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BRANCH 4: (questions and answers)

 

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


 

  continue

 

 

July 21, 1857

Author and Transendentalist Henry David Thoreau comes to Indian Island and hires Joe Polis for a journey to Moosehead Lake, the West Branch of Penobscot, the Allagash, East Branch of Penobscot, and then back down the main branch of the Penobscot River.