Requests for children

 

Here are some helpful commands and requests for when you are taking care fo children.

Dialog 1
 

Maja'si, naji-ilego'tu gm'po'qon.

Go, go make your bed.

 
 

Atel gisi-ilego'tu!

I have just made it!

 
 

Maja'si, naji-gasiptna'si.

Go, go wash your hands.

 
 

Atel gis-gasiptna'si!

I have just washed my hands!

 
Vocabulary Section 1
 

Esgma.

Wait.

 
 

Esgmali.

Wait for me.

 
 

Puntoqsi.

Be quiet.

 
 

Giju' natnmi.

Go see Grandma.

 
 

Mutt sama'tu, epteg!

Don't touch it, it's hot!

 
 

Mutt sama'tu, mejige'g!

Don't touch it, it's dirty!

 
 

Mutt 'tqamaw!

Don't hit h/her!

 
 

Punajeiu!

Leave h/her alone, stop bothering h/her!

 
 

Puni-al'tugwie'n, nun'ji gesnugwig.

Stop running around, I have a headache.