Test Sentences, 125

Continuing with Gary’s list:

  1. Think first and then act.

Good advice. This required a little thought, but eventually I decided on using É›mÉ›mÉ› in the sense of “make”. Make thought first then make action. The second ŋidi might be omittable.

162. ŋidi syeneya É›mÉ›mÉ› andaya ka ladi ŋidi muhɨdÉ›n É›mÉ›mÉ› ka.

ŋidi
2P.MTsg
syeneya
thought.MTsg
ɛmɛmɛ
ɛmɛmɛ.IMP
andaya
first
ka
CMD
ladi
and then
ŋidi
2P.MTsg
muhɨdɛn
action.MTsg
ɛmɛmɛ
ɛmɛmɛ.IMP
ka
CMD

Questions?