Lesson 9 - Short Conversations

Where did you go?		T8ni odosaan?
I went to the woods.		N8dossa kpiwi.
Very nice day, 			T8ji wlegisgad,
	let's go in the woods.		lossada kpiwi.
	
What's happening?		Kagwi lla?
Nothing much.			Nda kagwi n8damiwi.
What are they doing?		Kakwas llalokak?
You should not do that.		Nda k'dachwi ni llalokawen.
You should not complain.	Akwi ga madw8zi.
What time is it now?		Kass8mkipoda ato nikw8bi?
It is early.			Sp8swiwi.
It is quite late.		Kwinatta sipkiwi.
Let's go there.			Lossada taka.
I have been there.		Kizi n'odossab.
I was there.			N'odossan.
I am going home.		N'dlossa 'wigw8mnok.
I did not go too far.		Pasojiwi n'dlossab.
Would you like to come with me?	Kwigi ba paï8 spiwi nia?
Do you know that man?		K'wawinaw8 na san8ba?
Yes, I knew him.		8h8, nwawinaw8bo.
I would like to buy them.	N'gadi manomenal.
How much do they cost?		T8ni ll8wadowal?

Conversations -

Hello! Hello! I am glad to see you, how do you do?
	Kuai! Kuai! Paakuin8gwzian, t8ni k'doll8wzin?

I am very well, and you?    N'w8wl8wzi, kia nawa t8ni? 

I am very well, thank you.  N'w8wl8wzi nia achi, wliwni ni.

Well, that's very good.	    Kam8ji, pita ni wligen.

Now let us part. Good-bye.  Chaga chajabihl8da.  Adio.

Good-bye, take care of yourself.  Adio, wli nanawalmezi. 
 
The "8" symbol is used for the "nasal O" sound 
	that is shown as "Ô" in French.  


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