Cho gi bonimsi – It didn’t snow

Cho gi bonimsi wnago – It didn’t snow yesterday

Cho gi bonimsi dbekok – It didn’t snow last night

Cho gi bonimsi weswnago – It didn’t snow day before yesterday

Wi bonimget wabek gnebech – it might snow tomorrow

Author: neaseno

I was born on Powers Bluff in Wood County, Wisconsin, into a traditional community of Neshnabek. I was raised speaking only native languages, and learned to speak English upon entering school at the age of 6. As of this writing, I am one of 5 remaining Heritage Fluent Speakers of Potawatomi.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: