What date is your birthday?

 

Now that you know how to talk about your birthday and about specific dates, this conversation will show you how to put those together naturally.

Notice also the word gatu, which can mean 'but, however' but is also used to shift the topic of the conversation from one person/thing to another.

Dialog 1
 

Ta'sugunit gi'l aji-puna'n?

What date do you have your birthday on?

 
 

Ni'n aji-puna'i tapuisgegugunij jel si'st. Gatu gi'l?

I have my birthday on the 23rd. And you?

 
 

Ni'n aji-puna'i metla'sugunij jel newt.

I have my birthday on the 11th.