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Chapter Ten - Outline

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Vocabulary Words

υm    

my        

libesha    

warm

chim

your

kapυssa

cold

im

his/her/its         

achefa

to wash

ahoba

room

apela

to help

akaka

chicken

ishko

to drink

ilefoka

clothes

kobυffi

to break

okhisa

door

isht holissochi     

pen/pencil

aiimpa aboha    

cafeteria

This set of possessive pronouns (um, chim, im words) the m-form are used before words that begin with a vowel.

Model 1

a)

Um ofi yυt balili.

a)

My dog is running.

b)

Um abinili yυt hikia.

b)

My chair is standing.

c)

Ulla tek mυt υm isht ishko ishi.     

c)

That girl has my cup.

d)

Um issuba pisa tuk.

d)

(He) saw my horse.

Model 2

a)

Chim aboha yυt libesha.

a)

Your room is warm.

b)

Chim akaka yυt tanchi υpa tuk.

b)

Your chicken ate corn.

c)

Hattak υt chim υlla apela tuk.

c)

The man helped your child.

d)

Chim isht holissochi kobυffi tuk.      

d)

(She) broke your pencil.

Model 3

a)

Im ampo yυt iskitini.

a)

His plate is small.

b)

Im okhisa yυt tiwa tuk.      

b)

Her door was open.

c)

Katos υt im oka ishko.

c)

The cat is drinking its water.

d)

Im ilefoka achefa tuk.

d)

(She) washed her clothes.

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