Matiki Moro ka i-vene.The morning star had risen (in the sky).
Aeve ka i-vene.The sun has risen in the sky.
Li-vene ne kuo iadapa.They climbed aboard their canoe.
Ka i-le i-vene ne avie i-bi.He climbed on the apple tree and picked an apple.
Moe pon i-ven' iu tamwase.That building goes very high up.
Webwe i-vene i-wen' ne ma dapa.They were wearing armbands up their arms. [lit. armbands were going up on their arms]
Kape ne-ven' ne-le ne kulumoe.I'll travel east [lit. up] to the island (Vanikoro).