseman sg m|
38 (GK) Uh huh.
39 (a) [2:09] Ah, yes! They called them horsemen! Because it requires more energetic people ...
|excl||horseman pl m||yes||3pl pres aux clt||dat 3pl clt||call pl L.part I||correct adv||because||require pres imprs||more||energetic pl adj||people pl|
40 (GK) Yes, yes.
41 (a) [2:15] … of course. Well, it's a minor job. So they announce [the news] –
|and||naturally adv||disc||and||nom sg n||small sg f adj||work sg f||adrs||and||communicate 3pl pres I|
42 (a) [2:21] – I don’t know them – and after they announce [it], they hurry.
|and||neg||acc 3pl clt||know 1sg pres I||and||after||this sg n adj||communicate 3pl pres I||hurry 3pl pres I|
43 (a) [2:27] When it's time to have the church ceremony, already early in the morning
|when conj||go 3sg pres P||comp||acc refl clt||marry 3sg pres I||still adv||from||morning sg f def||early adv|
44 (a) [2:31] they’re looking for cut boards, boards ( = to be table tops), and chairs,
|seek 3pl pres I||acc refl clt||slice pl P.part P||board pl f||board pl f||and||chair pl m|
45 (GK) Uh huh.
46 (a) [2:36] and if it's a nice day they make up the tables [out] on the threshing floor.
|and||acc refl clt||pitch 3pl pres I||nice sg m adj||day sg m||when conj||3sg pres cop clt||to||threshing.floor sg m def|
47 (GK) Uh huh.
48 (a) [2:41] and a festive table is created. I don’t know
|and||acc refl clt||form 3sg pres I||festive.table sg f||nom 1sg||neg||know 1sg pres I|
49 (a) [2:44] whether it was like this everywhere in Bulgaria – you see, this I don’t know.
|in||Bulgaria sg f place||thus adv||interr clt||3sg pres aux clt||be sg n L.part||everywhere adv||see sg imv P||this sg n adj||neg||know 1sg pres I|
50 (a) [2:48] The whole village gathers together for eating and drinking.
|gather 3sg pres I||acc refl clt||entire sg n def||village sg n||for||food sg n||and||for||drink vbl.n I|
51 (GK) Regardless of whether they are relatives or not?
|pres neg exist||meaning sg n||relative pl f||interr clt||3pl pres cop clt|
52 (a) [2:55] Regardless! As long as they cook [and bring] food.
|pres neg exist||only adv||that conj||dat refl clt||cook 3pl pres I|
53 (GK) Each cooks himself?
|each sg m adj||dat refl clt||cook 3sg pres I||alone sg m adj|
54 (a) [2:58] Each cooks, and brings [something]. Mostly they cook foods without liquid
|each sg m adj||dat refl clt||cook 3sg pres I||bring 3sg pres I||hes||cook 3pl pres I||primarily adv||in||dry sg n adj||condition sg n|
55 (a) [3:05] so that they can be transported [more easily]. And [let me] tell [you]:
|for||comp||can pres imprs||acc refl clt||carry inf I||comp||say 1sg pres P|
56 (a) [3:07] there’s a beautiful threshing floor [dating] from the Turkish occupation,
|from.there adv||pres exist||one sg m adj||nice sg m adj||from||Turkish n sg adj||slavery sg n||threshing.floor sg m|
57 (GK) Uh huh.
58 (a) [3:12] the second threshing floor from the Turkish tithing period.
|second sg m def adj||threshing.floor sg m||from||tithing sg m def||from||from||Turk m def pl||rel||3sg pres cop clt||disc|
59 (a) [3:17] It was the most appropriate [spot], and some even rent it
|nom m 3sg||3sg impf cop||most||appropriate sg m adj||even adv||some sg m adj||acc m 3sg clt||
[ ... ]
||take 3pl pres P||acc m 3sg clt|
60 (a) [3:21] for a wedding, and [even then] they can’t fill the whole area.
|by||wedding sg f||neg||can 3pl pres I||comp||acc refl clt||install 3pl pres P|
61 (GK) They don’t do it in the yards of houses,
|neg||acc n 3sg clt||do 3pl pres I||in||yard pl m def||in||house f def|
62 (GK) so as to have the wedding at home?
|in||house f def||comp||be 3sg pres P||wedding sg f def|
63 (a) [3:29] You can in a house that’s appropriate. Our [family] – I – there are ten of us
|which sg f rel adj||house sg f||fit 3sg pres I||can pres imprs||our sg n def adj||nom 1sg||nom 1pl||1pl pres cop clt||ten||people pl|
64 (GK) Mm
65 (a) [3:37] and I am the youngest. Ah, we were poor. The [whole thing] was horrible.
|nom 1sg||1sg pres cop clt||most||little sg m adj||excl||nom 1pl||1pl pres cop clt||poor pl adj||nom f 3sg||3sg impf cop||horror sg m|
66 (a) [3:42] Rich people came, business people came, my father was ashamed
|come pl L.part P||rich pl adj||people pl||come pl L.part P||businessman pl m||father sg m||dat 1sg clt||acc refl clt||feel.shame 3sg pres I|
67 (a) [3:47] and you see what the house is like. Well, it is as it is.
|and||see 2sg pres I||house sg f def||how interr||3sg pres cop clt||how rel||and||comp||3sg pres cop clt|