Oneida Words & Phrases

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téhsekhw̲e̲’

you pick it up

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aukoha:lʌ́ otsinehtál̲a̲

I would put the bead on

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aukoha:lʌ́’ katsi’kohal

I would put it on the safety pin

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ʌhsoha:lʌ̲́:

you will put it on

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testsikotalhu̲

you close it

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katsi’kohal

safety pin

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otsinehtál̲a̲’

bead

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í:hsle’ kʌ’ sheku usasnikil̲a̲’

do you want more to drink?

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í:hsle’ kʌ’ ______

do you want __(bread)__?

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náhte’ né: thí:kʌ̲

what is that?(just pointing to something)