Immigrant Oral Histories

Woonspe Ŝahdoġan: Sentence Structure

Listen to these new nouns you can use to build sentences.

Ŝuŋ´ka Ŝuŋ´ka, dog
Iŋmu Iŋmu, cat
Iŋmuŝuŋka Iŋmuŝuŋka, cat
Hoġaŋ Hoġaŋ, fish
Aŋpaohotoŋna Aŋpaohotoŋna, chicken
Ŝuŋ´kawakaŋ Ŝuŋ´kawakaŋ, horse
Ŝuŋtaŋka Ŝuŋtaŋka, horse
Ta´ĥca Ta´ĥca, deer
Ta´ĥiŋca Ta´ĥiŋca, deer
Wo´wapi Wo´wapi, letter or book
Mini Mini, water
Wo´yute Wo´yute, food
I´yeciŋkaiyopte I´yeciŋkaiyopte, car
Wa´ta Wa´ta, boat
Ti´pi Ti´pi, dwelling
Caŋ´akaŋyaŋkapi Caŋ´akaŋyaŋkapi, chair
Wa´hnawotapi Wa´hnawotapi, table
Pe´tiżaŋżaŋ Pe´tiżaŋżaŋ, lamp
Bdo Bdo, potato
Ma´zaska Ma´zaska, money
Wahaŋpi Wahaŋpi, soup
Makawamduŝkadaŋ Makawamduŝkadaŋ, earthworm
Miniĥoha Miniĥoha, fabric
Miniĥuha Miniĥuha, fabric
Wo´wapiska Wo´wapiska, paper
Ķa Ķa, and
Q˙a Q˙a, and
Ito Ito, well
Tka Tka, but

Selected U.S.-Dakota War of 1862 commemoration projects and programs are made possible by the Legacy Amendment's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund, through the vote of Minnesotans on November 4, 2008.