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01 AGH -
01 EDO - O͉xwe | o͉wakotǫ ; | o͉ma̯iyǫ ;

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02 ENG - a parrot | was climbing from the ground ; | it stopped on the tree ;

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03 AGH -
03 EDO - yasumwe͉le͉ ; | o͉narhierha ; | o͉fiyǫ, | o͉mavale ;

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04 ENG - it reached the top ; | he took sticks ; | he threw, | he missed ;

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05 AGH -
05 EDO - o͉narhio͉kp̠a | o͉fiyǫ | o͉mavale ; | o͉narhio͉kp̠a | o͉fiyǫ ;

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06 ENG - he took one | he shot | he missed ; | he took one | he shot ;

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07 AGH -
07 EDO - o͉mavale ; | o͉kwe͉ko͉kp̠a | o͉narhio͉kp̠a ; | o͉nafie͉ | o͉de̽gbehra ;

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08 ENG - he missed ; | there remained one | he took one ; | he shot | he hit tree;

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09 AGH -
09 EDO - erhadegbotǫ ; | o͉xwe̽hia ; | o͉wulo ; | o͉namo͉xwe ;

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10 ENG - tree fell down ; | parrot and all ; | he died ; | he took parrot ;

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11 AGH -
11 EDO - o͉nawoliga ; | o͉mo͉xwefwa ; | o͉xwehia,

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12 ENG - he pithed feathers ; | he threw parrot away ; | all the parrot,

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13 AGH -
13 EDO - o͉wololiga | o͉vio͉xwe͉fua ; | o͉nafiebe

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14 ENG - he picked all feathers ; | he threw parrot away ; | he cut leaf

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15 AGH -
15 EDO - o͉nǫwę ; | o͉nagbalo̯i ; | i͉gani | o͉namu

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16 ENG - he opened one ; | he tied them ; | the feathers | he took the

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17 AGH -
17 EDO - o͉na . arie | o͉nao͉go͉gǫ ; | o͉gisowa | o͉nagadio͉gake ;

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18 ENG - he went | he was glad ; | when he got home | he went to Ake house ;

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19 AGH -
19 EDO - o͉nawake | dodę | e͉baxwe ; | Akewęhe

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20 ENG - he said to Ake | come | buy red feathers ; | Ake said all right

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21 AGH -
21 EDO - o͉rhiise ; | o͉vio͉nake ; | o͉navieweva ; | akeyahale ;

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22 ENG - he took five ; | he gave to Ake ; | he took two goats ; | Ake took to pay ;

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23 AGH -
23 EDO - o͉nakba | o͉nario͉xwaihe ; | o͉nawędodeba ;

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24 ENG - he got up | he went to Ochuaihe ; | he said come buy red feathers ;

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25 AGH -
25 EDO - Oxwaihewęhe | o͉navise, | o͉vio͉noxwaihe ; | Oxwaihe

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26 ENG - Ochuaie said "yes", | he took five, | he gave to Ochuaie ; | Ochuaie

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27 AGH -
27 EDO - o͉navigbe ; | ise | o͉na̯iyahale ; | o͉nakba ;

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28 ENG - gave pieces of cloth | five | he took to pay ; | he stood up ;

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29 AGH -
29 EDO - o͉narigo͉via ; | o͉nago͉via | dodebaxwe ;

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30 ENG - he went to Ovia's ; | he said to Ovia | come buy parrot's feathers ;

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31 AGH -
31 EDO - Ovi̽anawęhe ; | O͉vi̽anano͉le | inuno͉ ? | o͉nawo͉bu ;

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32 ENG - Ovia said "yes" ; | Ovia asked him | "how much ?" | he said "much" ;

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33 AGH -
33 EDO - Ovi̽anawe͉kai ; | o͉naka̯i ; | o͉kegale | ululiwieva ;

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34 ENG - Ovia said "count it" ; | he counted ; | when he counted it | four hundred

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35 ENG - and two ;

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