helpim

1. a helper, help, aid

  • helpim blut (help blood) to donate blood for a¬†transfusion
  • Mi laikim helpim.
    I need help.
  • Em i luksave long helpim ol Australia i givim.
    He acknowledges the aid Australia gives.

2. to take someone’s place

  • Tisa i gat sik, mi kam (bilong) helpim em.
    The teacher is sick, and so I have come to take his place.

3. to help someone (also halivim)

  • Em laik givim helpim long ol.
    He wanted to help them.
  • Em save helpim lapun man
    He knows how to help the old man.

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