Family Life phrases

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men father

ten mother

mun’u child
ten ’i’ qeq mother and baby

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men father

ten mother

qeq baby
men father
si’lu grandparent

ten mother
me’mun’u children

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nem’ tst netsuw’t-hwum’u thunu si’lu.
We are going to visit grandma.

sul’si’lu ’i’ tthu ’um’imuths
Grandparents and their grandchildren.

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’uy’uy’mut thun’ qe’is qeq.
Your new baby is beautiful.

le’lum’ut tst thu qe’is qeq.
We are looking at the new baby.

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xeem’ thu qeq.
The baby is crying.

’i tsun ’ulhtunstuhw tthu qeq.
I am feeding the baby.

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wulh hun’umut tthunu men!
My day is home!

’i hwmukwuthutul’ tthunu shhw’uw’we’li.
My parents are kissing.

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hat’qw’um’ tthu mentst.
Our dad is snoring.

’i xuxul’um’ tthu mun’us.
His son is writing.

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wulh kw’ilhum’ tthu tsi’tsut.
The father is bothered, annoyed.

qulhst-hwus tu mens kw’s tuteem’ thu mun’us.
Her father doesn’t like his daughter being on the phone.

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shahwukwutus tthu mun’us.
He’s bathing his son.

ni’ wulh’itut tthu mun’us.
The child is already sleeping.

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’uy’ slhap’!
Good soup!

qw’uqw’ulum’ ’u tthu smuyuth.
They are cooking the meat.

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ni’ wulh qw’ul tthu ma’uqw.
The chicken is cooked.

wulh xlhas tst tse’.
Time for us to eat

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’i’lhtun’ ’eelhtun.
They are eating.

’uy’stuhw tsun tthu kiks, si’lu.
I like the cake, Grandma.

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’iyus skweyul ’un’s shkwan!
Happy birthday to you!

yu’e’hwutus thu si’lus.
She giving something to her grandmother.

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tth’xwat tst tu snuhwulhtst.
We are washing our car.

tth’axwtus tthu shhwkw’tsastun’.
They are washing the window

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’i tst hwtth’axwil’s.
We are doing dishes.

qux tthu stth’xwulwutums.
She’s got a lot of laundry.

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’aa, tthunu lhxunuptun!
Oh, my floor!

tth’xwunup tst tse’.
We are washing the floor.

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They are painting.

’i tsun ’i’xwuthut.
We are vaccuuming.

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’i p’ep’utth’utus thu s’itth’ums.
She is sewing her dress.

q’eq’epshutus tthu mun’us.
She is tying her son’s shoes.

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lhem’ts’ul’s tst ’u tthu’a’lupuls.
We are picking apples.

ni’ wulh hwusaay’ tthu spunum’ tst.
Our plants are ready

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q’eptus tthu sts’a’ulha’.
Gather the leaves.

shasupul’ ’u tthu meqe’.
Shoveling the snow.

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hiiw’a’lum’ pipaal’
playing ball

ni’ wenshus tthu pal xwte’st-hwus ’u tu mens.
He’s throwing the ball to his father.

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sh’shkw’am’ ’eelhtun.
They are swimming.

q’iq’ut’a’st-hwus thu mun’us.
He swinging his daughter.

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yuspaay’sukul’ tthu stl’i’tl’qulh.
The child is riding the bike.

nem’ tst qiquxathut.
We are going skating.

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hw’iiw’tustus tthu mun’us.
He’s teaching his son.

thuy’uw’t-hwum’ tst ni’ ’u tthu thqet.
We are building a treehouse.

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’i tst xix’xlhem’ ’u tthu xalq’thut.
We are watching TV.

le’lum’utus tthu poukw.
They are reading a book.

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Hii’wa’lum’tul’ tthu mens ‘i’ tthu mun’us
The father and the son are playing

Kwukw’eel’ tthu mun’us si’q tthu shhw’a’mut.
The son is hiding under the bed.

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’unuhw, me’mun’u!
ni’ tseep wulh ququliilt tthu stl’upel’qun’!
Stop it, children!
You are ruining the pillows.

’i tst ’i’tut. qux tthu kwa’ulsun!
We are sleeping. There are a lot of stars.

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stl’i’s thu slhelhni’ kw’ pish.
The girl wants a cat.

stl’i’s tthu swuwi’qe’qllh kw’ sqwumey’.
The boy wants a dog.

’i t’it’ilum’ tthu sqw’ulesh.
The bird is singing.

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’i’mushst-hwus tthu sqwumey’s.
They are taking the dog for a walk.

shahwukw’utus tthu sqwumey’s.
They are giving their dog a bath.

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’i’u ch wulh kw’akw’i’,’u pishpish?
Are you hungry, kitty?

xulhus tthu sqwumey’.
The dog is eating.

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me’kwlhshun tthu sqwumey’.
The dog hurt his foot.

’uy’ sqwumey’. stsitsuw’et.
Good dog. Very smart.

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’a’ulhst-hwus tthu ’ew’kw’mun.
They are loading their stuff on the car.

nem’ tst ’um’shasum’.
We are going on a trip.

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nem’ tst ’u tthu ’itutew’t-hw.
We are going to a motel.

nem’ tst tse’ ’u kwthu ’ulhtunew’t-hw.
We are going to a restaurant.

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nem’ tst tl’tawun.
We are going to town.

’ilhe nem’ tl’ shhwimelu!
Let’s go to the store.

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qux tu silhe’s.
They have a lot of presents.

le’sh thun’ telu!
Put away your money.

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nilh tthunu xi’xlhum’ey’lhew’t-hw.
That’s the day care center.

nem’ tsun skwoul.
I’m going to school.

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nem’ tst ’u kwthu t’i’wi’ulhew’t-hw.
We are going to church.

’ilhe nem’ lemut kwthu tul’tuluw’ stleluqum!
We are going to look at the wild animals.

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’i hwuq’aq’i’ tthu stl’i’tl’qulh.
The child has become sick.

lhelhuw’un’uq tthu taktur.
The doctor is examining her.

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nan ’uw’ quliima’
very dirty

’aa, ni’ yakw’um!
Oh, it broke!

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ni’ tsun sii’si’ ’u tthu shwuhwa’us.
I’m afraid of the thunder.

’uy’uy’mut sp’e’luq’um’.
beautiful flowers

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taking pictures

’uy’uy’mut tthu shxatth’ustun tst!
Our picture is beautiful.