"A" Class Pronouns:

(Used with verbs beginning
with a vowel.)

g- (I)
h- (you)
g- (he/she/it)

in- (you and I)
sd- (you two)
osd- (s/he and I)

Plural (more than two)
id- (we - including you)
ots- (we - not including you)
its- (you)
an- (they)
(Note: pronouns beginning with
"o" mean 'you not included'.)

Cherokee "A" Class Verb

Getting full


Present Tense

ᎪᎸᏍᎦ golvsga I am getting full.
ᎪᎸᏍᎦ gohlvsga s/he, it is getting full.

Habitual Tense

ᎪᎸᏍᎪᎢ golvsgo'i I get full.
ᎪᎸᏍᎪᎢ gohlvsgo'i s/he, it gets full.

Remote Past Tense

ᎠᏉᎸᏒᎢ agwohlvsv'i I got full.
ᎤᏬᎸᏒᎢ uwohlvsv'i s/he, it got full.

Reportative Past Tense

ᏦᎸᏎᎢ tsohlvse'i you got full, I was told.
ᎤᏬᎸᏎᎢ uwohlvse'i s/he, it got full, I was told.


ᎠᏉᎸᎯᏍᏗ agwohlvhisdi I - to get full.
ᎤᏬᎸᎯᏍᏗ uwohlvhisdi s/he, it - to get full


ᎰᎸᎯ! hohlvhi! get full!
ᏍᏙᎸᎯ! sdohlvhi! You two get full!
ᎢᏦᎸᎯ! itsohlvhi! You all get full!