ė në bbomgêk – its getting to be winter
shkwatth ėgi bbomgêk – last winter (last year)
aptë bbomgêk – mid winter
mégwa né bbomget – is it still winter?
ngom ė bbomgêk gi nshiwbonimget – this winter it snowed a lot
bbon describes everything being at a stop (bon - to stop something) describing nothing growing at this time