On Dec. 4 and Dec. 11 we will meet from 6:30-8:00.

Deg xiqi xinatr’iditlghusr [Conversational Deg Xinag]

Gan tr’idighine’ [Summary (What we said.)] 11/21/01 class

A\ixi antr’ixixidili’anh. [We learn with each other.]

Tr’ighedo’: Jim, Hannah, Xune/, Donna, Sam, Alice


Ade’. [Hello]

Ndadz dengit’a? [How are you?]

Ngidenax? [And you?]

Ndagh dhedo? [Where are you?] answer: “…dhisdo.”

Q’iydong ndagh ghingdo’? [Where were you yesterday?] “ …ghisdo’.”

Venhdida’ ndagh tedo\? [Where will you be tomorrow?]   “…tasdo\” [I will be in…]


Ni’egh ndadz dixet’a?[How’s the weather?]

Q'iydong ndadz dixighet'a'? [What was the weather yesterday?]

Dran ndadz dangit’an’? [What did you do today?] 

Ndadz ditet’e\. [What are you going to do tomorrow?] Find out the future form of the verb that you want.  …q’otasineyh [I’ll be working at ....]

Ngide chenh. [Your turn.]

Conversation between speakers: Hannah and Jim

Xidingi\qat. [Questions. (Ask it.)] These were answered.


You guys don’t forget.  

Vituxodal dhidlodi

Library [Book (out of it we read) place]

Gan tr’idighine’.

Summary [What we said. ]

Xina xatidlghisrdi

Meeting place [Where they talk.]

Xina xatidlghisrdi xits’in tasdo\.

I’ll go to the meeting tomorrow.

Venhdida’ q’agh ntasdo\.

I’ll come back tomorrow.

Q’odhisineyh dixiq’idz dist’anh? 

I was pretending to work.

Q’untogh ninot’uq.

The airplane came.

Dina xito’, ngogho xisrigizrdiddhinh.

Our father, we are thankful to you.


We are hungry.

Duxts’an’, he?

Are you guys hungry?

Chel qay yixidets’an’.

The boys are hungry.


I’m hungry.





It’s sunny.

It was sunny. [perfective marker = -gh-]

It will be sunny. [future marker = -t-]


You guys don’t forget.   [‘you guys’ marker = -ux-]

Yixudz ditr’atone\ .                               [Let’s all say it.]

Dina xito’ ngogho xisrigizrdiddhinh.

Our father we are thankful to you.

Xisrigizrdiddhinh didranh

Thankful day.


PHRASES we used this class:

Imk’i xe\edz.

Pretty near good.

Yoyan’ xelanh.

It’s clear.

Quth dingeloq, he’?

Do you have a cold?

Quth diselel ts’in’.

I don’t have a cold.

Couch q’idz didhist’anh.

I was just lying on the couch.


It’s cold.

Siyix q’o’isinek.

I’m working at home.

Computers yix q’otasineyh.

I ‘ll work with computers.

Xiday Beth?

Where’s Beth?



Ni’egh Gileg:

Weather Song:

Yoyan’ xelanh

It’s clear.

Getiy ezre.

It’s really cold.

Yith nistl’i.

There’s a little snow.

Xiyts’in’ nixinedhit.

Falltime has come.

A\ixi antr’ixixidili’anh. We learn with each other.

Dixudz inuxdatl. Gilixudz iy. Chenh ditr’al iy. Gil ixudz iy. Gil dodo iy.