~la ngatene2 work at ‹s.th.›

Part of Speech verb, transitive
Phonetic Form (i·)laŋatene
Variant Form(s) ~langatene
    • work at ‹s.th.›
    • Sense Comment rare
      • Example 1348:
        Katae ka li-tetele ae, li-langatene toñaki iadapa pon ta.
        And so they began to work at (building) their ship.

Related entries

  • Heterosemes:
    • ~la ngatene1 work, do some work / get into action, be used