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’Ahbínídą́ą́’ hashbį’go baa nídiisdzá ’ákondi t’áadoo ’áłtso da.

morning-past 1-clear.I-GO 3-for 1-start.P however but not-yet all NEG

’Ak’ah ła’ dishhį́įhgo baa naashá.

lard some 3-1-melt.I 3-to 1-go.CI

’Anishkeed, t’áá ká nóólk’oł.

2-3-photograph.I neg 2-blink.O

’Ałk’idą́ą́’ shimá b na’nishkaadgo ’aghaa’ yisdizígíí dibé yázhí yichíihgo yizénéíłt’ih.

long ago 1-mother 3-with SUP-1-herd.I-GO wool 3-spin.P-ígíí lamb 3-birth.P-GO 3-neck-around-3-tie.P

'Ólta’góó dayínóhkááh.

school-toward pl-2dpl-go.pl.I

Beeldléí danołtsóós.

blanket pl-3-2dpl-bring.FFO.I

bik’ídadohdis

pl-3DO-2dpl-wrap.it.around.it.I

bik’ídazhdidis

pl-3DO-4dpl-wrap.it.around.it.I

bik’ídídis

3DO-2-wrap.it.around.it.I

Ch’óóshdą́ą́dą́ą́’ Bilagáanaa Bizaad doo diists’a’ da. K’ad ’éí t’áá shxǫǫ t’áá bee yáshti’.

formerly English neg 1-understand.I neg. Now TOP good.thing barely 3.with 1.speak-I

Da’ k’ad daats’í ch’iyáán ’áníléehgo n ’adazh’niiyą́ą́’?

Q now perhaps food 2-make.I-GO 2-for feast.happen

dadiilyį́į́h

pl-3DO-1dpl-melt.it.I

dadołhį́į́h

pl-3DO-2dpl-melt.it.I

dajiigish

pl-3DO-4dpl-make.one.cut.in.it.I

dajiłhį́į́h

pl-3DO-4dpl-melt.it.(snow).I

daohtł’ó

pl-3DO-2dpl-weave.it.I

daoohgish

pl-3DO-2dpl-make.one.cut.in.it.I

deiitł’ó

pl-3DO-1dpl-weave.it.I

deiłhį́į́h

pl-3DO-3dpl-melt.it.(snow).I

dideidiłjeeh

pl-3DO-3dpl-start.fire.I

didishjeeh

3DO-1-start.fire.I

didíłjeeh

3DO-2-start.fire.I

Díí tł’óół tsin bik’ídísdis.

this rope stick 3-on-3-1-wrap.I

Díkwíí jį́ nanilnish?

how.many-Q day 2-work.I

díníilkaad

3DO-1dpl-start.to.herd.them.(animals).I

haashgéésh

3DO-1-cut.it.out.I

hadaniilchaad

pl-3DO-1dpl-card.it.(as.in.wool).I

hadeiilgéésh

pl-3DO-1dpl-cut.it.out.I

hazhniłchaad

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

Hazhóʼí síní. Tʼáadoo naaní’dííldisí.

careful 2-sit.I NEG again-2-wander.Prog-í

Háadi lá łį́į́’ naakai?

where-at Q horse 3-walk.pl.I

Jáanísh naalnish?

John-Q 3-work.I

jidíníłkaad

3DO-4-start.to.herd.them.(animals).I

Kin Łánídi naashnish háálá ’áadi shaghan.

Flagstaff 1-work.I because there 1-live.NI

Na’nízhoozhídę́ę́’ shíká bił ’oolwoł.

Gallup 1-for 3-with 3-drive.I

Ne’eshłééh. T’áá ká nóólk’oł.

2-1-copy.I 2-blink.O
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I’m going to take your picture. Don’t blink!

nideiilyé

pl-3DO-1dpl-carry.a.ropelike.thing.around.I

nishóóh

3DO-2-brush/comb.it.I

niyą́

3DO-2-eat.it.I

niłhį́į́h

3DO-2-melt.it.(snow).I

Shá bíighah na’ashkǫ́ǫ́’go yiishjį́į́’ lá.

sun proportionate 1-swim.CI-GO 1-sun.burn.I DISC

Shidá'í, nilį́į́’ sha’níłteeh.

1-maternal.uncle 2-horse 1-to-3-2-lend.AnO.I
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My uncle, lend me your horse.

Shimá bighangóó shíni’ ńt’éé’ ch’ééh déago shhoogéé’.

1-mother 3-home-to 1-desire.to.go past in.vain 1-go.P-GO 1-with ho-become.lazy.X

Shí ’éí t’áá naanishdóó kingóó déyá.

I TOP just work-from town-to 1-go.I

Tó lą’ígo nidlą́ ’áko bee nitah yá’áh’hoot’ééh dooleeł.

water many 3-2-drink.DI so 3-with 2-among pl-3-good.NI future

Tsxį́įłgo łees’áán ’ánílééh; nimásání nihaa níyá!

quickly tortilla 2-make.I 2-mat.grandma 1.pl-to 3-came.P

Tł’óodi didíłjeeh.

outside 3-2-start.fire.I
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Build a fire outside. (YM 1987: 314)

woohgish

3DO-2dpl-make.one.cut.in.it.I

yiishjį́į́h

Imperfective Mode: 1-become.black.I
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I am becoming black, getting sunburned

yiłbéézh

3DO-3-boil.it.I