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eana: hello

October 27, 2010 by


Eana pan pae! /eˈ pan paˈe/ hello P 2SG;NEW Hello! (said to someone who’s just joined the conversation) Audio recording by Fenhl Eana is an interjection meaning hello. In Naeso, the interjections are a subgroup of the verbs. That is, they can be a full sentence, or combined with noun phrases such as pan pae. […]

naeso: local

October 25, 2010 by


Sifi bu dakai naeso. /ˈ bu da.kaˈi naˈ unreliable TOP network local The local area network is unreliable. Audio recording by Fenhl Naeso as an adjective/adverb means local, and it is also the name of the language. We chose this word as the name of the language because it was one of our first example words, […]