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mmuamːuaSdial. var. ofmmuatsebackyard
mmuatsemːuát͡sedial. var.mmuaSunspec. var.imuatsen.back of the houseFʋ mmuatse labʋla.Your backyard is bushy.Nyankpʋ tswie brɛ a, aha mmuatse tɛbla ɔsasʋ. In rainy season people's backyards quickly get full of weeds.6.5.1.4Yard
mo-mo-allo. var. ofmɛ-not
mobaɩlmobaɪlFrom:Engmobilen.mobile telephone3.5.9.2Telephone
mondomóndóFrom:Ewemudɔn.mosquito netKebi amʋ da mondotɔ, mɛnɩ ntsʋnkɩ bʋmóodun mʋ.The child is lying under a mosquito net so that mosquitoes will not bite him.Ntsʋnkɩ bʋtamatalɩ tsʋn mondotɔ.Mosquitoes cannot pass through a mosquito net.2.5.7Treat disease5.1.1.3Bed
monimóní v.to attain largenessBonbolintsu igyi oyi ánɩ́ tomoni swie flawasɩ pɛpɛ. The tulip tree is a big tree that bears red flowers.Oserebiyin lomoni dʋn aserebi trahɛ. The thumb is bigger than the rest of the fingers.Nanain igyo amʋ lomoni paa.The chief's yam is very big.8.2Big
móo-môː-allo. var. ofmɛ́ɛ-will not
mɔ́ʔ(H) v.to killYibi la batɛ amʋ. A car has killed the chicken.Ɔlɔ kufa amʋ.He killed the sheep.2.6.6.1Killcomp.mɔ ɔnɔfinishder.ɔmɔkɛday of killingIdiom:tsa afinfi mɔ
mɔ-mɔ-allo. var. ofmɛ-not
mɔ ɔnɔmɔ ɔnɔ́ʔ (H) comp. ofɔnɔ 6v.to finish somethingƖlasi kpalobi anɩla agyʋma amʋ ɔnɔ. There is only a little left before we finish the work.Anɩ asʋn amʋ ɔnɔ mɔtɔ pɛ, mʋʋ oyin amʋ lɛba a.Just as our matter finished, then the man came.6.1.2.3.5Complete, finishder.ɔnɔ ɔmɔkpaending
mɔkʋmɔkʊ́ʔsp. var.mɔkʋ-comp. ofmɛ-1tam.not yetƆmɔkʋ nya yɔ. He hasn't yet gone.Ɩmɔkʋ nya ba. It hasn't yet come.Mmɔkʋ nya ba sei. I am not coming now.Omɔkʋ wu. Ɔdɛ ɔŋɛ fʋ. He's not yet dead. He's still breathing.9.4.6.1No, not9.4.1.2Aspect--dynamic verbs
mɔkʋ-mɔkʊ́-sp. var. ofmɔkʋnot yetcomp. ofmɛ-1ph. v.mɔkʋyɔ ayin wavirgin (to be)
mɔkʋyɔ ayin waph. v. ofmɔkʋ-sp. var. ofmɔkʋayin1pl. ofoyinwa1v.to be a virgin woman2.6.2.1Virginity
mɔmʋmɔmʊ n.whichNtobi amʋ, mɔmʋ gyi fʋ klɛ? Which of the things are yours.Mɔmʋ odu ntsu ba? Which kind should I bring?Sukuu amʋ mɔmʋtɔ fɔ́yɔ?Which of the school are you going?9.2.3.4Question wordscomp.brɛ mɔmʋwhen?der.ɔmɔmʋ
mɔ́ɔ-mɔ̂ː-allo. var. ofmɛ́ɛ-will not
mɔsɩmɔ́sɪ́ʔ v.to laughOyin amʋ lɔbwɛ mɔsɩla, sʋ anɩlɔmɔsɩ mʋ. The man did funny (laughable) things so we laughed at him.Ntɔ nɔbwɛ sʋ fɔ́mɔsɩ mɩ igye?What did I do before you laughed at him yesterday?3.5.6.4Laughcomp.mɔsɩlaamusementder.ɩmɔsɩlalaughable thingsph. v.bʋ mɔsɩyɩlɔwɩ mɔsɩlaugh secretly
mɔsɩlacomp. ofmɔsɩɩlacontraction ofɩmɔsɩlalaughable thingsder. ofmɔsɩ-lan.amusementcfɔplɔɩ2joke4.2.7Play, fun3.5.6.4Laugh
mpampá (H) n.bedKlɛdɩ mpa sʋ, maklɛdɩ ɔsʋlʋtɔ, nsaɩn lalwii. Lie down on the bed. Don't lie down on the ground. The weather has become cold.Aha abana bɛ́talɩ klɛdɩ Akwasi mpa amʋsʋ.Four people can lie on the Akwasi's bed.5.1.1.3Bed
mpabʋampabʊaFrom:Akanmpabwan.sandalsWa fʋ mpabʋa amʋ, tsufɛsɛ nsaɩntɔ lablɩ ogya. Fɔ́lɔ. Put on your sandals, the weather is hot, you will get sick.cfntʋkʋtashoes7.2.1.1Walk5.3Clothing5.3.4Clothes for special occasions
mpaɩmpáɪ From:Akanmpaen.prayerBɔ mpaɩ ánɩ́ Bulu ɔha anɩ nkpa tɩntɩn. Pray that God should give us long life.Bulu dɛ anɩ mpaɩtɔ nu sʋ, alaha nyankpʋ detswie ha anɩ.God is hearing our prayers so it is raining for us.Bɔ mpaɩ fɛɛ onya ɔdɩkpa wanklaan.Pray that he should get a good resting place.4.9.5.2Pray4.9.7.2Christianity4.9.7.3Islam4.9.7.7Animism comp.bɔ mpaɩpray
mpalɩsʋder. ofɔpalɩ 2-sʋ 1n.inside of a clothor clothing, with the seams showingtatɩ mpalɩsʋthe inside of a clothFawa fʋ atadɩɛ amʋ mpalɩsʋ, sʋ damlɩ mʋ́ ansɩtɔ wa. You have put on your shirt inside out so turn it right side out.5.3.7Wear clothing6.6.1Working with cloth
mpesiempesie pl.ampesieFrom:Akanampesien.sliced yam or plantainMmɛtalɩ wɩ ampesie sʋ nɔ́wɔ fufu. I am not be able to chew slice so I will pound fufu.Igyo ampesie mʋ́a kontomere aboun bʋ ɔdwɛ.Yam slice with kontomere stew is sweet.5.2.3.1.5Food from roots5.2.3.4Prepared food