Scenarios in the Household
Building off of vocabulary from the “household items” vocabulary lesson, here are common requests or actions that occur in the household.
Interactions in the House
Where are you? Yetnish.
What are you doing? Mn ihyadarehgish no.
I am sitting. Inae tuhkuhmichalo.
I am sitting to chat. Lawera tuhkuhmichalo.
Related to the Kitchen:
I am in the kitchen. Watt bett negn
I am washing the dishes. Inae sehan ihyatubkoo no.
We are sitting in the kitchen. Ihun kitchen tekuhmmtenal.
Related to Eating:
I am in the dining room. Inae megebate negn
I am in the living room Inae salon bate negn
I am sitting to eat. Leebelah tuhkuhmichalo.
I want breakfast. Inae kures iffelegalo.
I want breakfast for dinner. Inae kures le erat iffelegalo.
I want a fork. Inae shuka Iffelegalo.
I want the fork. Inae shukawin Iffelegalo.
Related to the bedroom:
I am in the bedroom. Inae megnta bate negn
I am in my bedroom. Inae yennae megnta bate negn
Where is the pillow. Tirrasu yet no
The pillow is on the bed. Tirrasu alga lie no
Where is the bed. Alga yet no
The bed is in the bedroom. Alga megngta bate no.
Related to the Bathroom:
I am in the bathroom. Mehtatbiya bate or Shint bate (very informal)
I am washing my hands. Inae ejen ihyatubkoo no.
I am washing my feet. Inae ihgregn ihyatubkoo no.
I am washing my face. Inae feeten ihyatubkoo no.