The "A" class verb 'tell it' in present tense.

Root verb -nohe-

ᏥᏃᎮᎭ - tsi-nohe-ha I am telling it.

ᎯᏃᎮᎭ - hi-nohe-ha you are telling it.

ᎧᏃᎮᎭ - ka-nohe-ha he/she/it is telling it.

ᎢᏂᏃᎮᎭ - ini-nohe-ha the two of us (including you) are telling it.

ᏍᏗᏃᎮᎭ - sdi-nohe-ha you two are telling it.

ᎣᏍᏗᏃᎮᎭ - osdi-nohe-ha the two of us (not including you) are telling it.

ᎢᏗᏃᎮᎭ - idi-nohe-ha we (including you) are all telling it.

ᎣᏥᏃᎮᎭ - otsi-nohe-ha we (not including you) are all telling it.

ᎢᏥᏃᎮᎭ - itsi-nohe-ha you are all telling it.

ᎠᏂᏃᎮᎭ - ani-nohe-ha they are telling it.

Complexed & Passive Bound Pronouns

ᎥᎩᏃᎮᎭ - vgi-nohe-ha I am being told.

ᎡᏣᏃᎮᎭ - etsa-nohe-ha you are being told.

ᎨᏥᏃᎮᎭ - getsi-nohe-ha they are being told.

ᎬᏃᎮᎭ - gv-nohe-ha I am telling you.

ᏍᏛᏃᎮᎭ - sdv-nohe-ha I am telling you two.

ᎢᏨᏃᎮᎭ - itsv-nohe-ha I am telling you all.

ᎦᏥᏃᎮᎭ - gatsi-nohe-ha I am telling them.

ᏍᎩᏃᎮᎭ - sgi-nohe-ha You (sg) are telling me.

ᏍᎩᎾᏃᎮᎭ - sgina-nohe-ha you two are telling me.

ᎢᏍᎩᏃᎮᎭ - isgi-nohe-ha you are telling us all.

ᎦᎯᏃᎮᎭ - gahi-nohe-ha you are telling them (animate).

I -> you

you -> me


Habitual

ᏥᏃᎮᏍᎪᎢ - tsi-nohesg-o'i I tell it.

ᎯᏃᎮᏍᎪᎢ - hi-nohesg-o'i you tell it.

ᎧᏃᎮᏍᎪᎢ - ka-nohesg-o'i he/she/it tells it.

ᎢᏂᏃᎮᏍᎪᎢ - ini-nohesg-o'i the two of us (including you) tell it.

ᏍᏗᏃᎮᏍᎪᎢ - sdi-nohesg-o'i you two tell it.

ᎣᏍᏗᏃᎮᏍᎪᎢ - osdi-nohesg-o'i the two of us (not including you) tell it.

ᎢᏗᏃᎮᏍᎪᎢ - idi-nohesg-o'i we (including you) all tell it.

ᎣᏥᏃᎮᏍᎪᎢ - otsi-nohesg-o'i we (not including you) all tell it.

ᎢᏥᏃᎮᏍᎪᎢ - itsi-nohesg-o'i you all tell it.

ᎠᏂᏃᎮᏍᎪᎢ - ani-nohesg-o'i they tell it.


Practice Sentences

1. utsi kanohelvsgi kanohesgo'i tsugitsvnvla usv'i.
His mother tells him a story every night.

2. do yusdi hinoheha?
What are you telling her?

3. agehutsasgo ugatidisdi kanoheha?.
Is he telling the girl to wait for him?

4. gohusdi tsanohedi uduliha.
He wants to tell you something.

5. go gadvne gatsinoheha.
I am telling them what I am doing.

6. kanohelvsgi isginoheha.
You are telling us a story.


Vocabulary

utsi - his mother
kanohelvsgi - a story
tsugitsvnvla usvi - every night
u(ga)tidisdi - her/him - to wait for him/her/it
tsugitsvnvda - everyday
tsanohedi - he to tell you


Remote Past

ᎠᎩᏃᎮᎸᎢ - agi-nohe-lv'i I told it.

ᏣᏃᎮᎸᎢ - tsa-nohe-lv'i you told it.

ᎤᏃᎮᎸᎢ - u-nohe-lv'i he/she/it told it.

ᎩᏂᏃᎮᎸᎢ - gini-nohe-lv'i the two of us (including you) told it.

ᏍᏗᏃᎮᎸᎢ - sdi-nohe-lv'i you two told it.

ᎣᎩᏂᏃᎮᎸᎢ - ogini-nohe-lv'i the two of us (not including you) told it.

ᎢᎩᏃᎮᎸᎢ - igi-nohe-lv'i we (including you) all told it.

ᎣᎩᏃᎮᎸᎢ - ogi-nohe-lv'i we (not including you) all told it.

ᎢᏥᏃᎮᎸᎢ - itsi-nohe-lv'i you all told it.

ᎤᏂᏃᎮᎸᎢ - uni-nohe-lv'i they told it.

Complexed Bound Pronouns

ᎬᏃᎮᎸᎢ - gv-nohe-lv'i I told you.

ᏍᏛᏃᎮᎸᎢ - sdv-nohe-lv'i I told you two.

ᎢᏨᏃᎮᎸᎢ - itsv-nohe-lv'i I told you all.

ᎦᏥᏃᎮᎸᎢ - gatsi-nohe-lv'i I told them.

ᏍᎩᏃᎮᎸᎢ - sgi-nohe-lv'i You (sg) told me.

ᏍᎩᎾᏃᎮᎸᎢ - sgina-nohe-lv'i you two told me.

ᎢᏍᎩᏃᎮᎸᎢ - isgi-nohe-lv'i you told us all.

ᎦᎯᏃᎮᎸᎢ - gahi-nohe-lv'i you told them (animate).


Imperative

ᎯᏃᎲᎳ! hinohvla! - [you] Tell it!
ᏍᏗᏃᎲᎳ! sdinohvla! - [you two] Tell it!
ᎢᏥᏃᎲᎳ itsinohvla! - [you all] Tell it!
ᎩᏂᏃᎲᎳ! gininohvla! - Let's [you and I] tell it!

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