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2 number - happen
become, change hainu, helupai
             
  become hai   change (vi) helupai
become, make yourself nim fai   constant ivaari-vaarini
  become, turn into hai liare, liare liaren la'a   shifting helu-helupai
  become (in turn) ali hai   changeable helu-helupai
          fluctuate isi-hiamui
Uruvacu nime ma'ar lauhana fai.   alternate vali-vali
God made himself a human being.   keep (st as it is) em iva'apai ta
     
             
  evolve hiamui   come to be, develop hai ane
  turn into nim aaliare   improve, get better hai tava rau
  evolution teiteil la'a-la'a   thrive (lit) rau-raun lauhe
  primitive itara-taranana   thrive (fig) uku masucuale
  progress vaari la'a   flourish rarahe
  advanced / developed hai nau nemerpela'a ica kaile   repent ica kailen tapa ali fai
  development dezenvolvimentu   revival ali helupai
             
     
          change (vt) helupai
  decline (hain) isi   change, replace helupai
  get worse hai nau tali kapare   transform naunukum ranupai
  decay opose   adapt acakne, em va'apai
  break up / disintegrate hai nau jejepe   adjust acakne, em aaraunpai
             
Ulunit' liaren la'a cila. A tadpole turns into a frog. "u" "e" helupai "u" replaces "e"
Uluni kois liare(t) cila. A tadpole turns into a frog. Tava ihiar isi-hiamui. His behaviour fluctuates.
Kaka iatu hai moko. has got small Afi nita helucuare. We swap places.
Cipi hai lafai. Cipi has grown big. Kailuhin ica kaile. Repent of your sin.
Ira hopilu afim poreepai. makes you full Em iva'apait' (ta) timine Keep it warm.
banku itara-taratanana a primitive banking system Em iva'apait' i kor lafane. Keep it colourful.
Ia naca'anu tu tava har in fai-faini helupai. It's a warning to him to change his ways.
Cele rau-raun lauhet', lauhana hai masucuale. The corn is thriving, life is thriving.
Lauhana mua aufne haim Europa ilauhana imiri va'apai. Life all over the world has adapted to modern European life.
Tavar em iva'apait' mua hocavar nita apur vaari halu fai tu tavar ta ukune hinua.
They keep the natives fighting so they can rule them.
Mekaniku uhulen bisikaleta ilafai irodam imoko naaraunpai.
The mechanic can adapt the wheel of a large bicycle to a smaller one.
Roda tali lafait' em aaraunpai. As the wheel is too big, adjust it.
Savi tali lafai tu em acak kirihe nara t'aarau. As the spanner is too big, adjust it to fit.
    (unu) alim halivanane   replace / put back  
Etemana ukan hai hala po unan' unu alim halivanane.   There is only one apple; eat it and replace it with some more.
Lavan eme mara kois teta unu alim halivanane. Take the money and replace it later.
become, change hainu, helupai
             
  bring about (nacun) memau   cause ina'it fai
  makes, renders fai   effect ineemana
  cause fai   result ila'a-la'anu
  affect oco   consequence(s) iaaneere-neerenu
  influence influensa, forsa   ia'amara-maranu
      That means Ivi itu
             
        nacun nau pali no result
  lead to, result in ila'a-la'anu     without result
  facilitate fasilita      
  (enable to happen)   En efai-faini hinta ehai va'ane.
          This is the result of your behaviour / actions
We are making some changes, but it won't affect you. Ina ica helupai, nanipo er akam enoco.
The hot weather will affect the crop. Timin tempu kois tutuana oco.
Amerika iheluhana tu demokrasiam mundu aufpela'a ineemana itu karua mua auf hale.
Amerika's intention to spread democracy around the world has resulted in war all over the world.
aamaranu   termination   aamaunu origin, source, beginning
a-amara-maranu result, outcome, termination      
           
Ira ver isain ia e i'a-amaranu.       The river mouth is the termination of this (small stream).
Ia-amara-maran i'itu eni.   What arises from that is this.
Rohon horucuarana i a-amara-maran itu eni.   This was the outcome of yesterday's meeting.
Afi heceremun horucuarana ihini akam hai maise ia a-amara-marani itu af akam nita apur em mai-mais ca'a.
          As a result of our not thinking the meeting through, we failed to come to an agreement.
             
Akam estuda ila'a-la'anu itu aezame molu. Not studying will lead to failing your exams.
Tempu forsa pali tu akam kriket ila'ala'an helupai. The weather has no influence on the outcome of the cricket.
Kareta o'ose ineemana itu ana kareta miri vali, Stealing a car would mean that I have a new car,
ikaparana itu ana la'a komarka mara. the problem is I would go to prison.
Emautulana ila'ala'an it hai ratao akam eroho esirivesin saipai. (even in a long time)
Because of your laziness, you've gone a long time without managing to finish your work.
Dotor foromasi telefone eksrei i neemana acita'a.
My doctor telephoned the hospital to discuss the outcome of the X-ray.
             
  providence providensia   luck sorit(e)
  fate distinu   (have) good luck sorit rau
  destiny distinu   (have) bad luck sorit kapare
  chance soritu   unfortunate sorit pali
  by chance fatatara   fortunate soritu
  fatatara nita nau acakne   coincidence fatatara
             
Fatatar in t' nita hai fanuhene. We met by concidence.
hai sa'a     It's good, lucky that   sorit ane lucky
Hai sa'a naum iva'apai   It's good that you did that.   sorit pali unlucky
Hai sa'a! Ana lavan unu aci. You beaut! I've found some money.   sorit nau pali right out of luck
become, change hainu, helupai
             
  repair em ranupai   renew alim miripai
  improve nau tavam ranupai neereneceremu   repent tapa kail ali fai
  make worse tavan kaparpai   overturn helupai
  spoil kaparpai em isi   overthrow em ura, em uraliliene
  ruin hai nau kaparpai mila   revolution revolusaun
  develop liare   radical radikal
  development liarana*   conservative konservativ
             
* liare: answer, change into
become, change: additional material hainu, helupai: upata'a itavanana
Vaari enit irauni ane tarute nel loli. Fiat justitia, ruat coelum.
Kaka akam ini aci rau, inara ini lauhana akapare nau mara.
      If Kaka didn't keep an eye on us, we would bea lot worse off.
Ukani hai(n) eece. one made into two
Ukani utupae eece.   one divided into two (pulling apart a double tissue)  
iraun memau bring good
ikaparana memau bring harm
nim nacun naliare change yourself into something else change shape
Kail hin ica kaile nu ihuranana kail hai kelu. Being sorry for your sins means not wanting to sin in the future.
Afa tapa nim tavar nace'e, po tavar ilauhana ia hai nau nemerpela'a.
We mustn't compare ourselves with them, because they are more advanced.
Moko-moko io'orana tavar ipalafur initam rau-rauni naunukun oco.
The argument between these kids affected their parents' relationship.