Oneida Words & Phrases

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7. Kwah ki’nok kayé: ní:ku̲

Just four of them

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6. To: niku onu’usehle’ tʌkʌ:sel̲e̲’

How many pickles do you want me to peel?

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5. Ne: kwí tʌ sla’wistakʌsehle’ onu’usehl̲e̲’

You should peel the cucumbers.

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3. Tʌsatnu’uslahyo:tsiste’ kʌ

Are you going to make salted pickles?

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2. Hʌ: ikelhe’ ki’ akatayalit yotshe’tʌ́:tu:h̲e̲’

Yes I want to can some pears.

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1. ʌsatayalite’ kʌ nu’uwa̲’

Are you going to can fruit this time?

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can fruit

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make dill pickles

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dry the fruit