8 intend - government
        aim / purpose      
             
  instinct veletaru   reason (for) ineemana, imaisina
  reason eceremun   purpose iheluhana
          object, aim eluhana
Aveletaru ririke. My instincts alerted me.   aim (at) tomore
Olo halam inveletaru nanavaren vari fai. evene   target amu
A bird knows by instinct how to make a nest.   hit oco*
  miss ete
             
  means i'a * hit (target) land (punch) win (lottery)
  instrument upata'a
  medium i'a
  for , be for em , em oco hit the mark
  think about, take thought for eceremun fai amu atare hit the bull's eye
        ahale to hit
This is for cooking. En em pohe-pohe fai.   something in the way (not intending to)
This is for laying on the ground. En em mua laki.
             
  function, use ineemana   opportunity oportunidade
  purposeful, useful nemana vale   option neemana
  pointless, useless nemana pali   tactic tatika
  pointless, motiveless arapali, larinpali   strategy stratejia
  purposeful (person) heluhana vale   disinterested heluhana pali
  aimless heluhana pali      
       
iacaknen ane It's useful. Eheni imaisina teni? What's your reason?
naukuhule   capable of everything Ahani imaisina ivi'it eni. This is my reason.
irauni   useful, fit for purpose
ikaparana   no good, not fit for purpose
Upa-upata'a halam veletaru nanavare po akam eceremu. Animals act by instinct, not reason.
Nalu, palu eceremun fai imocori hinua. Parents take thought for their children.
Kaka isorotara enen ikaparana. This dictionary of yours is no good.
  aanica       interested  
Ana rohon leibor naanica hinta anta avotam ane, Because I was a labour supporter I voted Labour,
nanipo karua an' akam hai aanica ia Irak ihal hintaua.     but now I'm not interested, because of theIraq war.
         
Vaari enit ma'ar un akam nau aanica ta mau tot ca'a.     Let a disinterested person come and make the decision.
  ma'ar un heluhana pali .        
em for (a purpose, use) Sirinka em kaka i'irik sono. A syringe (needle) is for sticking in your bum.
      Caruma em lau o'ote.   A needle is for sewing cloth.
aim / purpose
             
  take advantage of aproveita, em ilalujetana fai   rash / reckless luhu-luhu
  cautious uku eceremu, ta'a-ta'aneceremu   akam nau eceremu
  drawback salan moko   impulsive (person) fai-fain (ma'ar lauhana)
  risk (n)       act impulsively fai-fain mexene
  risk       spontaneous jen (nau fai)
  take a risk   aapai eluhanam fai   on purpose, deliberately eluhen nau
          accidentally etepai(n)
     
       
  reluctant nau tahanen      
  against your will falapain   be interested in naanica
  resignation, acceptance heluhanam ina   love (be enthusiastic about) talin elu
  voluntary jen heluhana   great / terrific tali tali rau
  volunteer hala sirivesu akam hiare   indifferent akam nacununu
  willing eluhe   It's all the same to me. Mau anir i'akam nacununu.
  enthusiastic talin elu, heluhana lafae    
             
lalujete be up on, be on top em ilalujetana fai   take advantage of to
lalujetana advantage       use as an excuse for
acamohe seize the opportunity   ivi acamohen o'os fai / upata'a me   seize the opportunity for theft / to take things
acavahe seize the opportunity   iacavahen upata'a me opportunities for taking things
Moko-mokor tava i farake aproveitan tava aca-acapai. The children take advantage of his weakness to tease him.
Suku ilee me ulumuhana pai hai nau tali rau, Building the community centre in the middle is very good,
nanipo isalan moko itu bola tielen halivana hain utune. but it has the drawback that it occupies the football pitch.
Tava etepain tava hai tiele. He kicked him accidentally. afi heluhana ihemerana our main objective
nau tahanen tava tolune help him reluctantly Ia akam nacununu la'a tava. That's nothing for him.
heluhanam ina accept, give one's consent Ana ivi naanica. I'm interested in that.
jen tava iheluhana his own will eluhen naum aralaku drop it deliberately
Tava valal nau fai akam nau uku eceremu. They act quickly, but don't think what they're doing.
An ica akam isikola tutu nanipo an nau falapain la'a. I don't like school, but I go against my will.
Uruvacu iluku-lukun hinta anta heluhanam ina. I accept it because of God's word.
En akam orocenu po jen heluhana. This wasn't an obligation; it was voluntary.
Ma'ar lauhana ta'anece CU na'e hala sirivesu akam hiare. Twenty people work as volunteers in the Credit Union.
        aim / purpose: additional material      
Irin lafae tu ana mucupela'a a veletaru riri-ririke. The forest was so big it made my flesh creep to go in.
A veletaru afi har ira ver inala'a. My instinct is to go towards the river.
A veletaru navare tu afa kar ira ver inla'a. My instinct tells me we're going towards the river.
Ana em aveletaru nanavare tu ant ira ver in la'a. My instinct tells me I'm heading towards the river.
Tapa arapo va'an eceremun pale, ma'ar lauhana ia eceremu ta fai.
Don't act without thinking, like a buffalo; human beings should use their reason.