1 (d) [0:00] How can I tell you, brother? When I was twenty-one there was a war.
|how interr||comp||dat 2sg clt||say 1sg pres P||brother voc sg m||at||twenty||and||one sg f adj||year sg f||have 3sg impf I||war sg f|
2 (d) [0:06] From 1912 to 1918 we had a very rough time.
|from||twelfth sg f adj||year sg f||to||eighteenth sg f adj||big sg n adj||weight sg n||pull.out 1pl aor P|
3 (a) [0:12] There were four of us girls and one boy – he was small. So we got through that –
|1pl impf cop||four||girl pl n||one sg n adj||boy sg n||nom n 3sg||little sg n adj||and||get.through 1pl aor P||this sg n adj|
4 (a) [0:19] Marriages – I have two sisters older [than me], they both got married
|marry 3sg aor P||acc refl clt||two f||sister pl f||have 1sg pres I||more||big pl adj||and||acc refl clt||marry 3pl aor P|
5 (a) [0:22] And I got married too. And we took care of things. Our father came back
|hort||acc refl clt||marry 1sg aor P||and||nom 1sg||and||arrange 1pl aor P||work sg f def||come.home 3sg aor P||acc refl clt||father sg m||dat 1pl clt|
6 (a) [0:29] from the war finally. He had been taken prisoner.
|from||war sg f def||most||after adv||nom m 3sg||dat refl clt||3pl impf aux||acc m 3sg clt||catch pl L.part P||slave sg m|
7 (a) [0:36] Finally he came. We didn’t [have to] disperse anything [of our property],
|after adv||come 3sg aor P||and||nom m 3sg||and||nothing sg n||neg||scatter 1pl aor P|
8 (a) [0:41] but we saw very hard times between 1912 and 1918.
|but||big sg m adj||effort sg m||see 1pl aor P||from||twelfth sg f adj||year sg f||to||eighteenth sg f adj|
9 (a) [0:46] I did plowing, [we worked as] diggers, harvesters, weavers – you spin, you sew - like that.
|plow 1sg impf I||digger pl m||harvester pl m||weaver pl m||comp||spin 2sg pres I||comp||sew 2sg pres I||this sg n adj||3sg pres cop clt|
10 (a) [0:55] We went out digging, harvesting, mowing, we gathered hay – for the animals.
|dig 1pl impf I||reap 1pl impf I||mow 1pl impf I||gather 1pl impf I||hay sg n||for||livestock sg f def|
11 (VZh) [What kind of work did you have in the morning?]
12 (b) [1:05] In the morning – in the morning we go out to work. We go at a time
|morning sg f||morning sg f||go 1pl pres I||to||work pl f||while conj||3sg pres cop clt||time sg n||go 1pl pres I|
13 (b) [1:09] [so as] to do reaping when it’s cool – to reap up till the grain gets [too] hot.
|in||coolness sg f||comp||reap 1pl pres I||comp||reap 1pl pres I||until conj||acc refl clt||bake 3sg pres P||grain sg n def|
14 (VZh) Yes.
15 (b) [1:16] we [go to] tie it off, and gather it into groups of five sheaves, and then into cruciforms
|comp||acc n 3sg clt||tie.off 1pl pres P||comp||acc n 3sg clt||gather 1pl pres P||in||five.sheaf.cruciform pl f||after adv||in||cross pl m|
16 (b) [1:23] and then it remains to transport it afterwards to [where] the bundles are.
|and||remain 3sg pres I||comp||acc refl clt||transport 3sg pres I||after adv||to||pile pl m|