English. Pecks at s.t. or moves with a pecking motion; rapidly lowers one's head, strikes at s.t..
Subanen. Naa ki manuk, sa' maan, ndi' metau megawid di gaanen. Subay betangen laak tug lupa'an, adun ektuken nilan.
English. Now as for chickens, when they eat, they don't know how to take hold of their food. It must just be put on the ground, so
they can peck it up.
English. Is patient, unaggressive.
Subanen. Melengas ig betaden, pu' bisan pelegetan, mekpetektuk.
English. He is a good person, because even though he is treated badly, he just takes it.