Brŭšljan 2

1 (b) [0:01]      In the summer, when a hot summer was about to be on us,

summer sg n adj time sg n when conj will 3sg impf
comp
come 3sg pres P
hes
summer sg n def hot sg n adj

2 (b) [0:06]      the water buffaloes wanted [to find] a puddle. So we would go and get water

water.buffalo pl m def want 3pl impf I
hes
puddle sg m
and
go 1pl impf I
and
hes
take 1pl impf I water sg f

3 (b) [0:10]      from the river with copper [cauldrons] so as to fill the puddle with water.

from
river sg f def with
cauldron pl m
comp
fill 1pl pres I in
puddle sg m def water sg f

4 (b) [0:14]      And when the water buffaloes come to lie down, they all lie down

and
nom 3pl when conj come 3pl pres P
comp
lie.down pres P water.buffalo pl m def all pl def med adj lie.down 3pl pres I

5 (b) [0:19]      in the puddle – they roll and wallow around there.

in
puddle sg m def roll 3pl pres I
acc refl clt
roll 3pl pres I
acc refl clt
there adv

6 (b) [0:22]      We used to have one water buffalo, and we were always afraid to go near it.

have 1pl impf I one sg m adj water.buffalo sg m always adv
dat 1pl clt
3sg impf cop fear adv
comp
go 1pl pres P
by
acc m 3sg

7 (b) [0:27]      It used to butt, it used to butt so much that if one were to go [near]

butt 3sg impf I but thus adv
comp
butt 3sg impf I that conj one sg m adj
comp
go 3sg pres P

8 (b) [0:30]      to groom it, another [had] to go tie its horn.

comp
acc m 3sg clt
comb 3sg pres I rather adv other sg m adj
comp
dat m 3sg clt
tie 3sg pres P [...]
horn pl m def med
1 (b) [0:01]       l'àtnu vr'èm'ə kətu štèš'e də dòjde ə l'àtutu gur'è̝štu

         In the summer, when a hot summer was about to be on us,


2 (b) [0:06]       bìul':ètu ìskəhə ə g'òl i hòd'ehme tə ə zìməhme vudà

         the water buffaloes wanted [to find] a puddle. So we would go and get water


3 (b) [0:10]       ud r'àkətə səz bəkɤ̀ri də pɤ̀l'nime vəv g'òlət vudà

         from the river with copper [cauldrons] so as to fill the puddle with water.


4 (b) [0:14]       i t'è̝ kətu dòjdət də l'è̝gnət biul'àtə sɨ̀čkit'e l'àgət

         And when the water buffaloes come to lie down, they all lie down


5 (b) [0:19]       vəv g'òlət vàl'ət sə tərkàl'ət sə tàm

         in the puddle – they roll and wallow around there.


6 (b) [0:22]       ìməhmə edìn bìvul vɨ̀nəgi nɨ beše stràh də ìdeme pri n'è̝gu

         We used to have one water buffalo, and we were always afraid to go near it.


7 (b) [0:27]       budèš'e əmə təkà də budèš'e č'e jedɨ̀n də ìd'e

         It used to butt, it used to butt so much that if one were to go [near]


8 (b) [0:30]       də gu č'èš'e pəg drùk də mu vərzè̝ rugi rugàtə

         to groom it, another [had] to go tie its horn.


1 (b) [0:01]       л’а̀тну вр’ѐм’ә кәту штѐш’е дә до̀йде ə л’а̀туту гур’е̇̀шту

2 (b) [0:06]       бѝул':ѐту ѝскәhә ә г’о̀л и hо̀д’еhме тə ə зѝмәhме вуда̀

3 (b) [0:10]       уд р’а̀кәтә сәз бәкъ̀ри дә пъ̀л’ниме вәв г’о̀ләт ə вуда̀

4 (b) [0:14]       и т’ѐⁱ кәту до̀йдәт дә л’е̇̀гнәт биул’а̀тә сɨ̀чкит’е л’а̀гәт

5 (b) [0:19]       вәв г’о̀ләт ва̀л’әт сә тәрка̀л’әт сә та̀м

6 (b) [0:22]       ѝмәhмә едѝн бѝвул вɨ̀нәги нɨ беше стра̀h дә ѝдеме при н’е̇̀гу

7 (b) [0:27]       будѐш’е әмә тәка̀ дә будѐш’е ч’е йедɨ̀н дә ѝд’е

8 (b) [0:30]       дә гу ч’ѐш’е пәг дру̀к дә му вәрзе̇̀ руги руга̀тә

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Recommended Model for Citations

Bulgarian Dialectology as Living Tradition [2016] (http://www.bulgariandialectology.org, visited on 1 March 2016)
Babjak 1: 13-15. In: Bulgarian Dialectology as Living Tradition [2016] (http://www.bulgariandialectology.org, visited on 1 March 2016)

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