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rely
vi
rely on
apenimo vai s/he depends on, relies on something

apenimonodan vti depend on, rely on it

Paired with: apenimonodaw vta

apenimonodaw vta depend on, rely on h/

Paired with: apenimonodan vti

remember
v
remember
mikwendan vti recall, recollect, remember, come to think of it

Paired with: mikwenim vta

mikwenim vta recall, recollect, remember, come to think of h/

Paired with: mikwendan vti

mikwendaagozi vai s/he comes to mind, is recalled, is remembered

Paired with: mikwendaagwad vii

mikwendaagwad vii it comes to mind, is recalled, is remembered

Paired with: mikwendaagozi vai

minjimendan vti keep it in h/ mind, remember it

Paired with: minjimenim vta

minjimenim vta keep h/ in h/ mind, remember h

Paired with: minjimendan vti

barely remember
gezikwendam vai2 s/he barely remembers

gezikwendan vti barely remember it

Paired with: gezikwenim vta

gezikwenim vta barely remember h/

Paired with: gezikwendan vti

don't remember who
aya'aa pron psl I don't remember who; a being, a thing animate in gender

Paired with: ayi'ii pron psl

don't remember what
ayi'ii pron psl I don't remember what; a thing

See also: aya'ii pron psl

remove
vt
remove by hand
gidin vta remove h, take h/ off (by hand)

Paired with: gidinan vti

gidinan vti remove it, take it off (by hand)

Paired with: gidin vta

remove from snare
giitagwen vta remove h/ from a snare

remove using something
gida' vta remove h/ (using something)

Paired with: gida'an vti

gida'an vti remove it (using something)

Paired with: gida' vta

gida'amaw vta remove (it) for h/ (using something)

remove with hands
gijibidoon vti2 pull it off, remove it with hands

Paired with: gijibizh vta

gijibizh vta pull h/ off, remove h/ with hands

Paired with: gijibidoon vti2

remove with something sharp
gijigwaadan vti remove it with something sharp

Paired with: gijigwaazh vta

gijigwaazh vta remove h/ with something sharp

Paired with: gijigwaadan vti

remove from trap
giitaabikin vta remove h/ from a trap

rent
vt
rent
adaawam vta borrow (it) from, rent (it) from h/

adaawange vai borrow it , rent it from someone

repair
vt
repair
nanaa'itoon vti2 fix, repair it

Paired with: nanaa'i' vta

nanaa'i' vta fix, repair h/; put h/ in place

Paired with: nanaa'itoon vti2

nanaa'itaw vta fix, repair (it) for h/

See also: nanaa'itamaw vta

repair car
nanaa'idaabaane vai s/he repairs a car

repair garage
n
repair garage
odaabaanikewigamig ni a repair garage

repairman
n
repairman
nanaa'ichigewinini na a repairman

repeat
vt
repeat
naabinootaw vta repeat what h/ says, mock h/

naabinootaage vai s/he repeats what people say, mocks people

reply
vi
reply
nakom vta agree with h/; answer h/; reply to h/

Paired with: nakodan vti

nakondiwag vai they answer each other; they reply to each other

report
vt
report
dadibaajimo vai s/he tells stories, reports

See also: dibaajimo vai

inootaage vai s/he quotes people, reports what people say