Kala Phrase

나 우요마 으규바 거 오모 야노부여 어허나어타 마유 가유여 나 도놈보므여
na uayoma ukuepa ke omo yanopuaye ehe na’etla maue kaueye na tonompomuye
/na wajoːma ukʷɛːpa kɛ oːmo janopʷaːjɛ eːɦɛ naʔɛːt͡ɬa maːwe kaweːjɛ na tonoᵐpomuːjɛ/
1s MED-day as.much.as-POT O think avoid-PFV-PST but as.soon.as turn.to.face-PST 1s emote-bad-INCH-PST
I had tried to avoid thinking about that day as much as possible but as soon as I faced it I started to feel miserable.

This is a bit of a hefty phrase in Kala, but it shows the malleability of serial verb constructions pretty nicely.

EDIT: fixed a pretty glaring omission

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