The "A" class verb 'build a house' in present tense.

Root verb -anesge-

ᎦᏁᏍᎨᎭ - ga-nesge-ha I am building a house.

ᎭᏁᏍᎨᎭ ha-nesge-ha you are building a house.

ᎠᏁᏍᎨᎭ - anesge-ha he/she/it is building a house.

ᎢᎾᎨᏍᎨᎭ ina-nesge-ha the two of us (including you) are building a house.

ᏍᏓᏁᏍᎨᎭ sda-nesge-ha you two are building a house.

ᎣᏍᏓᏁᏍᎨᎭ osda-nesge-ha the two of us (not including you) are building a house.

ᎢᏓᏁᏍᎨᎭ ida-nesge-ha we (including you) are all building a house.

ᎣᏣᏁᏍᎨᎭ otsa-nesge-ha we (not including you) are all building a house.

ᎢᏣᏁᏍᎨᎭ itsa-nesge-ha you are all building a house.

ᎠᎾᏁᏍᎨᎭ ana-nesge-ha they are building a house.


Present Habitual

ᎦᏁᏍᎨᏍᎪᎢ ga-nesgesg-o'i I build houses.

ᎭᏁᏍᎨᏍᎪᎢ ha-nesgesg-o'i you are build houses.

ᎠᏁᏍᎨᏍᎪᎢ anesgesg-o'i he/she/it builds houses.

ᎢᎾᏁᏍᎨᏍᎪᎢ ina-nesgesg-o'i the two of us (including you) build houses.

ᏍᏓᏁᏍᎨᏍᎪᎢ sda-nesgesg-o'i you two build houses.

ᎣᏍᏓᏁᏍᎨᏍᎪᎢ osda-nesgesg-o'i the two of us (not including you) build houses.

ᎢᏓᏁᏍᎨᏍᎪᎢ ida-nesgesg-o'i we (including you) all build houses.

ᎣᏣᏁᏍᎨᏍᎪᎢ otsa-nesgesg-o'i we (not including you) all build houses.

ᎢᏣᏁᏍᎨᏍᎪᎢ itsa-nesgesg-o'i you all build houses.

ᎠᎾᏁᏍᎨᏍᎪᎢ ana-nesgesg-o'i they build houses.


1. ᎩᎵ ᎤᏂyᏍᏗ ᎣᏍᏓᏁᏍᎨᎭ ᎪᎢᎦ. Gili uniyvsdi osdanesgeha go iga.
The two of us (not you) are building a dog house today.

2. ᏥᏔᎦᏍ ᎤᏂᏴᏍ ᎠᏁᏍᎨᎭ. Tsitagas uniyvsdi anesgeha.
Is he building a chicken coop?

3. ᎤᏔᎾ ᏗᎦᎵᏦᏕ ᎤᎾᏁᏍᎨᏍᎪᎢ. Utana digaltsode unanesgesgo'i.
They build big houses.


Vocabulary

ᎪᎯ ᎢᎦ - go(hi) iga - today
ᎤᏂᏴᏍᏗ - uniyvsdi - (animal) house, coop, etc.
ᎤᏔᎾ - utana - big, huge
ᏗᎦᎵᏦᏕ - digaltsode - houses


Remote Past

ᎠᏆᏁᏍᎨᎲᎢ agw-anesgeh-v'i I was building a house.

ᏣᏁᏍᎨᎲᎢ ts-anesgeh-v'i you were building a house.

ᎤᏁᏍᎨᎲᎢ unsgeh-v'i he/she/it was building a house.

ᎩᎾᏁᏍᎨᎲᎢ gin-anesgeh-v'i the two of us (including you) were building a house.

ᏍᏓᏁᏍᎨᎲᎢ sd-anesgeh-v'i you two were buiding a house.

ᎣᎩᎾᏁᏍᎨᎲᎢ ogin-anesgeh-v'i the two of us (not including you) were building a house.

ᎢᎦᏁᏍᎨᎲᎢ ig-anesgeh-v'i we (including you) were all building a house.

ᎣᎦᏁᏍᎨᎲᎢ og-anesgeh-v'i we (not including you) were all building a house.

ᎢᏣᏁᏍᎨᎲᎢ its-anesgeh-v'i you were all building a house.

ᎤᎾᏁᏍᎨᎲᎢ un-anesgeh-v'i they were building a house.


Imperative

ᎭᏁᏍᎬᎳ! h-anesgvla! build a house!


Infinitive

ᎠᎩᏁᏍᎨᏗ agi-nesge-di - I - to build
ᎤᏁᏍᎨᏗ uhnesge-di - s/he- to build