- Toni taghni tina talli taghjtu tuta tajba, talli taghjtu tuta tajba Toni taghni tina.
Our Tony gave me a fig for giving him a good blackberry and, because I gave him a good blackerry, Toni gave me a fig. (Thank you Emilia Micallef)
- Dari rari tara re, tara lira tara re.
In old times you would rarely see a king: when you see a pound-note, you would see a king. (Thank you Emilia Micallef)
- Ħija taġhni ħawħa u qalli: "Ħa, ħi, ħudu u ħawilla fil-ħamrija ħamra taħt il-ħitan ta'Ħararaw".
My brother gave me a peach and said to me : "Here, brother, take it and plant it in the red soil under the walls of Hararaw" (archaic name for the village of Gharghur).