Animate Singular Demonstratives

Animate singular demonstratives

Ode nene – This man

O nene – That man

Ago nene – That man over there

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.