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Godeševo 1

1 (VZh) [Какво има една жена да върши в къщи?]
[What [work] does a woman have to do in the house?]

2 (a) kvò ìmə də vɤ̀rši fkɤ̀šti
What does [the woman] have to do in the house?

3 (VZh) da
Yes.

4 (a) səbàjle še stàne še izmet'è̝ še svarɤ̀j še ublečè decàtə
In the morning you’ll get up, sweep out, cook up [food], you’ll dress the kids

5 (a) še gi nərà nəràmi tugà nə nɤ̀jvətə səs məgàretu
you’ll heft them onto your shoulders, then [off] to the field with the donkeys.

7 (a) əšəmdàn pà gi vràškame pà pwòčvame še svərɤ̀jm fəsul'
In the evening we bring them back, and begin again. We’ll cook beans,

8 (a) še jədè̝m še še gi nəp nəl'àgəme pà də ležòd decàtə
we’ll eat, we’ll put the kids down to sleep again.

9 (a) səbàjle ut p'èt čəsò pà sme nə nug'ìte
At five in the morning we’re up on our feet again.

10 (a) pà še stàneme i tvà e
We get up once more and that’s it.

Huhla 2

42 (a) pri hòrətə əmə kò də pràə fkɤ̀šti si š'ètəm
where people are. What can I do? I do the housework at home,

43 (a) mlògu òšte d'e i š'ètəm si i n'àməm ràbutə
there's a lot [to do], I keep house, and I don't have [other] work.

Leštak 2

12 (d) ə segà fkɤ̀šti də sə učʌ̀t də pumàgət də
Right. At home – to learn how to help, how to

14 (d) rəbòtət [laughter] də iskàruvət hlɛ̀’p [laughter] [unintelligible] ku ne rəbòtiš
work, [laughter] in order to earn [your] bread [laughter] [unintelligible]. If you don’t work

Malevo/Asg 3

1 (c) čem sùtrin kətu stàneš nàj nəprèž žə si nəpràviš
So in the morning when you get up the first thing you’ll do [is]

2 (c) šə s ušʌ̀təš fkɤ̀šti si nəpràiš zə jə jàdenetu̥
you’ll clean up around the house, and then you’ll make meals.

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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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