Oneida Words & Phrases

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hʌ́:ʌ nʌki’ wa’katketsko̲

yes, I am up

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satslúni ó:nʌ̲

you get dressed now

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tho ni yót tsi’ satsluni yotholé nu’u:wa̲’

you dress warm it’s cold today

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ʌtyatekhunyá:na’ kʌ

you and I will eat together

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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