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particles
n
in particles
biisaa vii it is fine; it is in particles

Paired with: biisizi vai

break into particles with hands
biisibidoon vti2 break it into small pieces with hands; crumble it

Paired with: biisibizh vta

biisibizh vta break h/ into small pieces with hands; crumble h/

Paired with: biisibidoon vti2

particularly
adv
particularly
memindage adv man especially, particularly, above all, of course

partition
n
cloth partition
gibagoojigan ni a cloth partition

partner
n
partner
wiijiiwaagan na a partner, a companion

owiijiiwaagani vai s/he has a partner, has a companion

partridge
n
partridge
bine na a partridge; a ruffled grouse

[
ruffed grouse
Bonasa umbellus
]

goshkongesi na a partridge; a ruffled grouse

hunt partidge
andobinewe vai s/he goes partridge hunting

partridge meat
n
partridge meat
binewi-wiiyaas ni partidge meat

pass
[time]
vi
pass
ojijise vii it passes (as time); it comes (as time)

izhise vii
  1. it flies to a certain place
  2. it passes (as time

Paired with: izhise vai

come to pass
bagami-ayaa vii
  1. it arrives
  2. it comes to be

Paired with: bagami-ayaa vai

year passes
biboonagad vii it is a winter, it (a year) passes

daso-biboonagad vii

pass
[go past]
vt
pass
gabikan vti pass it

Paired with: gabikaw vta

gabikaw vta pass h/

Paired with: gabikan vti

pass
[go through]
vi
pass through
zhaabose vii it goes through, passes through

zhaabwii vai s/he goes through, passes through, achieves something, survives

past
[grammar]
n
past tense
gaa'- pv tns [past tense with initial change]: -ed, did, was

gii- pv tns [S] [past tense]: -ed, was, did

See also: gii'- pv tns [BL]

gii'- pv tns [BL] [past tense]: -ed, was, did

See also: gii- pv tns [S]