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01 AGH -
01 EDO - wage͉mu | o͉xamuko͉̽bawe͉dio ; | uko͉banawęga̯inyale ;

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02 ENG - "don't catch it" | he said to messengers so ; | messengers said "Whose

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03 ENG - is it ? "

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04 AGH -
04 EDO - o͉nawę̀ | o͉go͉me͉ne͉li ; | uko͉banawę̀tie͉lere ;

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05 ENG - he said | it is Omeneli's ; | king's messengers said : call her to come ;

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06 AGH -
06 EDO - awoxawio͉nagarie | o͉kwitie͉lere | Ome͉ne͉li | o͉natwina ;

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07 ENG - the boy went | he called her to come ; | Omeneli saluted them ;

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08 AGH -
08 EDO - inade͉ge͉li | i͉nanarhunu ; | Ome͉ne͉li nawę̀

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09 ENG - they looked at her | they opened mouths ; | Omeneli said

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10 AGH -
10 EDO - wage͉mwe͉we | i͉nanawęnaho̯i ; | i͉nanasewela̯i ;

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11 ENG - don't catch goat ; | they said they heard ; | they left the goat ;

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12 AGH -
12 EDO - i͉nanarie͉do ; | i͉nanaxamo͉ba | i͉nanawoxoxwo | o͉kp̠a,

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13 ENG - they went to Edo ; | they told king | they said "a girl" | one,

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14 AGH -
14 EDO - nina̽mie ; | o͉mo͉se͉gbe ; | o͉ba ; | yarhie ;

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15 ENG - which they saw ; | very fine" ; | king ; | go bring her ;

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16 AGH -
16 EDO - urhie͉lo͉me ; | o͉banawęhé ; | o͉banamwe͉gbe

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17 ENG - you take her and marry her ; | king said all right ; king got ready

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18 AGH -
18 EDO - o͉namwakpata ; | o͉namuge͉gbe ; | o͉naga̽xia ; | o͉giseva

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19 ENG - he took akpata ; | he took mirror ; | he went ; | when he got there

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20 AGH -
20 EDO - o͉natuo̯i | Ome͉ne͉li | o͉ketuo̯i ; | Ome͉ne͉li o͉no1u1rIu1ie͉le

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21 ENG - he saluted her ; | Omeneli | then saluted him ; | Omeneli took him

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22 AGH -
22 EDO - lawa ; | o͉nakaoko ; | mune ; | o͉na̯iyeve ; | ine͉

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23 ENG - inside house ; | she filled pipe ; | take it ; | she took kola ; | four

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24 AGH -
24 EDO - o͉navio͉ne ; | o͉navie͉ve͉ne ; | o͉navioyiba ;

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25 ENG - she gave to him ; | she gave him kola ; | he put it on seat ;

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26 AGH -
26 EDO - i͉nana aku ; | o͉nakba ; | ne, | Ome͉ne͉li, | o͉na̯ialema ;

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27 ENG - they played ; | she got up ; | she, | Omeneli, | went to cook yams ;

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28 AGH -
28 EDO - o͉namure ; | o͉nadatio̯i o͉ba ; | lare ;

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29 ENG - she brought them ; | she called to king ; | come ;

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30 AGH -
30 EDO - i͉nadorhiema ; | o͉nawino͉le ; | awoxani o͉nagavie ;

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31 ENG - they came, took yams ; | he said he would not eat ; | the girl cried ;

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32 AGH -
32 EDO - Onamwema | o͉na̯imuhi | i͉nanagaku ;

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33 ENG - she took the yams ; | she put them away ; | they played ;

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34 AGH -
34 EDO - o͉nagakpata ; | awoxanikeage͉le | o͉banakpa

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35 ENG - he played sansa ; | the gid then looked at him ; | the king got up

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