Getting up


This lesson is meant to help you practice conversation you might use around children. It's a dialog about getting ready in the morning.

Dialog 1

Mn'ja'si! Amuj pa naji-sgu'lewin.

Get up! You have to go to school.


Me' getugsi.

I'm still sleepy.


Tetaqa'tega, jijuaqa messa'tut's 'gpas'm.

Hurry up, you'll miss your bus.


Me' Kevin nepat?

Is Kevin still sleeping?





Ge' nattugwa'l.

Go wake him up.


Gi's menja'sit?

Has he gotten up now?


Moqwa', me' mnaq tugwiegw.

He still hasn't woken up.