sa — nga (verb base) do (verb) to such an extent that something else happens. Sa tantu nákung hinílak gilunúpan ang sáwug, I cried so much the floor was flooded. dílì — not very. Grábi piru dì tantu, It’s bad but not too much. myintras — for the time being, while. Paglípay myintras tantung bátà pa, Be merry while you are still young.
n. interest on money loaned; v. 1. borrow money with interest. Ug way kwarta, panantu lang, If you’re out of money, borrow. Tantúhan námù ímung kwarta, dílì libri, We will borrow your money with interest, not for nothing; 2. charge interest. Pilay ímung itantu (ipatantu)? How much interest do you charge? 2a. give, pay interest. Mutantu kug kinsi pursintu ug pahulam ka nákù, I will pay fifteen percent if you lend me money. Nagtantu kus singsing nga ákung giprinda, I am paying off the interest on the ring I pawned. pa- v. lend money for interest. Nagpatantu siyag kwarta, He lends money for interest. maN-r- n. one who lends for interest or borrows on interest.