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Garvan 1

105 (a) ini inò wr'èmi tò sigà ìmə màsi nə unùj
In the old days – now there are tables for this –

106 (a) pək inò wr'èmi dàmištə hl'àf gu kàzvəmi nìj
but in the old days [it was in] the ground-flour stable – the barn, we called it.

111 (a) i dàmu èj tùkətɤ̀j ìmə də səbirèš' i vɤ̀tr'e
This much space to gather [people]! And inside,

112 (a) u jèslite nər'èt màsi màsi
tables all lined up [sitting] on the mangers.

113 (GK) u jèslite li slàgət màsite
In the mangers? You put tables [in the mangers]?

114 (a) ni jè jèdentȕ tàm nər'ed'ènu kòjtu i təkòzvə
No, not [there]. The food was laid out there, whoever did [whatever].

116 (a) ə pək mɑ̀s:t'ȅ tò nəpràenu màsi əmə
And the tables. They were made up [as] tables, but

117 (a) kəkvì màsi səs məgàr:ta i i təkòs ə
the kind of tables using sawhorses and, and these –

118 (GK) səs lèsi
Table tops.

119 (a) l'èsi b'e l'èsi nəl'i znàjš kəkò e tòj l'èsi
Table tops, yes! Table tops. You know what table tops are?

Gela 2

37 (a) òh ža izvàdiš tòlkiva tupàcɤ nared'ɔ̀t tugàva nemɛ̀ màsa
You’ll take so many chunks and lay them out. Back then there weren’t tables,

38 (a) a sufrɔ̀ ta ga tùr'aš na sufrɔ̀na ta č tugàva izvàdiš
but rather a low “sofra”. You put it on the “sofra” and then you take out

Malevo/Asg 3

35 (c) ə č’e tugà že tùriš’ pərəl’ʌ̀nə č’e ž’ə slòž’iš’ g’yv’èč’ən
and then you’ll set up the “paraliya” tables and put out the “gyuvech”

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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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