Practicing language at home

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ha’kwush tthun’ sqwal kwun’s ’a’mut
Using you language at home

173. ha’ ch nuw’ ’a’mut ’i’ tatul’ut ch tthun’ hul’q’umi’num’.
When you are home, use your Hul’q’umi’num’.

174. lumstuhw ch tthun’ ts’lhhwulmuhw ’u tthun’ syaays.
Show your work to your family.

175. ha’kwush ch tthun’ hul’q’umi’num’ ’u kwthun’ s’a’luqw’a’.
Try using your Hul’q’umi’num’ with your younger siblings.

176. ha’ ch lumnuhw lhun’ si’lu ’i’ hul’q’umi’num’stuhw ch.
If you see your grandmother, speak Hul’q’umi’num’ to her.

177. yath ch ’uw’ t’uta’thut kwun’s ha’kwush tthun’ hul’q’umi’num’ sqwal.
Always try to use your Hul’q’umi’num’ whenever possible.

178. ha’ ch tse’ yath ’uw’ ha’kwush tthun’ sqwal ’i’ ni’ ch tse’ ’uw’ hwu sthuthi’.
The more you use it, the easier it will become. If you always use your language, you will get okay with it.

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