Izgrev/Vm 2

1 (VZh)       [When did you do threshing?]

2 (b) [0:01]      When we threshed at the threshing floor, we waited for the sea wind to finish [the job].

when conj thresh 1pl impf I mean 3sg pres I
at
threshing.field sg m mean 3sg pres I
hes
wait 1pl pres I sea.wind sg m finish 1pl pres P

3 (b) [0:06]      We start to winnow it, but we wait for the sea wind to start blowing

mean 3sg pres I begin 1pl pres I winnow 1pl pres P
acc n 3sg clt
but sea.wind sg m wait 1pl pres I
comp
blow 3sg pres P

4 (b) [0:08]      so we could finish winnowing. The sea wind blows hard, you know,

comp
can 1pl pres I
comp
winnow 1pl pres P
hes
sea.wind sg m strong adv blow 3sg pres I mean 3sg pres I

5 (b) [0:12]      and carries the chaff to this [side] and the grain on the other side.

and
carry.off 3sg pres I chaff sg f def
to
thus adv grain sg n def
to
other sg f def adj side sg f

6 (b) [0:15]      And that’s how we do it.

and
thus adv
acc n 3sg clt
do 1pl pres I

7 (VZh)       [How do you begin the work day?]

8 (b) [0:17]      When we get up in the morning, we rush about, we do this, we do that,

morning sg f when conj arise 1pl pres P hurry 1pl pres I this sg m adj do 1pl pres I that sg m adj do 1pl pres I

9 (b) [0:20]      we hurry to go out to the field. All day long we dig,

hurry 1pl pres I
comp
go 1pl pres P
to
field sg f def entire sg m adj day sg m dig 1sg pres I mean 3sg pres I

10 (b) [0:23]      or else we reap, and when noontime comes we sit down,

or again adv
comp
reap 1pl pres I mean 3sg pres I
and
with
noon m 3sg come 3sg pres P
nom 1pl
sit 1pl pres P

11 (b) [0:28]      eat, lie down, rest a bit, then we get up again, come back again

feed 1pl pres P
acc refl clt
lie.down 1pl pres P rest 1pl pres P little adv mean 3sg pres I arise 1pl pres I again adv again adv come 1pl pres P

12 (b) [0:31]      come back again to the house, work more – [It’s] unremitting, there’s no –

again adv come 1pl pres P to.house adv again adv work 1pl pres I
[...]
tireless adv mean 3sg pres I
dat refl clt
mean 3sg pres I pres neg exist

13 (b) [0:36]      we can’t get our strength back any more from [all that] work.

neg
neg
can 1pl pres I
comp
dat refl clt
gather 1pl pres P force pl f def already adv
from
work sg f def

14 (b) [0:41]      We joined the collective farm to make it easier, but it ended up more difficult. Much harder! [laughter]

enter 1pl aor P
in
T.K.Z.S sg n
for
more easy adv disc more difficult adv emerge 3sg aor P more hard adv
1 (VZh)       [По кое време вършеехте?]

         [When did you do threshing?]


2 (b) [0:01]       kətu vərš'ɛ̀hmi znàč'i nə xərmàn znač'i m č'àkəmi murenìn utsvərš'èm

         When we threshed at the threshing floor, we waited for the sea wind to finish [the job].


3 (b) [0:06]       znàč'i pòčvəmi udv'ɛ̀jəmi gu əmə murenìn č'àkəme̟ də dùhni

         We start to winnow it, but we wait for the sea wind to start blowing


4 (b) [0:08]       də mòžim də udv'ɛ̀imi ə murenìn sìlnu dùhə znàč'i

         so we could finish winnowing. The sea wind blows hard, you know,


5 (b) [0:12]       i udnàsə pl'àvətə nə tɛ̀j žìtu̥tu nə drùgətə strənà

         and carries the chaff to this [side] and the grain on the other side.


6 (b) [0:15]       i tɛ̀j gu pràime

         And that’s how we do it.


7 (VZh)       [Каква работа имате като станете от сутринта?]

         [How do you begin the work day?]


8 (b) [0:17]       sùtrin kət stànem bɛ̀rdzami tùj pràim unùj pràim

         When we get up in the morning, we rush about, we do this, we do that,


9 (b) [0:20]       bɛ̀rdzəm də utìdim nə nìvətə c'àl dèn' kupàjə nàči

         we hurry to go out to the field. All day long we dig,


10 (b) [0:23]       ilì pək də ž'ɛ̀nim nàči i s òbed dòdi ni sèdnem

         or else we reap, and when noontime comes we sit down,


11 (b) [0:28]       nahrànim sə lègnem pučìnim màlku nàči̥ stàvəmi pɑ̀k pɑ̀k dòjdim

         eat, lie down, rest a bit, then we get up again, come back again


12 (b) [0:31]       pɑ̀k dòjdim əf.kɛ̀šti pàk ràbutim ne neumòrnu znàči sɨ znači n'àma

         come back again to the house, work more – [It’s] unremitting, there’s no –


13 (b) [0:36]       ne ne mòžem də si səberèm sìlit'ȅ vèč'i̥ ut ràbutə

         we can’t get our strength back any more from [all that] work.


14 (b) [0:41]       fl'àzəhmi u t'èkees'è za pò l'èsnu tò pò mɛ̀čnu izl'ɛ̀ze po t'èšku [laughter]

         We joined the collective farm to make it easier, but it ended up more difficult. Much harder! [laughter]


1 (VZh)       [По кое време вършеехте?]

2 (b) [0:01]       кәту вәрш’е̂̀hми зна̀ч’и нә хәрма̀н знач’и м ч’а̀кәми муренѝн утсвəрш’ѐм

3 (b) [0:06]       зна̀ч’и по̀чвәми удв’е̂̀йәми гу әмә муренѝн ч’а̀кәмe̟ дә ду̀hни

4 (b) [0:08]       дә мо̀жим дә удв’е̂̀ими ə муренѝн сѝлну ду̀hә зна̀ч’и

5 (b) [0:12]       и удна̀сә пл’а̀вәтә нә те̂̀й жѝту̭ту нә дру̀гәтә стрәна̀

6 (b) [0:15]       и те̂̀й гу пра̀име

7 (VZh)       [Каква работа имате като станете от сутринта?]

8 (b) [0:17]       су̀трин кәт ста̀нем бе̂̀рѕами ту̀й пра̀им уну̀й пра̀им

9 (b) [0:20]       бе̂̀рѕәм дә утѝдим нә нѝвәтә ц’а̀л дѐн’ купа̀йә на̀чи

10 (b) [0:23]       илѝ пәк дә ж’е̂̀ним на̀чи и с о̀бед до̀ди ни сѐднем

11 (b) [0:28]       наhра̀ним сә лѐгнем пучѝним ма̀лку на̀чи̭ ста̀вәми па̊̀к па̊̀к до̀йдим

12 (b) [0:31]       па̊̀к до̀йдим əф.ке̂̀шти па̀к ра̀бутим не неумо̀рну зна̀чи сɨ значи н’а̀ма

13 (b) [0:36]       не не мо̀жем дә си сәберѐм сѝлит’е̏ вѐч’и̭ ут ра̀бутә

14 (b) [0:41]       фл’а̀зәhми у т’ѐкеес’ѐ за по̀ л’ѐсну то̀ по̀ ме̂̀чну изл’е̂̀зе по т’ѐшку

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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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