Lesson 3.

 

They drove his car as far as Miami: moc giad manh mius pio Miami 

 

manage

 

gia = drive, control, regulate, manage, lead, leader.

Adding the "d" makes it past tense

 

 

 carmachine boat

truck planebus 

  miu = vehicle, machine, equipment.

Added “s” makes it the direct object 

 

 

as far as

 

 

 

pio = as far as, until, up to, enough that. 


 

 

 

 

The exciting event left a profound impression on him: bo qi gad glau moi mans 

 

excited

 

 

 

bo = exciting, enthusiastic, excited, interested, interest.


 

 

 

 

boredOpposite, bon = bored, disinterest, boring 

 

event

 

 

qi = event, happen, occasion, experience, phenomena.


 

 

 

fictionOpposite, qin = non-event, did not happen, fiction, story 

 

Cause

 

 

bo qi gad glau moi mans

ga = cause, create, make, construct, build.

 

 

 

 

destroyOpposite, gan = destroy, crush, squash, break, discreate 

 

profound

 

 

 

glau = profound, deep, advanced. 


 

 

 

 

 

shallowOpposite, glaun = shallow, trivial, superficial 

 

impression

 

 

moi = impression, imprint, mark, memory, record.


 

 

 

eraseOpposite, moin = erase, forget 

 

 

I'm sorry, I forgot your name: Mi bwu laind teh vau 

 

sorry

 

 

 

 

 

bwu = sorry, regret, apology 


 

 

 

 

 

 

discoverClassroomLessonExplore  Search  Learn  -Experience

 Feel lai = find, discover, explore, experience, feel, search, learn, study.

 

forget

 

 

Opposite, lain = lose, forget 


 

 

 

He shone the light in my direction: man gad mou go ze misi

(Literally: He caused the light to go towards me)  

 

 

Light

 

 

mou = light, radiation, brightness, visual.


 

 

 

darkOpposite, moun = dark 

 

go move2 move1

move4 move move3

move5move6 moving2

go = go, move, come, put, journey, travel, send, movement.


 

 

stayOpposite, gon = remain, stay, keep still 

 

forward towards towards2 towards3 ze = towards, to, direction forward, front, face.


 

 

backwards  from2 from from3

Opposite, zen = from, back, backwards 

 

misi = (indirect object) to me 


 

We can't work in the dark: mic lan rai gi zou moun

 

competence

 

 

 

 

 

rai = able, can do, ability, the right to, competent, intelligent.


 

 

 

 

 

 

stupidOpposite, rain = stupid, incompetent 

 

work

 

 

 

gi = work, do, activity, behaviour, action, procedure, function, operate. 


 

 

 

 

lazyOpposite, gin = lazy, inactive, idle 

 

The spiritual teacher explored another realm: mo vei roi lw fe mio laid vein muis

(Literally: The person that gives knowledge about spirit explored another realm.) 

gift

 

 

 

roi = give, gift, prize, reward.


 

 

 

penaltyOpposite, roin = penalty, fine, take, steal 

 

knowledge

 

lw = knowledge, information, concept, idea 


 

 

 

concerning

 

 

 

fe = about, concerning, of, in relation to, for

 

 

 

 

 

He swam to rescue her: man god zo plias vw gio mas

(Literally: He moved through the water in order to rescue her.) 

 

across

 

 

zw = across, through, via, going through or across.  

 

 

 

detourOpposite, zwn = bypass, go around, detour 

 

Ocean

 

 

plia = ocean, sea, water, lake 

 

 

 

rescue

 

 

 

 

gio = retrieve, save, rescue, recover 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

© Copyright 2015 by David Lerner ALL RIGHTS RESERVED