Example 25-272

O wi bin geda shok, wi braitin-braitin tu, maidi wi mijinatbat.
O
oh
wi
1pl
bin
pst
geda
get
shok,
shock
wi
1pl
braitin~braitin
red.frightened
tu,
too
maidi
maybe
wi
1pl
mijin-at-bat.
missing-out-prog
Oh we got a shock, we [were] frightened too, maybe we are missing out. (Context: flu vaccination)
Comment:
Variety: Katherine. This example illustrates an expression of 'fright'.
Type:
naturalistic spoken
Source:
Angelo et al. 1998b