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||
||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||neg||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|