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

Root verb -oli-

ᎪᎵᎦ g-oli:-ga I understand it.

ᎰᎵᎦ h-ol'-ga you understand it.

ᎪᎵᎦ gol'-ga he/she/it understands it.

ᎢᏃᎵᎦ in-ol'-ga the two of us (including you) understand it.

ᏍᏙᎵᎦ sd-ol'-ga you two understand it.

ᎣᏍᏙᎵᎦ osd-ol'-ga the two of us (not including you) understand it.

ᎢᏙᎵᎦ id-ol'-ga we (including you) all understand it.

ᎣᏦᎵᎦ ots-ol'-ga we (not including you) all understand it.

ᎢᏦᎵᎦ its-ol'-ga you all understand it.

ᎠᏃᎵᎦ an-ol'-ga they understand it.


Practice Sentences

1. ᏣᎳᎩ ᎪᎵᎦ Tsalagi goli:ga.
I understand Cherokee.

2. ᏍᏙᎵᎦᏨ? Sdol'gatsu?
Do you two understand it?

3. ᎠᏍgᏩᏂ ᎪᎵᎦ Ꮎ ᎠᏫᎾ. Asgwani gol'ga na awina.
That teenage boy understands Spanish.

4. ᎨᏍᏗ ᏯᏃᎵᎦ ᎠᏂᏧᏣ. Gesdi yanolga anitsutsa.
The boys (they) don't understand.

5. ᏳᏁᎦ ᎢᏙᎵᎦ. Yuneg idolga.
We all understand English.


Vocabulary

ᎠᏫᎾ awina - a teenage boy
ᎠᏂᏧᏣ anitsutsa - boys
ᏳᏁᎦ yunega - English


Remote Past

ᎠᏉᎵᏨᎢ agw-ol'-tsv'i I understood it.

ᏦᎵᏨᎢ ts-ol'-tsv'i you understood it.

ᎤᏬᎵᏨᎢ uwol'-tsv'i he/she/it understood it.

ᎩᏃᎵᏨᎢ gin-ol'-tsv'i the two of us (including you) understood it.

ᏍᏙᎵᏨᎢ sd-ol'-tsv'i you two understood it.

ᎣᎩᏃᎵᏨᎢ ogin-ol'-tsv'i the two of us (not including you) understood it.

ᎢᎪᎵᏨᎢ ig-ol'-tsv'i we (including you) all understood it.

ᎣᎪᎵᏨᎢ og-ol'-tsv'i we (not including you) all understood it.

ᎢᏦᎵᏨᎢ its-ol'-tsv'i you all understood it.

ᎤᏃᎵᏨᎢ un-ol'-tsv'i they understood it.