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½ - helfa
 
½ - helfa
 +
 
0 - ziroo
 
0 - ziroo
 +
 
1 - waang
 
1 - waang
 +
 
2 - tuung
 
2 - tuung
 +
 
3 - treng
 
3 - treng
 +
 
4 - foura
 
4 - foura
 +
 
5 - fihung
 
5 - fihung
 +
 
6 - sehoa
 
6 - sehoa
 +
 
7 - sawaeng
 
7 - sawaeng
 +
 
8 - sawaeng waang
 
8 - sawaeng waang
 +
 
9 - sawaeng tuung
 
9 - sawaeng tuung
 +
 
10 - deen
 
10 - deen
 +
 
11 - deenawan
 
11 - deenawan
 +
 
12 - deenatua
 
12 - deenatua
 +
 
13 - deenatra
 
13 - deenatra
 +
 
14 - deenafo
 
14 - deenafo
 +
 
15 - deenafih
 
15 - deenafih
 +
 
16 - deenase
 
16 - deenase
 +
 
17 - deenasawaeng
 
17 - deenasawaeng
 +
 
18 - deenasawaeng waanga
 
18 - deenasawaeng waanga
 +
 
19 - deenasawaeng tuunga
 
19 - deenasawaeng tuunga
 +
 
20 - tuatah
 
20 - tuatah
 +
 
21 - tuatawan
 
21 - tuatawan
 +
 
22 - tuatatua
 
22 - tuatatua
 
23 - tuatatra
 
23 - tuatatra
 +
 
24 - tuatafo
 
24 - tuatafo
 +
 
25 - tuatafih
 
25 - tuatafih
 +
 
30 - trefeh
 
30 - trefeh
 +
 
31 - trefewan
 
31 - trefewan
 +
 
32 - trefetua
 
32 - trefetua
 +
 
33 - trefetra
 
33 - trefetra
 +
 
34 - trefetafo
 
34 - trefetafo
 +
 
35 - trefetafih
 
35 - trefetafih
 +
 
40 - fokhaf
 
40 - fokhaf
 +
 
41 - fokhawan
 
41 - fokhawan
 +
 
42 - fokhatua
 
42 - fokhatua
 +
 
43 - fokhatra
 
43 - fokhatra
 +
 
44 - fokhafo
 
44 - fokhafo
 +
 
45 - fokhafih
 
45 - fokhafih
 +
 
50 - fikheen
 
50 - fikheen
 +
 
51 - fikhuwan
 
51 - fikhuwan
 +
 
52 - fikhutua
 
52 - fikhutua
 +
 
53 - fikhutra
 
53 - fikhutra
 +
 
54 - fikhufo
 
54 - fikhufo
 +
 
55 - fikhufih
 
55 - fikhufih
 +
 
60 - sedahe
 
60 - sedahe
 +
 
61 - sedawan
 
61 - sedawan
 +
 
62 - sedatua
 
62 - sedatua
 +
 
63 - sedatra
 
63 - sedatra
 +
 
64 - sedafo
 
64 - sedafo
 +
 
65 - sedafih
 
65 - sedafih
 +
 
70 - sawaenafaaoh
 
70 - sawaenafaaoh
 +
 
71 - sawaenafaawan
 
71 - sawaenafaawan
 +
 
72 - sawaenafaatua
 
72 - sawaenafaatua
 +
 
80 - sawaenawaang edeeng
 
80 - sawaenawaang edeeng
 +
 
81 - sawaenawaang edeenwan
 
81 - sawaenawaang edeenwan
 +
 
90 - sawaenatuung etheng
 
90 - sawaenatuung etheng
 +
 
91 - sawaenatuung ethenwan
 
91 - sawaenatuung ethenwan
 +
 
100 - stalu
 
100 - stalu
 +
 
200 - tungkhalo
 
200 - tungkhalo
 +
 
300 - trengstalu
 
300 - trengstalu
 +
 
400 - fostalaa
 
400 - fostalaa
 +
 
500 - fihengastala
 
500 - fihengastala
 +
 
600 - sehoastalu
 
600 - sehoastalu
 +
 
700 - sawaengastalu
 
700 - sawaengastalu
 +
 
800 - sawaeng waangastalu
 
800 - sawaeng waangastalu
 +
 
900 - sawaeng tuungastalu
 
900 - sawaeng tuungastalu
 +
 
1000 - tanusoh
 
1000 - tanusoh
 +
 
2000 - tuung tanusoh
 
2000 - tuung tanusoh
 +
 
10000 - deen tanusoh
 
10000 - deen tanusoh
 +
 
1000000 - waang milyonnag
 
1000000 - waang milyonnag
  

Revision as of 16:05, 19 September 2009


Carolinian is the main language of the Northern Mariana Islands.

