Sentence #90

Tana reŋirana, keses igaravena.

tana reŋirana keses igaravena

{ tana} { reŋi=ra=na} { kese=s} { i=gara=vi=na}

{ flowing} { river=GO=START} { camp=LOC} { 3SG.AN=water=OUT=START}

The river started to flow and it covered the campsite with water.

Water (gara) is, in this sentence anyway, a part of the river, and so possessed.

This sentence is part of Nuvuza Tani.


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