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===Numbers===
 
===Numbers===
  
½ - giiwe
+
½ - uwai
  
0 - oola
+
0 - keafe
  
1 - iila
+
1 - hu
  
2 - et
+
2 - liwa
  
3 - uumi
+
3 - nafo
  
4 - mik
+
4 - afaki
  
 
5 - bok
 
5 - bok
  
6 - wu
+
6 - we
  
7 - wuiili
+
7 - nih
  
8 - wuet
+
8 - mulau
  
9 - wuuma
+
9 - kekoa
  
10 - wumike
+
10 - puan
  
11 - wumikehiiila
+
11 - puanahu
  
13 - wumikehiuumi
+
12 - puanaliwa
  
14 - wumikehimik
+
20 - liwapuani
  
16 - wumikehiwu
+
21 - liwapuanahu
+
19 - wumikehiwuuma
+
  
20 - etwakae
+
22 - liwapuanaliwa
  
28 - etwakaehiwuet
+
30 - nafopuani
  
30 - etwakaehi wumike
+
40 - afakipuani
  
40 - etwakaehi etwakae
+
50 - bokpuani
  
50 - ubokee
+
60 - wepuani
  
60 - ubokeehi wumike
+
70 - nihpuani
  
70 - ubokeehi etwakae
+
80 - mulaupuani
  
80 - miwukeehi
+
90 - kekoapuani
  
90 - wuumaaowumike
+
100 - sat
  
100 - jawi
+
200 - liwasat
  
500 - bokojawi
+
500 - boksat
  
600 - wuojawi
+
1000 - ginue
  
1000 - yeeku
+
2000 - liwaginue
  
8000 - wuetoyeeku
+
5000 - bokginue
  
10000 - wumikeyeeku
+
10000 - puanginue
  
1000000 - iina iimilwon
+
1000000 - humiliwon
  
 
===Time===
 
===Time===

Revision as of 17:02, 9 November 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. 
. (Keuhu bo kafoka )
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

½ - uwai

0 - keafe

1 - hu

2 - liwa

3 - nafo

4 - afaki

5 - bok

6 - we

7 - nih

8 - mulau

9 - kekoa

10 - puan

11 - puanahu

12 - puanaliwa

20 - liwapuani

21 - liwapuanahu

22 - liwapuanaliwa

30 - nafopuani

40 - afakipuani

50 - bokpuani

60 - wepuani

70 - nihpuani

80 - mulaupuani

90 - kekoapuani

100 - sat

200 - liwasat

500 - boksat

1000 - ginue

2000 - liwaginue

5000 - bokginue

10000 - puanginue

1000000 - humiliwon

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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