able

adjective 1 save; she is able to write em i save long rait; I am able to do it mi save long mekim; village people are able to plant food ol manmeri long ples i save long planim kaikai; 2 (physically capable) inap; I am (physically able) to stand this post up mi inap sanapim dispela pos; she cannot (is not physically able to) harvest sweet potato em i no inap kamautim kaukau; are you able to go to town yu inap go long taun; he isn’t able to get the fruit em i no inap long kisim pikinini bilong diwai; will you be able to finish this job? bai yu inap pinisim dispela wok?