5 th Week Exam! Udohiyu idaliheliga! You all and I are soo happy/thankful! 1. Nouns: Memorize all nouns to date. bean bread cake pie
Memorize All Nouns Nouns are the easiest aspect of Cherokee language. bean breadtuya disuyi gadu piegelisgi cakegadu uganasda/uganasda gadu breadgadu
Verb Word Sentences Understand Pronoun + Present Verb Stem as present time reference verb word sentence. Take a minute and write these sentences. I am thirsty. I am hungry. I am drinking. I am eating it [solid]. Answers on next slide.
Verb Word Sentences Understand Pronoun + Present Verb Stem as present time reference verb word sentence. I am thirsty.Agtadegia. I am hungry.Agiyosiha. I am drinking.Gaditasga. I am eating it [solid].Tsigia.
Sets of 10 Pronouns I am thirsty.She is thirsty. Agtadegia.Utadegia. Variant agi- ~ u- Consonant Stem I am hungry.He is hungry. Agiyosiha.Uyosiha. agi- ~ u- Consonant Stem. Take a minute and write out the 2 nd Person Singular as a Yes/No Question.
Sets of 10 Pronouns 2 nd Person Singular as a Yes/No Question. Tsatadegiatsu?Are you thirsty? Agtadegia.Utadegia. Tsayosihatsu?Are you hungry? Agiyosiha.Uyosiha. Take a minute and write out the 3 rd Person Plural forms.
Sets of 10 Pronouns 3 rd Person Plural forms Agidoda nole agitsi unitadegia. Agtadegia.Utadegia. Diniyohli uniyosiha. Do iyusdi unaduliha? Agiyosiha.Uyosiha.
Sets of 10 Pronouns I am drinking.He is drinking. Gaditasga.Aditasga. g- ~ a- a-Stem I am eating it [solid].She is eating it [solid]. Tsigia.Agia. tsi- ~ a- Consonant Stem Take a minute and write out the 2 nd Person Singular as a Yes/No question.
Sets of 10 Pronouns Haditasgatsu?Are you drinking? Gaditasga.Aditasga. g- ~ a- a-Stem Higiatsu?Are you eating it [solid]? Tsigia.Agia. tsi- ~ a- Consonant Stem Take a minute and write out the 2 nd Person Singular as a 'what' Information Question.
Sets of 10 Pronouns Do iyusdi haditasga?What are you drinking? Gaditasga.Aditasga. g- ~ a- a-Stem Do iyusdi higia?What [solid] are you eating? Tsigia.Agia. tsi- ~ a- Consonant Stem Take a minute and write out the 2 nd Person Singular as an Information Question.
Nihi nigada nogwo. Take 3 minutes and write out many 3 rd Person Plural Yes/No Questions and 'what' Information Questions with -aditasga 'drinking Present' and -gia 'eating it [solid] Present. (hint: Anaditasga. and Danigia.) Keep count of number of sentences and compare counts. The last winners can share with the class.
Sets of 10 Pronuons Agw- Set Agwaduliha. Tsaduliha. Uduliha. Oginaduliha. Ogaduliha. Ginaduliha. Igaduliha. Sdaduliha. Itsaduliha. Unaduliha.
Sets of 10 Pronuons Agi- Set Agtadegia. Tsatadegia. Utadegia. Oginitadegia. Ogitadegia. Ginitadegia. Igitadegia. Sditadegia. Itsitadegia. Unitadegia.
Sets of 10 Pronuons G- Set Gaditasga. Haditasga. Aditasga. Osdaditasga. Otsaditasga. Inaditasga. Idaditasga. Sdaditasga Itsaditasga. Anaditasga.
Sets of 10 Pronuons Tsi- Set Tsigia. Higia. Agia. Dosdigia. Dotsigia. Dénigia. Dédigia. (De)sdigia. (Plural often dropped.) Détsigia. Danigia.
Question – Answer Pairs Sditadegiatsu? Are you two thirsty? Speaker is not asking about herself. She is asking about you and another. Vv. Oginitadegia. Yes. He and I are thirsty. Hadi. Gesdi yoginitadegia. No. He and I are not thirsty.
Question – Answer Pairs Itsiyosihatsu? Are you all hungry? Speaker is not asking about himself. He is asking about you and others. Vv, dogiyosiha! Yeah, they and I are hungry! Hadi, gesdi yidogiyosiha. No, they and I are not hungry.
Question – Answer Pairs Svgtatsu itsigia? Are you all eating apples? Speaker is not asking about himself. He is asking about you and others. Vv, svgta dotsigia. Yes, they and I are eating apples.
Question – Answer Pairs Do iyusdi sdaditasga? What are you two drinking? Speaker is not asking about herself. She is asking about you and another. Unvdi osdaditasga. He and I are drinking milk.
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