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Usage Examples

Tiang ngemaang i meme jaja.
[example 1]
I give her (mother) sweets.

Dewi: Suba ngaba ngiu mai? I Luh: Suba, I meme mara ngemaang.
[example 2]
Dewi: Have you bring the tray along with you? I Luh: Yes, my mom just gave it to me.

PROVERB: Salingke ngemaang anak; Ngemaang nyama tusing taen; Nyamane jelekanga; Anake buin jelekang teken ento.
[example 3]
PROVERB: [Stingy to family, more stingy to neighbors] Much less would you give to someone outside your family if you have never given anything to your own family; If your family is treated badly, so those outside your family will be treated even worse than that.

I tukang cet ngemaang cerik-cerike kuas pada abesik. "Ragane ngecet ane di tengah jelanane," keto munyinne teken Veena. "Ragane ngecet di sisin sisi angkul-angkule," keto munyinne teken Vinay.
[example 4]
A painter gave each of them a brush. "You paint the inside of the gate," he told Veena. "You paint the outside of the gate," he told Vinay.

  1. Gunter Spitzing, "Practical Balinese"
  2. BASAbali software
  3. Fred Eiseman Jr - Proverbs, 1987