Truku (Seediq) Lessons

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Truku (Seediq) Lessons

Postby vijayjohn » 2021-06-21, 16:41

Lesson 1: Embiyax su hug? 'How are you?'

Embiyax su hug?
good you [particle]
How are you?

Embiyax ku balay, isu ga?
good I/me very you.independent [particle]
I am fine, and you?

Embiyax ku bi uri.
good I/me [particle] also
I'm fine, too.

Lesson 2: Laqi ku empatas ka yaku 'I'm an elementary school student'

Ima su ka isu hug?
who you [particle] you.independent [particle]
Excuse me, who are you?

Laqi ku empatas ka yaku.
child I/me student [particle] I.independent
I'm an elementary school student.

Ima ka hiya?
who [particle] he/she
Who is he?

Emptgsa ka hiya.
teacher [particle] he/she
He's a teacher.

Aji emptgsa ka hiya.
be.NEG teacher [particle] he/she
He isn't a teacher.

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Re: Truku (Seediq) Lessons

Postby księżycowy » 2021-06-21, 21:23

:shock: :D

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Re: Truku (Seediq) Lessons

Postby vijayjohn » 2021-06-29, 19:16

I'm glad you're happy! :P

Lesson 3: Hiyug hug! 'Please stand up!'

Hiyug hug!
stand.up [particle]
Please stand up!

Rngaw binaw!
say try.to.take.a.look
Explain!

Qbahang binaw!
hear try.to.take.a.look
Listen!

Tluung!
Sit down!

Lesson 4: Ima su ka isu hug? 'Excuse me, who are you?'

Ima su ka isu hug?
who you [particle] you.indepedent [particle]
Excuse me, who are you?

Yaku o Kumus ku Lowking.
I/me [particle] [personal.name] I/me [patronymic]
My name is Kumus-Lowking.

Peydang-Watan ka hangan na?
[personal.name]-[patronymic] [particle] name his/her
Is his name Peydang-Watan?

Aji, hangan na o Yakaw-Nawi.
no name his/her [particle] [personal.name]-[patronymic]
No, his name is Yakaw-Nawi.


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