skicinuwewestu

verb ai 5
s/he speaks in Passamaquoddy or Maliseet, speaks in a Native language
Plural : skicinuwewestuhtuwok
Prefixed Verb Stem : -uskicinuwewestu-
Unprefixed Verb Stem : skicinuwewestu-
Changed Verb Stem : weskicinuwewestu-

Example Sentences :

Passamaquoddy-Maliseet English Phrase
Mesq-ona ntikolisomanatuwew, mecimiw nuskicinuwewest, ma-te ntikolisomani-kolulkuwiyik, ihik, nikihkuk. I didn't yet speak English. I always spoke in Passamaquoddy. They didn't speak to me in English, my parents. (ID)
Yut-olu eli-maceki nil, cuwi wen ikolisomanewestu, cuwi-na wen skicinuwewestu; toqi-te 'kisuwehkaniya. Where I grew up here, one had to speak in English, one had to speak in Passamaquoddy, too; they used both together. (JH)
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