1 (VZh) Where were there fields around here? Everywhere I look are mountains.
|where interr||have 2pl impf I||field f pl||here adv||everywhere adv||look 1sg pres I||mountain sg f|
2 (a) [0:04] Hah?
3 (VZh) Where were your fields?
|where interr||dat 2pl clt||3pl impf cop||field pl f def|
4 (a) [0:06] Where were the fields? There’s fields everywhere! “We don’t have fields”!
|where interr||3pl impf cop||field pl f def||disc||everywhere adv||pres exist||field f pl||adrs||not.have 1pl pres I||field pl f|
5 (a) [0:09] What [do you mean]?! See, over there, there’s a level area, Tsimbel,
|what sg n interr adj||ost||there adv||pres exist||one sg n adj||level sg n adj||place sg n||Tsimbel sg m place|
6 (a) [0:12] we’ve got a field this big on the other side there. We’ve got a whole field like this
|that.big sg f med adj||field sg f||have 1pl pres I||there adv||beyond adv||have 1pl pres I||whole f adj||such sg f med adj||field sg f|
7 (a) [0:16] here abo- below we have a section of field; here outside the village
||below||have 1pl pres I||one sg m adj||block sg m||field sg f||here adv||under||village sg n def|
8 (a) [0:19] we have a section of field. Where are there “no fields”? For our village
|have 1pl pres I||block sg m||field sg f||where interr||pres neg exist||nom 1pl||for||our sg n def adj||village sg n|
9 (a) [0:21] we have lots of fields, so there. Who says we don’t have fields?
|have 1pl pres I||field f pl||many adv||why interr||who sg m interr||say 3sg pres I||that conj||nom 1pl||not.have 1pl pres I||field f pl|
10 (VZh) It seemed to me like it was mountainous here.
|thus adv||dat 1sg clt||seem 3sg pres I||here adv||
||like||mountain sg f||[...]|
11 (a) [0:27] Maybe it’s a mountain, but it’s not so high as [it is] there
|disc||can pres imprs||hort||3sg pres cop clt||mountain sg f||but||neg||3sg pres cop clt||thus med adv||high sg f adj||disc||there adv|
12 (a) [0:29] near Smolyan where our daughter lives, where there’s nothing [like fields].
|towards||Smolyan sg m place||where rel||3sg pres cop clt||our sg n def adj||daughter sg f||comp||pres neg exist||nothing sg n|
13 (a) [0:31] Here there’s land. Oh, we’ve got land.
|here adv||pres exist||earth sg f||how interr||nom 1pl||have 1pl pres I||earth sg f|
14 (a) [0:35] There’s the mayor, [ask him] to tell you that we don’t have land.
|excl||ost||ost||acc m 3sg clt||mayor sg m def||comp||say 3sg pres P||interr||not.have 1pl pres I||earth sg f||nom 1pl|
15 (a) [0:38] We have land! How [can anyone say] we don’t?
|disc||nom 1pl||have 1pl pres I||earth sg f||why interr||not.have 1pl pres I|
16 (VZh) And what did you plant in the old days?
||disc||what sg n interr||acc f 3sg clt||sow 2pl impf I||one sg n adj||time sg n|
17 (a) [0:44] What did we plant in the old days? If it wasn’t edible, we didn’t [plant it].
|what sg n interr||sow 1pl impf I||one sg n adj||time sg n||what sg n rel||neg||acc refl clt||eat 3sg impf I|
18 (a) [0:47] Beans, chickpeas, wheat – we also planted corn, and cotton, and sunflowers –
|and||bean sg m||and||chickpea sg m||and||wheat sg f||and||corn sg f||sow 1pl impf I||and||cotton sg m||and||sunflower sg m|
19 (a) [0:53] and sesame. Everything! We planted everything, it all came up fine. It still does,
|and||seasame sg m||everything sg n adj||everything sg n adj||sow 1pl impf I||everything sg n adj||become 3sg impf I||and||again adv||become 3sg pres I|
20 (a) [1:02] but this year – such a drought. Up there they say – some of our folks from there
|ost||this sg f med adj||year sg f||such sg f med adj||drought sg f||up adv||say 3pl pres I||this pl med adj||our pl def adj||from.above adv|
21 (a) [1:05] just now came here to a wedding, and they say [that up] by Malko Gradište
|3pl impf aux||come pl L.part P||now adv||here adv||to||wedding sg f||say 3pl pres I||towards||Malo.Gradishte sg n name|
22 (a) [1:09] [near] there are no grapes and melons at all. So we’re grateful.
|grape sg n||
||melon.field sg m||L.part neg exist||at.all adv||disc||nom 1pl||1pl pres cop clt||grateful pl adj|
23 (a) [1:13] We’ve got both grapes and melons, even though it hasn’t rained at all.
|and||grape sg n||pres exist||and||melon.field sg m||have 1pl pres I||but||at.all||neg||3sg pres aux clt||precipitate sg n L.part P|
24 (a) [1:16] [Here] in our area in the summer, we [just] get rain two or three times
|our sg n def adj||earth sg f||during||summer sg n def||thus med adv||three||time ct m||comp||begin 3sg pres P||rain m|
25 (a) [1:20] and that’s enough. It doesn’t require more. But this region didn’t –
|disc||dat f 3sg clt||suffice 3sg pres I||more adv||neg||want 3sg pres I||but||this sg f med adj||earth sg f||
[ … ]
26 (a) [1:24] There was nothing this summer, you see?
|this sg f med adj||summer sg n||exist impf neg||adrs|
27 (RA) Mm.
28 (a) [1:24] This summer there was no rain. This summer – [only a little] in May. But now –
|this sg n med adj||summer sg n||exist impf neg||rain m||this sg n med adj||summer sg n||May sg m||when conj||precipitate 3sg impf I||and||now|
29 (a) [1:30] [In] earlier [years] there’d been a lot of rain [by now]. Still, look there –
|more||before adv||3sg impf aux||begin sg n L.part P||much adv||rain m||and||again adv||ost||disc||ost|
30 (a) [1:33] at the grapes. Over there we’ve a vineyard with grapes [and] the grapes are fine.
|grape sg n def||3sg pres cop clt||there adv||have 1pl pres I||vineyard sg n||grape sg n||grape sg n||already adv||shine 3sg pres I||nice sg n adj|
31 (VZh) And what animals did you raise mostly?
|and||for||animal pl n||what.kind pl adj||breed 2pl impf I||most||much adv|
32 (a) [1:44] Mostly we raised sheep and goats, and I had horses.
|most||much adv||sheep pl f||goat pl f||breed 1pl pres I||disc||horse pl m||have 1sg impf I|
33 (a) [1:49] But we had nothing to eat and nothing to buy, child. What to raise?
|disc||exist impf neg||for||eat vbl.n I||exist impf neg||for||buy vbl.n I||child sg n||what sg n interr||comp||breed 1pl pres I|
34 (a) [1:52] We had a cow. What [can you do?] We milked goats – we had twelve goats
|nom 1pl||cow sg f||have 1pl impf I||but||where interr||goat pl f||milk 1pl impf I||because||twelve||goat pl f|
35 (a) [1:58] and sheep. And we had donkeys, and we had two mules.
|and||sheep pl f||have 1pl impf I||donkey pl n||have 1pl impf I||nom 1pl||have 1pl impf I||and||two n||mule pl n|
36 (a) [2:00] They took them off to the front, and didn't bring them back. They stayed there.
|take.away 3pl aor P||acc 3pl clt||to||front sg m def||already adv||neg||acc 3pl clt||drive.back 3pl aor P||remain 3pl aor P||dat refl clt||there adv|