Going for a visit
M´adonc´°_b´a(ŋawo)w°q, visit.MOD.CVB start.SUBJ.1PL We went for a visit. yempəs°q n´íwaq(mey°h) dress.ACC.PL not.SUBJ.1PL We put on dresses serey°_pənecawey°h white_garment.PROPR.GEN With white coats, pənew° s´erə°d(e)°m garment.POSS.1SG put:on.SUBJ.1SG I put on a white coat Sero(w°)_bad°roto(w°) white_striped With white stripes, p´íw´in° s´erə°d(e)°m boots.POSS.PL1SG put:on.SUBJ.1SG I put on fur boots. t´i(ŋey°) xəyawa(ŋey°)q so depart.SUBJ.1PL So we went, m´adonc´° xəyawa(ŋey°)q visit.MOD.CVB depart.SUBJ.1PL We went for a visit. m´adoy°q n´in´ake(wo)w°_ visit.PL not.PROB.IMPF.SUBJ.1SG I did have a visit, c´id´o(w°)_ŋædaki(yey)°, two_be.PROB.IMPF.SUBJ.3SG Two (days) passed apparently, yal´o(w°)_ŋædaki(yey)° morning_be.PROB.IMPF.SUBJ.3SG Morning came. t´i(ŋey°) m´adoŋa(wo)w°q so visit.SUBJ.1PL So we had a visit. yídu(w°)_do(ŋaŋey)° mind.POSS.3SG come.SUBJ.3SG It came to my mind that n´ab´iw°_b´íwaw(ey)° other.POSS.1SG boot.POSS.1SG My one boot m´akec´aq_ŋæwi(yey)° old:boots be.NARR.SUBJ.3SG Turned out to be my old boot. n´ab´iw°_b´íwaw(ey)° other_boot.POSS.1SG My one boot, s´ado(w°)_bad°rotow° pretty_striped With pretty stripes p´íwaw°_ŋæwi(yey)° boot.POSS.1SG_be.NARR.SUBJ.3SG It turned out to be my (old) boot. p´íney°n_tərp°yəw(ey°)q out_go:out.REFL.1SG I went out: t´et(ey)°_bad°we(wey)° four_motley:reindeer Four motley reindeer təmno(w°) s´ar°wi(yey)° still tie:down.NARR.SUBJ.3SG Were still tied down. t´urow° n´əqmə°de°m driving:stick.POSS.1SG.ACC take.SUBJ.1SG I took a driving stick, yinyaw° n´əqmə°de°m reins.POSS.1SG.ACC take.SUBJ.1SG I took reins ædalaq n´íw°q(mey°h) roam.CONNEG not.REFL.1SG And I did roam away. n´ab´iw°_b´íwaw(ey)° other.POSS.1SG_ boot.POSS.1SG My one boot m´akec´aq_ŋæwi(yey)° old:boots_be.NARR.SUBJ.3SG Turned out to be my old boot. yíx°n´an° mad(e)°m mind.POSS.1SG.LOC say.SUBJ.1SG I thought: n´ab´iw°_b´íwaw(ey)° other.POSS.1SG_ boot.POSS.1SG My one boot t´u°m´u_waŋk°ne(y°h) fireplace.GEN pit.LOC Is in the pit of the fireplace. n´ab´iw°_b´íwaw(ey)° other.POSS.1SG_ boot.POSS.1SG My one boot m´akec´aq_ŋæwiyey° old:boots_be.NARR.SUBJ.3SG Turned out to be my old boot. n´ab´iw°_b´íwawey° other.POSS.1SG_ boot.POSS.1SG My one boot s´ado(w°)_bad°roto(w°) front_striped With the stripy front. (Vs´o). all That’s all.