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Bangejci 2

38 (TD) əmi pòsl'e kət sə ispred'è pr'èždətə kvò jə pràit'e
And later, after the yarn is all spun, what do you do with it?

39 (a) əm či pr'èždətə jə mutàimi nə idnò mutuvìl'či̥ è təkvòs
Well then we wind it up on a yarn-crutch about the size

40 (a) è tɤ̀j kət bəstùn'enu səs vìluškə tùkə udòlu s vìluškə
of this cane-like thing with a fork – here below, with a fork,

41 (a) tùkə ìmə ràvnu tɤ̀j d'èt sə slàgə pr'èždətə
and here [where] it’s flat, where you put the yarn,

42 (a) i tɤ̀j gu pràvim nə grànici pòsli gu putup'àəmi fəf vudɤ̀
and then we аrrange them in skeins. After that we soak it in water

43 (a) də sə upɤ̀ni tɤ̀s pr'èždə kət sə upɤ̀ni pr'èždətə i kətu isɤ̀:ni
so the yarn will stretch out. And when the yarn is stretched out, and dry,

44 (a) sn'èməmi jə ut ə mutuvìl'čitu i jə m'ètvəmi nə slɤ̀nci
we take it from the yarn-crutch and put it out in the sun

45 (a) də si isɤ duisɤ̀:ni štòtu tò ni mòži də isɤ̀:ni nə mutuvìl'čitu
to finish drying, because it can’t get dry on the yarn-crutch.

Bansko

274 (a) tòpime mò mòtame ja na mutuvìlka da se ìspne
put it to soak, and wind it up on the yarn-crutch so it's stretched tight,

275 (a) tòpime mutuvìlkata da se ne nasùgruva ga svàl'ime pàsmutu
then we soak the entire winding frame so it won't tangle when we take off a tuft.

Kozičino 2

5 (b) kəd gù vɑ̀pcəme či gu nəwìəme nə mutuvìl’čitu̥
After we dye it, we wind it onto the yarn-crutch.

6 (b) tò mnògu pɛ̀ti tr’àbvə də sə nəwìvə nəwìvəne rəzvìvəne
You have to wind it many times. Winding, unwinding,

7 (b) dukət stàne pròstu də stàne hùbəwu pràwu slòžim gu nə stanɛ̀
until it gets smooth, till it gets nice and straight. We put it on the loom.

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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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