Common Phrases in Conversation

Iñupiaq

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How are you?              Qanuq itpiñ?

I am fine.                    Nakuuruŋa.

What’s your name?      Kiña ilviñ?

I am Nanuq.                Uvaŋa Nanuq.

Yup'ik

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Hi.                               Waqaa.

How are you?               Cangacit?

I’m fine.                       Assirtua.

Thank you.                   Quyana.

Unangam Tunuu (Aleut)

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Hello.                           Aang.

Good morning.              Qilax^.

I'm fine.                       Iĝamanakuq?

How are you?               Alqutat?

Gwich'in

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How are you?                  Neenjit dôonch’yaa?  

I am fine.                        Sheenjit gwinzįį.

What is your name?         Noozhrì’ doozhii?

Where are you from?       Nijìn gwats’an inlįį?