bai

(also baimbai, bambai)

1. will, shall

  • Mi no go tude, bai mi go tumora.
    I’m not going today, I’ll go tomorrow.
  • Bambai yumi mekim wanem samting?
    What will we do?
  • Mi bai kam, mi wetim susa.
    I will come, I’m waiting for my sister.
  • Spot woksop bai kamap.
    A sports workshop will be held.
  • Wok bilong em bai helpim gut ol pipel.
    His work will really help people.

2. to show certainty

  • Bambai mi painim.
    I am sure to find it.