English - Fataluku wordlist Luku-lukun ilista Ingeris - Fataluku
4 do - make
employ
             
  job sirivesi    
  rota rota   co-operative horuhini
  assign someone sirivesum ina (me)   business tanaliarana
  commission / send to do aacue tu   sirivesu
  apostle apostolu   firm / company kompania
  worker sirivesi ma'ar   businessman pataraun
  skilled worker / mason pacainu    
             
             
  employ em sirivesi pai   pay hiare
  employee sirivesi ma'ar lauhana   earn semu
  boss bos, xefi   wages hiarana
  engage, take on eme, semu   salary hiarana, salariu
  dismiss maluneure   overtime oras talinana
  unemployed sirivesipali   pension pensiun (ilavanu)
  unemployment sirivesupenu   retired hai ate
             
             
  working conditions sirivesi kondisaun   trade union kurupu sirivesiere ihini
  contract of employment sirivesi ikontaratu   strike boikote
  a break serika ate   on strike boikote fai
  free time ate   arbitration lotunatana
  give a break aatpai    
  leave feri      
       
     
          colleague (a)lan sirivesi
  office sakartaria kantor   partner horu
  desk (sirivesi) meza   manager xefi
  reception o'oacamirana, resepsi   management manajamentu
  department departamentu   inspector inspektor
  staff sirivesiere   agent agente
      agency ajensia
             
             
  career kareira   serve acanate
  profession sirivesi   waiter / waitress meza totonu
  vocation cerunu   master ocava
  professional profesional akani   servant, "boy" akane
  amateur amatir   maid kriada
  volunteer iheluhana, volontariu   slave akanu
          conscripted labour asuliaru
    (Port. aseleriadu)
ahiare pays me
Ana tawa hiare. I pay him. mumina pacainu / pacaine metalworker
Timor nae sirivesupenu alivana naunuku nae. matar pacainu / pacaine stonemason
There is unemployment everywhere in Timor. ete pacainu / pacaine carpenter
employ: additional material
               
Noko polisia nami. He's a policeman.
Kinamoko en kuca haim aatpai. The child's giving the horse a rest.
Kompania ajensia har atukuru naacute. The company got an agency to follow up the bill.