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===Basics=== ( Oceanian languages mixed )
 
===Basics=== ( Oceanian languages mixed )
; Hello. :  . (''Ififi'')
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; Hello. :  . (''Selamon alekom'')
; Hello. (''informal'') :  . (''Ikhiki'')
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; Hello. (''informal'') :  . (''Selamo'')
; How are you? :  ? (''Fee kolowokau ?'')
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; How are you? :  ? (''Ok do baer ?'')
; Fine, thank you. :  . (''Fek kuoka '')
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; Fine, thank you. :  . (''Zart, ne sabaere. '')
; What is your name? :  ? (''Kaah maaeli kafo ?'')
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; What is your name? :  ? (''Niegza ba euz?'')
; My name is ______ . :  ______ . (''Ho mala kafa kifu  _____ .'')
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; My name is ______ . :  ______ . (''Ne euzer ba _____ .'')
; Nice to meet you. :  . (''Ee fhaa totorup '')
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; Nice to meet you. :  . (''Ki zeed gu nearr. '')
; Please. :  . (''Saafa '')
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; Please. :  . (''Ludfon. '')
; Thank you. :  . (''Kii oosumu '')
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; Thank you. :  . (''Eep ploshti '')
; You're welcome. :  . (''Kahala meeki '')
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; You're welcome. :  . (''Gune salamom. '')
; Yes. :  . (''Heha'')
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; Yes. :  . (''Yos'')
; No. :  . (''Siho '')
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; No. :  . (''Nih '')
; Excuse me. (''getting attention'') :  . (''Mohoko sibika kah '')
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; Excuse me. (''getting attention'') :  . ('' Iur neodo '')
; Excuse me. (''begging pardon'') :  . (''Mohku sebbaka '')
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; Excuse me. (''begging pardon'') :  . (''Iur neodoi '')
; I'm sorry. :  . (''Keuhu bo kafoka '')
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; I'm sorry. :  . (''Iur neodoi '')
; Goodbye :  . (''Saukahaa '')
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; Goodbye :  . (''Baybay '')
; Goodbye (''informal'') :  . (''Sa hakha '')
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; Goodbye (''informal'') :  . (''Beybey '')
; I can't speak English. :  [ ]. (''Ofok okurah kahikalak Angliks.'')
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; I can't speak English. :  [ ]. (''Nect ooc mepeti Angluu.'')
; Do you speak English? :  ? (''Faak hau kofu kalak Angliks ?'')
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; Do you speak English? :  ? (''Teugun mept po Anglu?'')
;  Is there someone here who speaks English? : ? (''Meh kakalo foku kokifiraa kufakslaa dalo Anglisok?'')
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;  Is there someone here who speaks English? : ? (''Ka kaotupi te neise meptayna ni da Anglui?'')
; Help! :  ! (''Boksa !'')
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; Help! :  ! (''Amdat !'')
; Look out! :  ! (''Kiboo kukuh !'')
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; Look out! :  ! (''Bee riut !'')
; Good morning. :  . (''Kee sawaayanga '')
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; Good morning. :  . (''Iol lide'')
; Good evening. :  . (''Kee beanga '')
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Good afternoon: Iol tode
; Good night. :  . (''Kee praenga '')
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; Good evening. :  . (''Iol naede '')
; Good night (''to sleep'') :  . (''Kee preen samaa '')
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; Good night. :  . (''Iol itte '')
; I don't understand. :  . (''Kuuh kurah makika '')
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; Good night (''to sleep'') :  . (''Iol ittae'')
; Where is the toilet? :  ? (''Toowalata kaboka ?'')
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; I don't understand. :  . (''Ne koco ocetit '')
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; Where is the toilet? :  ? (''Bag tuvaleto ?'')
  
