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Unit 5: RR TI TT
 
-         Unit Dictum
-         Song: By lwa ń lv svj (This is how we go to the market)
-         Word Maze: Buying and Selling Word Search
 
 
Unit Dictum: Gba wr, n k gba wr lariwo vj fi n h/pz.
It is the refusal to be cheated (in bargaining) that causes the noise in
the market.
 
Song: By lwa ń lv svj
1. By lwa ń lv svjࠠ
L< svjࠠ (2ce)
By lwa ń lv svjࠠ
Ngb tlc b m<
 
2. Onbra naj
naj (2ce)
Onbra najࠠ
L<w< nxow
 
3. Zlzj a r er
R r (2ce)
Zlzj a r er
Kj ja t t
Buying and Selling Word Search
1. Print and see how many of these words you can find in the maze.
2. Use the opportunity to also mark the right tones and diacritics on the words:
Owon (dear/expensive) = Zw<n Iso (stall) = sz
3. Remember, the words can variously be arranged: forward or backward; horizontal or vertical.
4. Then see how many other Yorb words you can find and gloss.
 
THE WORDS:
Onibara (customer) Ipolowo (advertisement) Aje (profit)
Naira (Nigerian currency) Dola (American currency) Oja (market)
Kobo (Nigerian currency) Senti (American currency/cent) Owo (money)
Soobu (shop) Iso (stall) Oloja (seller)
Ate (tray/wares) Igba (calabash/wares) Ootee (stamp)
Owon (dear/expensive) Alapata (butcher) Lebeeli (label)
Oniso (stall owner) Edinwo (discount/reduced price)
THE MAZE:
E T A L A R O O T O E S
W D L O N I B A R A D E
E S I N A O O T E E I N
O W O N L T K A B A N T
L E B E W E R O A GB E I
O R U A GB O O W B U B A
J L GB F N W O B A O K S
A I E I O S N A I R A O
F K S L E B E E L I L O
I O O A J A GB E O R A B
N P L U D O L A J E P U
I N A L A P A T A P A L
 
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