5 appear - examine
experience
             
  find st . ahar   please icam ranupai,
  experience esperensia   icam rau-rau pai
  enjoy tali nanica rau   displease icam kapar pai
  suffer susare, tahane   like (st) ica tutu
  put up with uhulen semu   like to eluhe
  uhulen em rau   dislike ica akam tutu
  get used to nim apatu   delight itali raunu
  be used to hai apatu   sweet, cute tahin moko *
  stimulate fait ica .      
        * affectionate but not so patronising
tahanana suffering
     
          curious eluhe naunuku
  interesting       interested aanica
  impressive ica napela'a   impressed ica napela'a
  amazing       amazed / astonished  
  surprising akam ihire   bored ica ci'ire
  funny vere-verese   disgusted ica reu-reuku
  boring ica hai fai ica fain      
  disgusting ica reu-reuku
          ica reu-reuke disgusted
  ica reu-reuke feel sick
  ica reu-reukpai disgusting
Tavar iferi tali nanica rau. They enjoyed the holidays. Tava ahar Tetun tali he-e. He finds it difficult to
Tava festa tali nanica rau. She enjoyed the party. (tu nim apanave) learn Tetun.
Ana uhulen tava ihiar kaparanam rau tava elanu tua. I put up with his bad behaviour because he's your friend.
Ana uhulen o'orana em rau nanipo hala oras kava. I'll only put up with this noise for a short time.
Ana uhulen susarana e semu. I'll put up with this suffering.
An akam uhulen ifai-fain kaparana semu. I won't put up with bad behaviour.
Tavar uhulen nita semu. Tavar uhulen nitam rau. They put up with each other.
Kantaere touru icam tali ranupai. Everyone was delighted (pleased) with the singers.
Tava eluhen touru icam rau-raun pai. She likes to please everyone.
Tava i'ica tali raun ia tavar la'a tava navaare. He was delighted that they came to visit him.
Tava akam tupur in aanica. He's not interested in that woman.
Ana sorot leerana naanica. I'm interested in reading.
Bola tielen ia ana aanica. I'm interested in football.
I fai-fain an icam reu-reuku pai. I was disgusted by his behaviour.
I fai-fain ica reu-reuk. His behaviour was disgusting.
experience
        Inahakana aniro anim nahakpai.
  surprised tepike nahake     I was surprised by his surprise.
  surprising tepikpai nahakpai     (His surprise made me surprised too.)
  surprise tepikana nahakana      
  express surprise tepikana mexene Itahanana aniro anim tahanpai.
  startled titica'uke     I suffer from his suffering.
       
     
          ordinary hala, hala fata
  delighted ica tali rau   unusual akam ineere-neerenana
  delightful itali raun   unexpected akam ihire
  delight itali raunana   remarkable  
  express delight itali rauni mexene   extraordinary estraordinariu
             
             
  splendid tali tahine   tense ica rei-rei
  exhilarating talin ica rau-rau   stress cau tapun panake, stres
  wonderful tali rau   tension tensaun
  disturbing fait ica nanae / utune   suspense  
  dreadful arahpai   relax kenine, ica hai kenine
  traumatic ica panakana   lull, rock to sleep ailolole
             
       
  tranquil, peaceful kaka-kakame vakahe light
  peaceful (place) (tapi) ka-ka'are moco vakahpai  
  noisy / bustling tali sidada, tali rame   make a child used to things so it won't
  wild, stormy hoto, mua hotonu   be nervous (e.g. putting it on a horse's back)
  valiuru (ira, tahi) jen nim vakahpai  
          make youself / get used to it
ineere-neerenana the norm, the usual
Tava hala ma'ar lauhana. He's an ordinary person.
Isirivesu ia hala sirivesu. It's an ordinary job.
Hala kareta an akam aanica. Ordinary cars don't interest me.
An ica itali raun ana vaari tavar hai kave. I was delighted to hear that they had got married.
An ica itali raun it ana e semu. I was delighted with the present.
Ia la'a-la'an itali raun. It was a delightful journey.
Ia moco itali raunu! What a delightful child!
I fai-fain fait an ica vaarin utu-utune I find his behaviour is disturbing.
Tava ifai-fain fait an ica vaari nanae. I find his behaviour is disturbing.
Hal fai ma'ar lafanen ica panake. War traumatises a lot of people.
A mucu rei-rei. I'm feeling tense.
Touru lee mucune ica rei-rei. There was a tense atmosphere in the house.
Tava lauhen maut' an ica hai rau. I'm relieved that he's come back alive.
Amucu hai kaka-kakame. I feel relaxed, relieved.
Nacun akam anica hai nae. I've got no troubles.
experience: additional material
An ica hai rau. I'm relieved. ofo-ofoe wallow
Hai rame. It's busy. Arapo ofo-ofoe. a buffalo settling into the water
Hiarana raun fait sirivesuere ica rau-rau tu tali sirivesu. Good pay stimulated hard work by the employees.
His speech stimulated them all. Iluku-lukun fait tour ica tali rau.