Help Wikitravel grow by contributing to an article! Learn how.
New users, please see Help or go to the Pub to ask questions.

Difference between revisions of "Carolinian phrasebook"

From Wikitravel
Jump to: navigation, search
m
(+{{phrasebookguide}})
 
(17 intermediate revisions by 10 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
 
[[WikiPedia:Carolinian language]]
 
[[WikiPedia:Carolinian language]]
  
'''Carolinian''' is the main language of [[Country]].
+
'''Carolinian''' is the main language of the [[Northern Mariana Islands]].
  
 
==Pronunciation guide==
 
==Pronunciation guide==
Line 13: Line 13:
 
==Phrase list==
 
==Phrase list==
  
===Basics===
+
===Basics=== ( Oceanian languages mixed )
; Hello. :  . ('' '')
+
; Hello. :  . (''Ififi'')
; Hello. (''informal'') :  . ('' '')
+
; Hello. (''informal'') :  . (''Ikhiki'')
; How are you? :  ? ('' ?'')
+
; How are you? :  ? (''Fee kolowokau ?'')
; Fine, thank you. :  . ('' '')
+
; Fine, thank you. :  . (''Fek kuoka '')
; What is your name? :  ? ('' ?'')
+
; What is your name? :  ? (''Kaah maaeli kafo ?'')
; My name is ______ . :  ______ . (''  _____ .'')
+
; My name is ______ . :  ______ . (''Ho mala kafa kifu _____ .'')
; Nice to meet you. :  . ('' '')
+
; Nice to meet you. :  . (''Ee fhaa totorup '')
; Please. :  . ('' '')
+
; Please. :  . (''Saafa '')
; Thank you. :  . ('' '')
+
; Thank you. :  . (''Kii oosumu '')
; You're welcome. :  . ('' '')
+
; You're welcome. :  . (''Kahala meeki '')
; Yes. :  . ('' '')
+
; Yes. :  . (''Heha'')
; No. :  . ('' '')
+
; No. :  . (''Siho '')
; Excuse me. (''getting attention'') :  . ('' '')
+
; Excuse me. (''getting attention'') :  . (''Mohoko sibika kah '')
; Excuse me. (''begging pardon'') :  . ('' '')
+
; Excuse me. (''begging pardon'') :  . (''Mohku sebbaka '')
; I'm sorry. :  . ('' '')
+
; I'm sorry. :  . (''Keuhu bo kafoka '')
; Goodbye :  . ('' '')
+
; Goodbye :  . (''Saukahaa '')
; Goodbye (''informal'') :  . ('' '')
+
; Goodbye (''informal'') :  . (''Sa hakha '')
; I can't speak ''name of language'' [well]. :  [ ]. ('' [ ]'')
+
; I can't speak English. :  [ ]. (''Ofok okurah kahikalak Angliks.'')
; Do you speak English? :  ? ('' ?'')
+
; Do you speak English? :  ? (''Faak hau kofu kalak Angliks ?'')
;  Is there someone here who speaks English? : ? ('' ?'')
+
;  Is there someone here who speaks English? : ? (''Meh kakalo foku kokifiraa kufakslaa dalo Anglisok?'')
; Help! :  ! ('' !'')
+
; Help! :  ! (''Boksa !'')
; Look out! :  ! ('' !'')
+
; Look out! :  ! (''Kiboo kukuh !'')
; Good morning. :  . ('' '')
+
; Good morning. :  . (''Kee sawaayanga '')
; Good evening. :  . ('' '')
+
; Good evening. :  . (''Kee beanga '')
; Good night. :  . ('' '')
+
; Good night. :  . (''Kee praenga '')
; Good night (''to sleep'') :  . ('' '')
+
; Good night (''to sleep'') :  . (''Kee preen samaa '')
; I don't understand. :  . ('' '')
+
; I don't understand. :  . (''Kuuh kurah makika '')
; Where is the toilet? :  ? ('' ?'')
+
; Where is the toilet? :  ? (''Toowalata kaboka ?'')
  
 
===Problems===
 
===Problems===
 +
 +
  
 
===Numbers===
 
===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===
 
===Time===
Line 83: Line 149:
 
===Authority===
 
===Authority===
  
==Learning more==
+
{{outlinephrasebook}}
 
+
{{phrasebookguide}}
{{outline}}
+

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]

This phrasebook is an outline and needs more content. It has an introduction and a template, but there is not enough information present. Please plunge forward and help it grow!

Variants

Actions

Destination Docents

In other languages

other sites