Exclamations



agi:

ouch!

aju

ouch! (exclamation, said when you touch something cold or hot)

gwe:

well!; Hi!

Gwe: a:yeˀ sanǫhyagǫh!

Well, it looks like you're hurt!

hanyoˀ or hanyoˀhanyoˀ

come on! (encouragement)

haoˀ

o.k.; come on!

Haoˀ dahskro:wih dęˀ ni:ˀ (hoˀ dęˀ) nęga:gye:ˀ.

O.k., you tell me what to do!

hoh!

what the...?! (expression of surprise)

hoho:!

Aha! Uh-oh! Yes! (exclamation, said in anticipation of something bad or good; for example, someone's about to win at bingo, or have a fight)

hotgǫˀǫh

Say! Hey! Wow! What the...?! For Heaven's sake! (exclamation; said when something is out of the ordinary).

Trehs giˀ gęˀ.

My goodness!

Hotgǫˀǫh asyǫˀ!

For heaven's sake, you got here! What the... you made it!

Tsę:!

exclamation (of disgust)

Tsę: eˀneˀ satro:wi:.

You're talking about that again! (expression of disgust)

Waˀjihya:ˀ

wait a minute, a while; wait!



None: ExclamationsIntro (last edited 2013-06-02 13:29:47 by LanaWilliams)