Audio Files: Forest Creatures. What? Where?

These Tlingit language audio files are used in all the lessons and activities in the Unit “Forest creatures.”

More audio: Nouns, Noun FormsVerbs, Hand SignsStanding, Looking, ChasingSounds

What Does it Eat?

English Tlingit Audio
What does the squirrel usually eat? Daa sá axháa nooch kanals’aak?
http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/what-does-squirrel-usually-eat.mp3
Does it usually eat ___? ___ gé axáa nooch?  
Does the squirrel eat  pinecones? S’óos’ani gé axáa nooch kanals’aak? http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/does-squirrel-eat-pinecones.mp3
The squirrel usually eats pine cones. S’óos’ani axáa nooch, kanals’aak. http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/squirrel-usually-eats-pinecones.mp3
The deer usually eats leaves, plants. Kayaaní axáa nooch, guwakaan. http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/deer-usually-eats-leaves.mp3
The black bear usually eats berries. Tléikw axáa nooch, s’eek. http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/black-bear-usually-eats-berries.mp3
The wolf eats deer. Guwakaan axáa nooch, gooch http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/wolf-eats-deer.mp3
The ermine usually eats mice. Kagaak axáa nooch, daa. http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/ermine-usually-eats-mice.mp3
The land otter usually eats fish. Xáat axáa nooch, kóoshdaa. http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/land-otter-usually-eats-fish.mp3
Do people usually eat squirrels? Káach gé axáa nooch kanals’aak? http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/do-people-usually-eat-squirrels.mp3
No, they don’t usually eat squirrels. Tléik’, tlél has ooxáa nooch kanals’aak. http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/they-usually-dont-eat-squirrel.mp3

Where does it live?return to top

English Tlingit Audio
Is the squirrel here? Yáadu gé  kanals’aak? http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/is-squirrel-here.mp3
Is the squirrel there? Wéidu gé  kanals’aak? http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/is-squirrel-there.mp3
Where is the squirrel? Goosú kanals’aak? http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/where-is-squirrel.mp3
It’s not here. Tlél yáat http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/its-not-here.mp3
It’s not there. Tlél a http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/its-not-there.mp3
Where does the squirrel live? Goox’ sá yéi tíxx’w kanals’aak? http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/where-does-squirrel-live.mp3
The squirrel lives in the forest. Aas gutóox’ yéi tíxx’w, kanals’aak. http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/squirrel-usually-lives-forest.mp3
The deer live in the forest. Aas gutóox’ yéi tíxx’w, guwakaan http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/deer-lives-in-forest.mp3
The black bears live in the forest. Aas gutóox’ yéi tíxx’w, s’eek. http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/black-bear-lives-in-forest.mp3
Wolves live in the forest. Aas gutóox’ yéi tíxx’w, gooch. http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/wolves-live-in-forest.mp3
Ermine live in the forest. Aas gutóox’ yéi tíxx’w, daa. http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/ermine-live-in-forest.mp3
Land otters live in the forest. Aas gutóox’ yéi tíxx’w, kóoshdaa http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/land-otters-live-in-forest.mp3
It doesn’t live there. Tlél áx’ yéi utíxhx’w. http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/it-doesnt-live-there.mp3

Song  • return to top

Song “Tell about the (animal), it lives in the forest and eats (food)” http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/3song-tell-about-the-animal.mp3

Sitting

Target sentence patterns, yéi daané, to do

English Tlingit Audio
What am I doing? Daa sá yéi daa xané? http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/what-am-i-doing.mp3
What are you doing? Daa sá yéi daa eené? http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/what-are-you-doing.mp3
What is he/she doing? Daa sá yéi adaa né? http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/what-is-he-she-doing.mp3
I’m sitting Xa áa http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/im-sitting.mp3
You are sitting. Ee áa. http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/you-are-sitting.mp3
He is sitting. Áa. http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/he-she-is-sitting.mp3
Sit! (one person) Ganú! http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/you-sit.mp3
Sit! (all) Gaykí! http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/you-all-sit.mp3
I’m not sitting. Tlél xwa.aa http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/im-not-sitting.mp3
You are not sitting. Tlél ee.aa. http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/you-are-not-sitting.mp3
He is not sitting. Tlél u.aa. http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/he-is-not-sitting.mp3
Don’t  sit! Tlél ee.aayík! http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/dont-sit.mp3
I know! Xwasikóo! http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/i-know.mp3
I don’t know! Tlél xwasakú! http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/i-dont-know.mp3

Target sentence patterns, aa, sitting • return to top

English Tlingit Audio
What is it doing? Daa sá yéi adaané? http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/4what-is-it-doing.mp3
It is sitting. Aa. http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/it-is-sitting.mp3
Where is it sitting? Goox’ sá áa? http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/where-is-it-sitting.mp3
It is sitting on a branch. Sheey kát áa. http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/its-sitting-on-branch.mp3
It is sitting under a tree. Aas tayeex’ áa. http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/its-sitting-under-tree.mp3
It is sitting in the grass. Chookán xoot áa. http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/its-sitting-in-grass.mp3
It is sitting on the beach. Eekt áa. http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/its-sitting-on-beach.mp3
I’m not standing. Tlél xwa.aa. http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/im-not-standing.mp3
You are not standing. Tlél ee.aa. http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/you-arent-standing.mp3
She-he is not standing. Tlél u.aa. http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/he-she-not-standing.mp3
You all don’t sit. Tlél yee.aayík! http://www.goldbeltheritage.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/you-all-dont-sit.mp3