 
===Problems===
 
===Problems===
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===Numbers===
 
===Numbers===
  
½ - uwai
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½ - seta
  
0 - keafe
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0 - og
  
1 - hu
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1 - geh
  
2 - liwa
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2 - du
  
3 - nafo
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3 - soe
  
4 - afaki
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4 - kite
  
5 - bok
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5 - boka
  
6 - we
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6 - shes
  
7 - nih
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7 - kzais
  
8 - mulau
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8 - nap
  
9 - kekoa
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9 - zelats
  
10 - puan
+
10 - azr
  
11 - puanahu
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11 - azrogeh
  
12 - puanaliwa
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12 - azrodu
  
20 - liwapuani
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20 - deser
  
21 - liwapuanahu
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21 - deserogeh
  
22 - liwapuanaliwa
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22 - deserodu
  
30 - nafopuani
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30 - sohser
  
40 - afakipuani
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40 - kiter
  
50 - bokpuani
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50 - bokter
  
60 - wepuani
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60 - shater
  
70 - nihpuani
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70 - kzaser
  
80 - mulaupuani
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80 - naper
  
90 - kekoapuani
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90 - zelater
  
100 - sat
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100 - sif
  
200 - liwasat
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200 - dusfif
  
500 - boksat
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300 - sosfif
  
1000 - ginue
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400 - kitesif
  
2000 - liwaginue
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500 - bokasif
  
5000 - bokginue
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1000 - esor
  
10000 - puanginue
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2000 - duresor
  
1000000 - humiliwon
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3000 - soeresor
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4000 - kiteresor
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 +
5000 - bokaresor
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10000 - azoresor
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 +
50000 - bokteroresor
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1 million - geh miloyon
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1 billion - geh biloyon
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 +
1 trillion - geh toriloyon
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1 quadrillion - geh kohatoriloyon
  
 
===Time===
 
===Time===

Revision as of 11:53, 6 February 2010


Carolinian is the main language of the Northern Mariana Islands.

Contents

Pronunciation guide

Vowels

Consonants

Common diphthongs

Phrase list

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

Hello. 
. (Selamon alekom)
Hello. (informal
. (Selamo)
How are you? 
 ? (Ok do baer ?)
Fine, thank you. 
. (Zart, ne sabaere. )
What is your name? 
 ? (Niegza ba euz?)
My name is ______ . 
______ . (Ne euzer ba _____ .)
Nice to meet you. 
. (Ki zeed gu nearr. )
Please. 
. (Ludfon. )
Thank you. 
. (Eep ploshti )
You're welcome. 
. (Gune salamom. )
Yes. 
. (Yos)
No. 
. (Nih )
Excuse me. (getting attention
. ( Iur neodo )
Excuse me. (begging pardon
. (Iur neodoi )
I'm sorry. 
. (Iur neodoi )
Goodbye 
. (Baybay )
Goodbye (informal
. (Beybey )
I can't speak English. 
[ ]. (Nect ooc mepeti Angluu.)
Do you speak English? 
 ? (Teugun mept po Anglu?)
Is there someone here who speaks English? 
 ? (Ka kaotupi te neise meptayna ni da Anglui?)
Help! 
 ! (Amdat !)
Look out! 
 ! (Bee riut !)
Good morning. 
. (Iol lide)

Good afternoon: Iol tode

Good evening. 
. (Iol naede )
Good night. 
. (Iol itte )
Good night (to sleep
. (Iol ittae)
I don't understand. 
. (Ne koco ocetit )
Where is the toilet? 
 ? (Bag tuvaleto ?)

Problems

Numbers

½ - seta

0 - og

1 - geh

2 - du

3 - soe

4 - kite

5 - boka

6 - shes

7 - kzais

8 - nap

9 - zelats

10 - azr

11 - azrogeh

12 - azrodu

20 - deser

21 - deserogeh

22 - deserodu

30 - sohser

40 - kiter

50 - bokter

60 - shater

70 - kzaser

80 - naper

90 - zelater

100 - sif

200 - dusfif

300 - sosfif

400 - kitesif

500 - bokasif

1000 - esor

2000 - duresor

3000 - soeresor

4000 - kiteresor

5000 - bokaresor

10000 - azoresor

50000 - bokteroresor

1 million - geh miloyon

1 billion - geh biloyon

1 trillion - geh toriloyon

1 quadrillion - geh kohatoriloyon

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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