Conversational Phrases

Part 2

Maskoke ‘Punvkv

Wvcenv ‘Punvkv

Nake?

What?

Heyv / ʻyv

This

Mv

That

Heyv naket owa / te?

What is this?

Mv naket owa / te?

What is that?

Kerrakot os./ Kerraks.

I don’t know.

Estimvn

Who?

Hehcvs!

Look!

Mimv / vsi

There

Heyvn estimvt owa / te?

Who’s this?

Mvn estimvt owa / te?

Who’s that?

Estvmin?/ Estvmimvn?

Where?

Hvtec cē!

Wait!

Hvtvm makvs!

Say it again!

Hvtvm

Again

Hvtvm yekcicēn ʻpunvyvs!

Say it again loudly!

Hvtvm cvyvyakusēn ʻpunvyvs!

Say it again quietly!

Hvtvm hvlvlatkēn ʻpunvyvs!

Say it again slower!

Vm onvyvs.

Tell me.

Naken estowetska?

What are you doing?

Naken estowiya?

What am I doing?

Naken estowa?

What is he / she doing?

Semvnole ʻpunvyvs!

Speak Seminole!

Wvcenv / English ʻpunvyvs!

Speak English!

Naken ceyaca?

What do you want?

Mv tē kos.

That’s it. (We’re finished.)

Mv tvlkus cē!

Thatʻs all!

 

Estofvn?

When?

Estowen?

Why?

Hvte naken estohwetska?

What did you just do?

Kērretskv?

Do you understand?

Kērratskv?

Do you all understand?

Estimvt (estiʻ) kērret owa?

Who knows this?

Kerraks!

I do not know!

Naket owat kowetska?

What do you think it is?

Heyvn (ʻyvn) tayēt owv?

Is this correct?

Tayēt owes.

It is correct.

Tayekot os.

It is not correct.

 

Em onvyvs!

Tell him / her!

Mv tat naket owisa?

What was it?

Estowen maketskē tē?

How do you say this?

Naken mahketska?

What did you say?

Naken mahka?

What did he / she say?

Hvse-vkērkv nvcowa?

What time is it?

Naken hēcetska?

What do you see?

Estimvt mēhca?

Who did it?

Mēhcis.

I did it.

Mēcakis.

I did not do it.

Mv este (miste) kērretska?

Do you know him / her?

Kērris.

I know him / her.

Kerrakot os.

I don’t know him / her.

Cukoce vyvhanis. (vyvhanʻt owis)

I’m going to the restroom.

Cukoce estvmin lika?

Where is the restroom?

Hoseletvn cvyacēt ont os.

I need to urinate.

Holvnetvn cvyacēt ont os.

I need to defecate.

Ra-vretvn ceyacv?

Do you need to go to the restroom?

Enkvpvkepiha?

May I leave?

Rvlvkarēs cē!

I will be right back.

Ceyopaklatkes!

You are late.

Cvyopaklatkes!

I am late.

Cehosekot!

Don’t forget it.

Pum mvhakv-cuko etohkvlketv respoyēt os.

Class is finished / completed.

Acēyepihv? / Acēyepihaks?

May I enter?

 


Lessons – Conversational Phrases Part 2