w-₁ v2.pl; yupela Ex: beghi nungoqi tequ wandiwe...you two came Ex: Muq ni quayi nyumbueg simbe nindiny, nari, "Nungoqi nyamb buagi ane buk pe wuso nuqondi, wo tedi taq yequ."Now he told the men and women, "Your names are in the book and he sees it (the book) then you will go to prison."
w-₂ v3.f.sg Ex: Ni wuri, "Taq te nginy tu pe te wuso."She said, "It [the plane] went to the clouds." Ex: Umbo pe baq nunduw pre yequ.After he hit her in the belly, she stood.
-w₁ vdditr.3.f.sg Ex: nandi yir neti nowi nowi ye te rar pene baq ninduwhe came he certainly took up the spear and hit her (the pig) in the eye Ex: Pugri mame neti nowi tunguai pend nuauqLike that he took the machete and cut the hip
-w₂ vdditr.2.sg Ex: Tedi nu hat new, te oghi."Then it will be good for him to give you the hat."
wabe n neutthe inside of something; insait; Gh: wuy, baj wuy Ex: Nge wabe ko.I am going inside (the house).
waghi [waghɨ]advquietly, carefully; isi isi Ex: Waghine ghas.You sit quietly. Ex: Waghi waghi yaghe yo.Go down carefully.waghi nand no, waghi ninduw, wand waghi ninduw
wam partabove; antap Ex: Buk wam gri wus.It is above the book.
wam kuraip (id. ofkuraip) npeople who are good at climbing; gutpela man bilong go antap long diwai
wambi n fema type of tree like a black palm; wel limbum bilong wokim tumbuna sol; H: wuge wambi; So: wambiyiwambi bade
wambi bade (id. ofwambi) na specific type of this tree whose trunk is burned to make traditional salt; So: wambi ghat
wambog advvery high; antap tru; H: minge puayi Ex: Wapi minewuk pripri nyumo wambog ei ris.Doves always sit very high in the trees.
wamyi n mascmiddle sago sheath used when washing sago to catch the starch; namba tu limbum; Gh: wamyi; H: nange hop; So: wamdoqu
wand n neuttalk, speech Ex: Beghi wand segi.We don't have anything to say.wand bir nawo, wand chichi vindi/vuso, wand gre neny, wand irepene nutungu, wand kumo mand, wand kumo mbori nuaq, wand mar pu yemu, wand menare ruso, God ane wand, God ningg wand rise kin buk, wand bei neny, wand nare tiq segi, Wand Yuwon ye
wand buraqi nireng [wand braqɨ nɨrengg]vthe gives a negative command; givim tok lukaut; Gh: wand quari neng; H: wand mirah nireng Ex: Ni wo buraqi nireng pu nas ni no.He told his son not to do unacceptable things then he left.see also: yeri nindig.
wand cham nand vthe imitates what someone else says, sometimes as a joke; Gh: wand tabini Ex: Peter kimand wand cham nindig.Peter imitated what his friend said. Ex: Wo temi griny wand pe oyi oyi wand cham mand.When the two boys were joking they imitated each other.see also: wand sonyi nand.
wand chichi vindi/vuso (id. ofwand) via message which has been relayed through several people to a distant location; skruim tok i kam; Gh: wand chichi wunj/wuto; So: wand juju
wand gre neny (id. ofwand) vito give evidence or proof, to make an oath; strongim tok; Gh: wand uriang neny; So: wand ureng neny
wand irepene nutungu (id. ofwand) vito respect his talk, obey at once; harim tok; Gh: wand ire mbone nutungu Ex: Ni wand irepene rutungu bu skul yembe pe ruso.They obeyed at once so they went to do the school work.