Gwakwadé – Grasshopper

Ni pi je o gwakwadé – Where is the grasshopper?

Gteganek o gwakwadé – The grasshopper is in the garden

Gwabma ne o gwakwadé – Do you see the grasshopper?

Ggi wabma ne o gwakwadé – Did you see the grasshopper?

Zagech ngi wabma o gwakwadé – I saw the grasshopper outside

 

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.