Example 23-98

nakatoa i tok flas lelebet
nakatoa
hermit.crab
i
agr
tok
talk
flas
flash
lelebet
little.bit
The hermit crab talks himself up a bit.
Comment:
Nakatoa (the hermit crab) is a trickster character in a number of Vanuatu stories.
Type:
naturalistic spoken
Source:
Meyerhoff 1994-1995 field recordings