English. Indicates inception or completion of action or state; now, already; indicates full commitment to the information communicated.
Grammar. Na is pronounced attached to the following word when that word begins with a vowel.
Subanen. Su manuk ni Gilamen kia, bisan gulang deluan na gupia, mabak da gusay mingemu.
English. That chicken of Gilamen's, even though it is a very old hen, still lays many eggs.
Subanen. Su gina'u midetengan ku laak na pekagaw ginaa, nda' naami tanan kegabit.
English. When I reached my mother, she was at the point of death, and we never even had a chance to talk with each other.
Subanen. Sug leduun ku kitu, sa' kana' da ducturi mingingabang dun, matay nau sia.
English. As for that illness of mine, if it had not been a doctor who was the one to treat me, I would've died.