Kala Phrase

ha te kimu hayo kamakanahue eloye
3SG from duty 3SG.POSS city-leader-LOC resign-PST
He resigned from his position as mayor.

eha nya manyeko uetiye
P.3SG by manage-AG dismiss-PST
She was dismissed by the manager.

kam nya tsame ke itotlatsa asakuamya
3PL by gather O wood-fire life-all-CAUS
They have lived their whole lives by gathering firewood.

NB: The last sentence is quite a grammatical liberty…an attempt to be somewhat poetic.

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