Greetings

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Come inside!

Kwis Nchém̓us // When You Meet

Nuu
(“Hello!”)

Tl’ik chen!
(“I’ve arrived.”)

Tl’ik chexw!
(“You’ve arrived.”)

Mi chexw uys.
(“You come inside. ”)

Chexw men wa ha7lh.
(“You’re doing well …or… You’re look­ing good.”)

Na chan.
(“I am!”)

Kwis Huya // When You Leave

Huya chen melh
(“Well, I am going now.”)

Nam̓ chen huya.
(“I am going to leave.”)

Huy melh halh 
(Short ver­sion of ’Huy men wa lh ha7lh’ which means “That is all, keep well.”)

Chexw huya síy̓am̓
(“Farewell, sir”)

Wa chexw yuu
(“You tare care.”)

Tanew iymen.
(“You too.”)

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