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The Carolinas are the best islands for the person who loves to snorkel, swim, and just enjoy the sun. If the Carolinas were a sandwhich they would be a peanut butter and jelly sandwhich because every one loves them. The only problem the Carolinas have is that they have the highest percentage of AIDs per square mile. The first President of The Carolinas was Ian Pruitt, who created a great amount of change and was known to some as a reformer, but others thought he was a douche. In 1957 he was killed by a submarine who mistook his fatness for a Russian Aircraft carrier. Currently the Carolinas or the Linas as the locals call them, has no government. The only
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political structure that remotely resembles a form of government is the Grand Council of Fishery, which makes important decisions like how much tuna can be fished and whether Nessie, the mythical lockness monster should continued to be granted amnisty. I suggest you go to the Carolina's because if you don't, you will most likely die someday and in your final moments you will wonder what the beaches of Carolina look like, then you will die very painfully.ALONE.
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'''Carolinian''' is the main language of the [[Northern Mariana Islands]].
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==Pronunciation guide==
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===Vowels===
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===Consonants===
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===Common diphthongs===
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==Phrase list==
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===Basics=== ( Oceanian languages mixed )
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; Hello. . (''Ififi'')
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; Hello. (''informal'') :  . (''Ikhiki'')
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; How are you? :  ? (''Fee kolowokau ?'')
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; Fine, thank you. :  . (''Fek kuoka '')
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; What is your name? : ? (''Kaah maaeli kafo ?'')
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; My name is ______ . :  ______ . (''Ho mala kafa kifu  _____ .'')
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; Nice to meet you. :  . (''Ee fhaa totorup '')
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; Please. :  . (''Saafa '')
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; Thank you. :  . (''Kii oosumu '')
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; You're welcome. :  . (''Kahala meeki '')
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; Yes. :  . (''Heha'')
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; No. :  . (''Siho '')
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; Excuse me. (''getting attention'') :  . (''Mohoko sibika kah '')
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; Excuse me. (''begging pardon'') :  . (''Mohku sebbaka '')
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; I'm sorry. :  . (''Keuhu bo kafoka '')
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; Goodbye :  . (''Saukahaa '')
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; Goodbye (''informal'') :  . (''Sa hakha '')
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; I can't speak English. :  [ ]. (''Ofok okurah kahikalak Angliks.'')
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; Do you speak English? :  ? (''Faak hau kofu kalak Angliks ?'')
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;  Is there someone here who speaks English? : ? (''Meh kakalo foku kokifiraa kufakslaa dalo Anglisok?'')
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; Help! :  ! (''Boksa !'')
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; Look out! :  ! (''Kiboo kukuh !'')
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; Good morning. :  . (''Kee sawaayanga '')
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; Good evening. :  . (''Kee beanga '')
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; Good night. :  . (''Kee praenga '')
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; Good night (''to sleep'') :  . (''Kee preen samaa '')
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; I don't understand. . (''Kuuh kurah makika '')
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; Where is the toilet? :  ? (''Toowalata kaboka ?'')
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===Problems===
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===Numbers===
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½ - uwai
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0 - keafe
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1 - hu
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2 - liwa
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3 - nafo
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4 - afaki
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5 - bok
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6 - we
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7 - nih
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8 - mulau
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9 - kekoa
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10 - puan
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11 - puanahu
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12 - puanaliwa
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20 - liwapuani
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21 - liwapuanahu
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22 - liwapuanaliwa
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30 - nafopuani
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40 - afakipuani
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50 - bokpuani
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60 - wepuani
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70 - nihpuani
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80 - mulaupuani
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90 - kekoapuani
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100 - sat
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200 - liwasat
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500 - boksat
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1000 - ginue
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2000 - liwaginue
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5000 - bokginue
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10000 - puanginue
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1000000 - humiliwon
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===Time===
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====Clock time====
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====Duration====
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====Days====
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====Months====
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====Writing time and date====
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===Colors===
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===Transportation===
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====Bus and train====
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====Directions====
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====Taxi====
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===Lodging===
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===Money===
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===Eating===
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===Bars===
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===Shopping===
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===Driving===
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===Authority===
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Latest revision as of 05:30, 30 September 2010


Carolinian is the main language of the Northern Mariana Islands.

Contents

Pronunciation guide[edit]

Vowels[edit]

Consonants[edit]

Common diphthongs[edit]

Phrase list[edit]

===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[edit]

Numbers[edit]

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[edit]

Clock time[edit]

Duration[edit]

Days[edit]

Months[edit]

Writing time and date[edit]

Colors[edit]

Transportation[edit]

Bus and train[edit]

Directions[edit]

Taxi[edit]

Lodging[edit]

Money[edit]

Eating[edit]

Bars[edit]

Shopping[edit]

Driving[edit]

Authority[edit]

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