Here we will use what we learned in the previous exercises and combine plurals with numbers, animals, and people. These will be tools to answer each question. There are two ways of asking each question depending on what you are asking about.

Question 1

kehsəwak?
How many are there?

pesəko
1

nisəwak
2 of them

nlə̀wak
3 of them

yèwəwak
4 of them

nəwak
5 of them

nəkʷətαs kehsəwak
6 many of them

tαpawαs kehsəwak
7 many of them

nsὰsok kehsəwak
8 many of them

noli kehsəwak
9 many of them

mətala kehsəwak
10 many of them

April 7, 1604

French cartographer Samuel de Champlain leaves from France with a French nobleman, Pierre Du Gua De Monts, for Maine. They entered the Bay of Fundy by May, and later Champlain would meet Penobscot Chief Bashabez at the mouth of the Kenduskeag Stream on the Penobscot River.