Ndị mmadụ adịghị amụnye iheọkụ dọnye ya nꞌokpuru igbe, kama a na-adọkwasị ya nꞌelu ihe ịdọba iheọkụ, ka o nye ndị nile nọ nꞌụlọ ahụ ìhè.
People do not light a lamp and put it under a box, but on a stand, to give light to everyone in the house.
Dị ka ọchịagha nke m bụ, ọ bụrụ na m asị onye agha nọ nꞌokpuru m bịa, ọ na-abịa, nꞌihi na ọ nọ nꞌokpuru m. Ma i nwere ike karịrị nke a ịchụpụ ọrịa ahụ na-enye ohu m nsogbu.”
As a commander I am, if I say to the soldier who comes under me, he comes because he is under me. But you can do better than that by removing my disease. ”
Nwanyị ahụ zara ya sị, “Ọ bụ eziokwu Onyenwe m. Ma a na-ekwekwa ka ụmụ nkịta nọọ nꞌokpuru tebulu rie ibiribe nri nke na-esi nꞌelu tebulu ahụ daa nꞌala.”
She replied, “It is the truth of my Lord. But the dogs are also allowed to sit under the table and eat the food that comes down from the table. "