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ʼAdaʼniigeh, nihíká ʼadoohjah.

3pl-marry.F 1dpl-after 2dpl-run.pl.F
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We are having a wedding, we need everyone’s help.

’Ahbínídą́ą́’ ch’ééh niba’ hasht’e’ ’ádííníszin.

morning-Past in.vain 2-wait ready REFL-1-keep.CI

’Ahbínídą́ą́’ t’áadoo ’ííyą́ą́’góó biniinaa wónáásdóó sitsiits’iin diniih.

morning-past neg 1-eat.P-GO.NEG because soon 1-head 3-ache.CI

’Ayóo deesk’aazgo beeldléí ditánígíí biih násh’nah.

very cold-GO blanket 3-thick.NI-ÍGÍÍ 3-into 1-crawl.R
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When it’s very cold, I get into a thick blanket.

’Ałk’idą́ą́’ tóniteel bąąhgóó tádííyáhę́ę bénááshnii’.

long.ago ocean 3-beside-along around-1-past 3-1-remember.P

’áyąą, ’áyaańda

’Ííshją́ą́ díí ’atoo’ béésh bii’ kǫ’í bikáá’ dah séką́.

don’t forget this stew stove 3-top up 1-put.P.OC

-dóó

-k’ą́ą́h

-ni

Bini’ íídeeshtah doodago ’éiyá yóó’ ’adeeshwoł.

let will-1-school or only away 1-off-run.P

Bitsii’ nineez nít’ę́ę́’ k’íinígizh lá.

3-hair 3-long.N past 3-3-cut.P DISC
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She had cut her long hair.

Chidí nidabinóołtłáád.

car pl-3-2dpl-stop.O

Chidíísh bee hólǫ́ doodaii’ ni daats’í chidí nee hólǫ́?

car-Q 3-with 4-exist.NI or 2 maybe car 2-with 4-exist.NI

daats’í

Deenásts’aa’ sh naaldloosh ńt’éé’ shimá siiłtsą́, yiniinaa násineestsxas.

ram 1-with 3-trot.CI past 1-mother 1-3-see.P 3-because 1-3-whip.P

deidooyį́į́ł

pl-3DO-3dpl-eat.it.F

didíłjeeh

3DO-2-start.fire.I

diidį́į́ł

3DO-1dpl-eat.it.F

Díidí háísh bichidí?

this who-Q 3-car

Doo ’áłah diidleeł da.

NEG together pl-1dpl-meet.pl.F NEG

Doo ’ííłta’go biniinaa t’áá ’ałtsojį’ t’áá shídin hazlį́į́’.

neg 1-go.to.school.P-GO 3-because every-up.to just 1-without 1-become.P
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I got left out on everything because I did not go to school.

doo ndi

Doo tó tsíídkáá’ dididííkáał da.

NEG water charcoal-on start-3-2-put.OC.F NEG

Gólízhii dégo dasidoo’į́įgo da’oołzhish ni.

Skunk up-GO pl-3-look.I-GO pl-3-dpl-dance.I
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Skunk said, look up and dance.

hadeiniłchaad

pl-3DO-3dpl-card.it.(as.in.wool).I

Hatáálgóó déyáago shikélchí t’óó tsxį́į́łgo bił ’ada’shéshiizhgo ńdaséłkad.

ceremony-1-go-Fut-GO 1-moccasin merelyhurry.GO 3-with 3-1-pierce-GO 3-1-sew-P
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Since I was going to a ceremony, I hurriedly pierced holes in my moccasins and sewed them.

hazhdééłbįįd

3DO-4-fill.something.up.with.it.P

hazhnííłchaad

3DO-4-card.it.(as.in.wool).P

Háísh tsinaa’eeł ’áyiilaa?

who-Q boat 3-3-make.P

Hosh doo jiyą́ą da.

cactus NEG 3-4-eat.DI NEG
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One doesn’t eat cactus.

jííłhį́į́’

3DO-4-melt.it.(snow).P

k’ad

Kingóó ’anááda’iisdee’.

town-to again-pl-3-go.R
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Everyone went to town again.

Ná’oolkiłí sits’ą́ą́’ tanáóó’nił lágo!

watch 1-away 3-1-take.apart.O don’t

Nichxǫ' doo ájíléeh da.

stop NEG 3-4-make.I NEG
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Stop, don’t do bad stuff!

Shi’dizhchį́į́ yęędą́ą́’ ’éí tsinaabąąs dahólǫ́ nt’éé.

1-pass-born.P past TOP wagon 3-with pl-3-drive.I pl-be.NI past
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Wagons were around during the time I was born.

Shilééch’ąą’í hats’ąą ńdóosht’į́į́ł laanaa nízin yę́ę bik’íníyá.

1-dog areal-away.from 1-hide.O wishful 3-want past 3-1-find.P
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My dog wanted to hide from me but I found him.

Shiye’ éí naaki béeso yideená chidí yésį́.

1-son TOP two money 3-exchange.for car 3-stand.SPN
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My son is standing, guarding the car for two dollars.

T’áá ká ’ooshháásh lágo.

neg 1-go.to.sleep.O LÁGO

T’iis Ts’ózídi shicheii bidááh níyá.

Crownpoint.at 1-grandfather 3-meet 1-walk.P
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I met my grandfather at Crownpoint.

Tł’éédą́á’ dibé ch’íníjéé’ yiists’ą́ą́’ ’áádóó t’óó ńléí tsé deez’áhí bizánághah góne’ ’ahosoolts’ą́ą́’.

last.night sheep out-3-run-Pl.P 3-sound.P and then merely there rock point 3-around areal-in out-are

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Last night the sheep got out of the corral and the sound they made disappeared around the point of the ridge.

Tł’éédą́ą́, yá’át’ééhgo iiłhaaz. Night.last good.GO 1-sleep.P

Night.last good.GO 1-sleep.P
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Last night, I slept really well

Tł’óodi didíłjeeh.

outside 3-2-start.fire.I

yiilyį́į́’

3DO-1dpl-melt.it.(snow).P

yiilzhóóh

3DO-1dpl-brush/comb.it.I

yiishjį́į́’

Perfective Mode: 1-become.black.P
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I became black, got sunburned

Yiską́ągo łį́į́’ ’ahaniniilkaad dooleeł.

tomorrow-GO horse 1dpl-round.up.P FUT
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We are going to round up the horses tomorrow.

Yooch’ííd wolyéii doo bił bééhózin da.

lie 3-be.called.NI NEG 3-with 3-about.be.known.CI NEG
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He is incapable of lying, he does not know what it means to lie.