The "A" class verb 'be happy'
Root verb -aliheli-
ᎦᎵᎡᎵᎦ - ga-lie:li-ga - I am happy.
ᎭᎵᎮᎵᎦ - h-aliheli-ga- you are happy.
ᎠᎵᎮᎵᎦ - aliheli-ga- he/she/it is happy.
ᎢᎾᎵᎮᎵᎦ - in-aliheli-ga - the two of us (including you) are happy.
ᏍᏓᎵᎮᎵᎦ - sd-aliheli-ga - you two are happy.
ᎣᏍᏓᎵᎮᎵᎦ - osd-aliheli-ga - the two of us (not including you) are happy.
ᎢᏓᎵᎮᎵᎦ - id-aliheli-ga - we (including you) are all happy.
ᎣᏣᎵᎮᎵᎦ - ots-aliheli-ga - we (not including you) are all happy.
ᎢᏣᎵᎮᎵᎦ - its-aliheli-ga - you are all happy.
ᎠᎾᎵᎮᎵᎦ - an-aliheli-ga - they are happy.
ᎦᎵᎡᎵᎪᎢ - g-alieli-goi - I'm happy (habitually, usually, always)
ᎭᎵᎮᎵᎪᎢ - h-aliheli-goi - you're happy (habitually)
ᎠᎵᎮᎵᎪᎢ - aliheli-goi - he/she is happy (habitually)
ᎢᎾᎵᎮᎵᎪᎢ - in-aliheli-goi - You and I are happy (habitually)
ᏍᏓᎵᎮᎵᎪᎢ - sd-aliheli-goi - You two are happy (habitually)
ᎣᏍᏓᎵᎮᎵᎪᎢ - osd-aliheli-goi - She/He and I are happy (habitually)
ᎢᏓᎵᎮᎵᎪᎢ - id-aliheli-goi - we are happy (habitually)
ᎣᏣᎵᎮᎵᎪᎢ - ots-aliheli-goi - we (excluding you) are happy (habitually)
ᎢᏣᎵᎮᎵᎪᎢ - its-aliheli-goi - You all are happy (habitually)
ᎠᎾᎵᎮᎵᎪᎢ - an-alieheli-goi - They are happy (habitually)
1. ᎦᎵᎡᎵᎦ Ꭺ ᎢᎦ. - Galie:liga go iga.
I am happy today.
2. ᏍᏓᎵᎮᎵᎦᏍᎪ? - Sdaliheligasgo?
Are you two happy?
3. ᎠᎵᎮᎵᎦ Ꮎ ᎠᏔ. - Aliheliga na ata.
That teenage girl is happy.
4. ᎠᎾᎵᎮᎵᎦ ᏍᎩᎾ ᏂᏧᏣ. - Analiheliga anitsutsa.
Those boys (they) are happy.
5. ᏃᏉ ᎢᏓᎵᎮᎵᎦ. - Nogwo idaliheliga.
We are all happy now.
6. ᎾᏍᎩ ᎠᏧᏣ ᏂᎪᎯᎸ ᎠᎵᎮᎵᎪᎢ - Nasgi atsuts nigohilv aliheligoi
That boy is always happy
ᎪᎯ ᎢᎦ - go(hi) iga - today
ᎠᏔ - ata - a teenage girl
ᎠᏂᏧᏣ - anitsutsa - boys
ᏃᏉ - nogwo (nogwu) - now
ᏂᎪᎯᎸ - nigohilv - always
ᎠᏆᎵᎮᎵᏨᎢ - agw-aliheli-tsv'i - I was happy.
ᏣᎵᎮᎵᏨᎢ - ts-aliheli-tsv'i - you were happy.
ᎤᎵᎮᎵᏨᎢ - uliheli-tsv'i - he/she/it was happy.
ᎩᎾᎵᎮᎵᏨᎢ - gin-aliheli-tsv'i - the two of us (including you) were happy.
ᏍᏓᎵᎮᎵᏨᎢ - sd-aliheli-tsv'i - you two are happy.
ᎣᎩᎾᎵᎮᎵᏨᎢ - ogin-aliheli-tsv'i - the two of us (not including you) were happy.
ᎢᎦᎵᎮᎵᏨᎢ - ig-aliheli-tsv'i - we (including you) were all happy.
ᎣᎦᎵᎮᎵᏨᎢ - og-aliheli-tsv'i - we (not including you) were all happy.
ᎢᏣᎵᎮᎵᏨᎢ - its-aliheli-tsv'i - you were all happy.
ᎤᎾᎵᎮᎵᏨᎢ - un-aliheli-tsv'i - they were happy.
ᎭᎵᎮᎵᎩ - h-aliheli-gi - be happy!
ᏍᏓᎵᎮᎵᎩ - sd-aliheli-gi - You two be happy!
ᎢᏣᎵᎮᎵᎩ - its-aliheli-gi - All of you be happy!
ᎢᏓᎵhᎵᎩ - id-aliheli-gi - Let's all be happy!
Note: The Cherokee Imperative can appear with any of the bound pronouns.
ᎠᏆᎵᎮᎵᏍᏗ - agw-aliheli-sdi - for me to be happy
ᏣᎵᎮᎵᏍᏗ - ts-aliheli-sdi - for you to be happy
ᎤᎵᎮᎵᏍᏗ - u-liheli-sdi - for him to be happy
ᎩᎾᎵᎮᎵᏍᏗ - gin-aliheli-sdi - for you and me to be happy
ᏍᏓᎵᎮᎵᏍᏗ - sd-aliheli-sdi - for you two to be happy
ᎣᎩᎾᎵᎮᎵᏍᏗ - ogin-aliheli-sdi - for her/him and me to be happy
ᎢᎦᎵᎮᎵᏍᏗ - ig-aliheli-sdi - for all of us to be happy
ᎣᎦᎵᎮᎵᏍᏗ - og-aliheli-sdi - for us (excluding you) to be happy
ᎢᏣᎵᎮᎵᏍᏗ - its-aliheli-sdi - for all of you to be happy
ᎤᎾᎵᎮᎵᏍᏗ - un-aliheli-sdi - for them to be happy