Contents

Pronunciation guide

Vowels

Consonants

Common diphthongs

Phrase list

===Basics=== ( Oceanian languages mixed )

Hello. 
. (Ififi)
Hello. (informal
. (Ikhiki)
How are you? 
 ? (Fee kolowokau ?)
Fine, thank you. 
. (Fek kuoka )
What is your name? 
 ? (Kaah maaeli kafo ?)
My name is ______ . 
______ . (Ho mala kafa kifu _____ .)
Nice to meet you. 
. (Ee fhaa totorup )
Please. 
. (Saafa )
Thank you. 
. (Kii oosumu )
You're welcome. 
. (Kahala meeki )
Yes. 
. (Heha)
No. 
. (Siho )
Excuse me. (getting attention
. (Mohoko sibika kah )
Excuse me. (begging pardon
. (Mohku sebbaka )
I'm sorry. 
. ( )
Goodbye 
. (Saukahaa )
Goodbye (informal
. (Sa hakha )
I can't speak English. 
[ ]. (Ofok okurah kahikalak Angliks.)
Do you speak English? 
 ? (Faak hau kofu kalak Angliks ?)
Is there someone here who speaks English? 
 ? (Meh kakalo foku kokifiraa kufakslaa dalo Anglisok?)
Help! 
 ! (Boksa !)
Look out! 
 ! (Kiboo kukuh !)
Good morning. 
. (Kee sawaayanga )
Good evening. 
. (Kee beanga )
Good night. 
. (Kee praenga )
Good night (to sleep
. (Kee preen samaa )
I don't understand. 
. (Kuuh kurah makika )
Where is the toilet? 
 ? (Toowalata kaboka ?)

Problems

Numbers

System in mixed English and Tok Pisin.

Number's

½ - helfa

0 - ziroo

1 - waang

2 - tuung

3 - treng

4 - foura

5 - fihung

6 - sehoa

7 - sawaeng

8 - sawaeng waang

9 - sawaeng tuung

10 - deen

11 - deenawan

12 - deenatua

13 - deenatra

14 - deenafo

15 - deenafih

16 - deenase

17 - deenasawaeng

18 - deenasawaeng waanga

19 - deenasawaeng tuunga

20 - tuatah

21 - tuatawan

22 - tuatatua 23 - tuatatra

24 - tuatafo

25 - tuatafih

30 - trefeh

31 - trefewan

32 - trefetua

33 - trefetra

34 - trefetafo

35 - trefetafih

40 - fokhaf

41 - fokhawan

42 - fokhatua

43 - fokhatra

44 - fokhafo

45 - fokhafih

50 - fikheen

51 - fikhuwan

52 - fikhutua

53 - fikhutra

54 - fikhufo

55 - fikhufih

60 - sedahe

61 - sedawan

62 - sedatua

63 - sedatra

64 - sedafo

65 - sedafih

70 - sawaenafaaoh

71 - sawaenafaawan

72 - sawaenafaatua

80 - sawaenawaang edeeng

81 - sawaenawaang edeenwan

90 - sawaenatuung etheng

91 - sawaenatuung ethenwan

100 - stalu

200 - tungkhalo

300 - trengstalu

400 - fostalaa

500 - fihengastala

600 - sehoastalu

700 - sawaengastalu

800 - sawaeng waangastalu

900 - sawaeng tuungastalu

1000 - tanusoh

2000 - tuung tanusoh

10000 - deen tanusoh

1000000 - waang milyonnag

Time

Clock time

Duration

Days

Months

Writing time and date

Colors

Transportation

Bus and train

Directions

Taxi

Lodging

Money

Eating

Bars

Shopping

Driving

Authority

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