Example 59-292

lo hunda lo, lo tene, kogara, ala ga?!
lo
1sg
hunda
ask
lo,
3sg
lo
3sg
tene,
say
kogara,
in-law
ala
2sg.def
ga?!
come
He asked her, "Mother-in-law, so you've come?!"
Comment:
Ala is also used for both second and third persons singular (‘you’ and ‘he’ or ‘she’) in a respectful or deferential manner.
Type:
naturalistic spoken
Source:
Samarin 2007