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Čokmanovo 2

18 (b) ìštəm də mi dunes'èš vɔ̀ž'e wòti sə zəd'ɛ̀vəme dərvà fəsùl' l' e bilò
[I'll say] “I want you to bring me a rope” because we’d tie up wood, beans, whatever.

19 (b) š'ìkəl'ki hòdim tə zbìrəm'e zə də ìməme zimɔ̀skə pòtvətkə i bòrnə
We go gather oak-apples so we’ll have fire-starter and kindling for the winter.

Kozičino 1

7 (a) utòd’ə li ša hòdi za dɑrvɑ̀ ili pək na n’ìvəta
and goes out, [regardless of] whether he goes for wood or to the fields

14 (a) tr’àva da iskɑ̀rvə l’àp tr’àbə dɑrvɑ̀ dɑ dokɑ̀ra zìmətə ìd’e
You have to earn bread, you have to bring in the wood, winter’s coming ̥–

Momčilovci

6 (a) pu bəjìrə kupàlə ž’ɔ̀nələ vɔ̀rhlə dərvà kàrələ č’ùzdim səm hòdilə
about the hills [working]. I dug, I reaped, I threshed, I carried wood. I went [to work] for others –

7 (a) də vɔ̀rš’əm də hmi kàrəm dərvà də hmi kàrəm s’ɛ̀nu
to thresh, to carry wood for them, to bring in hay for them,

22 (a) zɔ̀t’uvete mi sə hùbəvi i tìjə dukàrvət mi dərvà c’ɛ̀pət mì gi
My sons-in-law are good, they bring me wood and split it for me,

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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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