Abayye's Involvement with Rabbah and Rav Yosef, his Teachers

Called Rabbah "Master [Mar]": Shabbat 124a; Eruvin 68a, 93b; Succah 26b; Bava Metzia 6b
Called Rav Yosef "Master [Mar]": Beitzah 7b
Rabbah said that the mitzvah of "Mah Nishtanah" of Pesach Night was fulfilled when Abayye asked why the "Seder Plate" was being removed: Pesachim 115b
Rav Yosef wanted to permit a certain case, but when opposed by Abayye he said, "He won't let me permit it": Bava Metzia 29b
Reminding Rav Yosef of something Rav Yosef had taught, pre-amnesia: Eruvin 10a, 41a, 66b, 73a, 89b; Nedarim 41a; Bava Metzia 8b; Makkot 4a
He and Rava labelled "Dardeki [Children]" by Rav Yosef, for schemes they invented for carrying items prohibited for movement on Shabbat: Shabbat 142b
A case was brought to Rav Yosef, who said, "This doesn't require examination," and Abayye replied, "This requires extra examination!": Bava Metzia 16a
Rav Yosef chastising Abayye for taking a brief nap: Succah 26b
Abayye used to entertain Rabbah [perhaps Rava] by juggling 8, or perhaps 4, eggs: Succah 53a
Abayye standing as soon as he could see the ear of Rav Yosef's donkey at a distance: Kiddushin 33a
Abayye challenged Rabbah by quoting Rav and Shemuel; Rabbah replied, "I cite R' Yochanan ben Zakkai and you reply with Rav and Shemuel?!": Beitzah 5a
Set of questions which Abayye asked Rabbah regarding enclosures around walls, permitting drawing water within on Shabbat: Eruvin 19b-20a
Rabbah making a questionable statement before Abayye, specifically for the purpose of testing him: Megillah 25a; Niddah 4b
Abayye asking Rav Yosef why he hadn't taught him a specific lesson, and Rav Yosef responding that he hadn't known Abayye was curious about. Rav Yosef asked, "Have you ever asked me something, and I haven't told it to you?": Megillah 23a
Abayye challenged Rav Yosef on an instruction, and eventually Rav Yosef recanted, because of an anecdote wherein Rav practiced in a way which matched Abayye's opinion: Kiddushin 39a-b
Abayye took Purim Gifts of Food of dried and sweetened grain from Rabbah to Mari bar Mar, warning that Mari bar Mar would consider Rabbah a farmer-turned-leader. He returned with vessels containing ginger and pepper, and warned that Rabbah would say, "I sent sweet items, and he sends sharp ones!": Megillah 7b
Abayye stated a lesson before Rav Safra, who corrected him. When Abayye told the correction to Rav Yosef, Rav Yosef rebuked him for not asking a certain question against Rav Safra's correction: Eruvin 45b
Rabbah told Abayye and the rest of his students to eat with him on Friday night, lest the light go out at their hosts' houses, in which case they wouldn't have Kiddush there: Pesachim 101a
The people of Kakunai asked Rav Yosef to set up arrangement merging their properties so they could transport items between them on Shabbat. Rav Yosef sent Abayye, with the instruction, "Make sure they won't protest in the Study Hall." After several re-analyses of the situation's requirements, in which Abayye successively required less and less of them, Abayye said, "That's what my master meant." [Tosafot - Meaning not to demand too much of the people]: Eruvin 60a
Rav Yosef taught Abayye a law. Abayye asked a question about it. Rav Yosef asked what the difference was, to which Abayye responded, "Is learning the Gemara like singing a song?!": Shabbat 106b, 113a; Eruvin 60a
Abayye had a question against a ruling by Rabbah, but it was on a rabbinic prohibition and Rav Yosef had taught Abayye that in such a case one should ask after the fact: Eruvin 67b-68a
Rabbah bar Rav Chanan asked Abayye why the alley on which Abayye and Rabbah both lived had no "merging meal" permitting transport in the area on Shabbat. Abayye responded that it wouldn't be proper for Rabbah's honor for Rabbah to collect the meal, and Abayye had been too busy with his learning, and the rest of the people weren't careful about it. Abayye said he couldn't afford to donate a meal every week, so he couldn't donate a meal for joint use: Eruvin 68a
Abayye asking Rav Yosef whether he would be allowed to sit on the part of a tree which grew in his house and extended up somewhat through a skylight: Eruvin 100a

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