dalang1vTo learn (something) by experimentation or by observation.g-, h-, k-, -m-.Ke wen angat sékét kudà, yó gel nmò le gu laanen, lelen le dmalang sékét kudà, ne dê kem dumu gel nmò le.If there will be horse fighting (at the wedding celebration), beforehand they spend time learning to fight horses and doing many other things.-n-.Wen dnalangen yem silà bè yem bulung Tboli gel bulung le du.There is that which the corn can learn from the Tboli medicine they treated it with.s-.The specific ingredient used for Tboli medicine is chosen because of a certain natural characteristic it has. In the above example, a piece of honeycomb is used as medicine for corn so that the corn will be "a little bit sweet, a little bit sticky--like the honeycomb". In the Tboli world view all nature is considered to be alive, therefore it is not inconsistent in their thinking to expect that the corn can learn from the honeycomb and produce in itself the same kind of sweetness and stickiness that are natural characteristics of the honeycomb.cfgbót 2frombót2vTo do the same to someone who does something to you.Là kóen hulung tmóbóng tau ni, ilóem dalangem béléu?This person here does not know how to help, had I done the same to you (lit. always you learned from me)?Hdalang tau ni.This person is expecting the same act from me (when I visit him).3conjThe same also; in like manner; the same as.Dalang le kóm.In like manner they are doing (to you) what you did to them.Dalang se hunges ken.The same also for the wrapped rice.

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