Example 23-93

mebi woman blong hem i holem faev tausen
mebi
perhaps
woman
woman
blong
poss
hem
3sg
i
agr
holem
hold
faev
five
tausen
thousand
His girlfriend took something like five thousand (vatu = money).
Comment:
I adapted this to remove false start.
Type:
naturalistic spoken
Source:
Meyerhoff 1994-1995 field recordings