VTA Practicum 5 Direct Indicative Absolute

Absolute Forms Conjugation Practice

Word list:
móhkamuy na ice
kaal na car
skahúnzuw na boy
óxkweesus na girl

kwiilaweew vta look for s.o.
móxkaweew vta find s.o. (numox, kumox, mox)
neeweew vta see s.o.
leew vta say to s.o.
ayuweew vta buy s.o.
ahwaaleew vta love s.o.
tumusheew vta cut s.o.
mhweew vta eat s.o.

pwaawii- pv unable to
shiingi- pv unwillingly, refuse to do
kwchi- pv try to (do); try and (do)
akweechii-PV try to do
chanu- pv by mistake, in error

Translate:
(1)
I looked for some ice.
He looked for some ice.
Did you look for some ice?
We looked for some ice. (excl)
They intend to look for some ice.
Ye ate some ice.
The girl loves a boy.
I love someone too.

(2)
I can’t find a car!
I’ll find some cars.
You should buy the car.
He is unwilling to buy a car.
They saw some little cars.

(3)
I told some men yesterday.
When will you tell someone?
He will tell a girl.
They will try to tell some boys.
He cut some ice.
He cut a girl by mistake.
We are unwilling to tell someone.