Oneida Words & Phrases

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1. í:sehle’ kʌ a:shatna’talutʌ swahyó:wane’ wá:yat

do you want to bake an apple pie?

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2. wé:ne ki’ wah

I guess so

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3. Thó: nikana’talá:ke̲

how many pies?

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4. Wé:ne kwí: kayé: nikana’talá:ke̲

I guess four pies

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5. Né: kʌ kwahotoku onutakli’ yʌsá:ti̲

will you make it with real sugar?

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6. Né: se’wah

sure will

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yonuhwélhote’ káhik

peach

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káhik

fruit

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yeyʌthókwas

harvest

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ʌtehsatekhunyá:na kwí: nʌ ʌwatunisán̲e̲’

you come over and eat when the corn gets ripe