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Aleut RavenNii}u}im Tunugan Ilakuchangis
Introduction to Atkan Aleut
Grammar and Lexicon

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Wish and Doubt

Qanguda!
Come in!

Hitida = Hichada!
Go out!

Qada!
Eat (it)!

Iming a}ida = Ngus a}ada!
Give it to me!

Qidalagada!
Don't cry!

Hyutlagada!
Don't spill it!

Sisaa}ana{t.
Don't get lost (be careful not to get lost).

Ugunuu}anaan.
Don't forget it.

Ugunuu}anat.
Don't forget them.

Hyutii}anaan = Hyusa}anaan.
Don't spill it.

Unguchii{t!
Sit down now!

Unguchii{txichix!
Sit down (you several)! 

Qaa{t!
Eat now!

Qaa{txichix!
Eat!

Qaaqaan!
Eat it!

Qaaqachix!
Eat it (or them)!

Qaaqat!
Eat them!

Hitlagaa{t!
Don't go out!

Hitlagaa{txichix!
Don't go out!

Sulagaaqaan!
Don't take it!

Hyutlagaaqachix!
Don't spill it!

Unguchiiq?
Shall I sit down? Do you want me to sit down?

Unguchida!
Sit down!

Imis a}iiq?
Shall I give it to you? Do you want me to serve you?

Iming a}ida! (Ngus a}ada!)
Give it to me!

Ilamiis agalagaaq?
I shall not go away from you? You don't want me to go
away from you, do you?

Unguchiing? (Unguchiingan ii?)
May I sit down?

Unguchida!
Sit down!

Suung? (Suungan ii?)
May I take it?

Suda!
Take it!

Ayuxtaamis?
Are you going out?

Ayuxtaamchix?
Are you (several) going out?

Suumis?
Are you going to take it? Do you intend to take it?

Qanaanuumis?
Where are you going?

Haqaa{ta{!
Let him come! (I wish) he may come.

Suugaa!
Let him take it!

Suuqangis!
Let him take them! Or: Let them take it or them!

Ayuxtalgaa{ta{!
Let us go out!

Sulgaa{ta{!
Let us take it! (Let it be taken!)

Sulgaa{tas!
Let us take them! (Let them be taken!)

Haqaa{taa?
Is he coming? I wonder whether he will be coming.

Haqaa{tangis?
Are they coming?

Haqaa{ta}gulaa? (Haqaa{taayulax?)
Is he not coming?

Kanfiixta{ alaa{taan?
Perhaps you want some candy?

Txin sasulitii{taang?
Do I bother you? Perhaps I bother you?

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