Dictionary Entry [entry ID #1023] (related entries)Phrases and expressions
xola:n • it is evident, there are signs that... • visual evidential enclitic
- me:nileh-xola:n it (a fish) has gotten caught (in the net)-evidently
- se:sehłwing-xola:n I had killed it-it was evident
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- niwinchwing' xola:n
it's no good, sour (spoken by Verdena Parker)
Examples from texts
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de:di-'ungya' me:da'ay-ne:s ch'ischwin'-xola:n la'ay-xw-q'ut tin niwho:n de:diwiłiq' me' silay wilchwe:n haya:ł ya:na:da:wh
she realized that the Chinese man made [all at once] really good bread sitting in (a pan) and it was rising
somebody was waiting for her there, he did a bad thing to her, and then
As soon as he had sat down, he began to eat that dead deer lying there.
me:lah-'e:n' dahna:xo:diwing'a:n na:yima:n na:xo:ndi'a:n-e:y 'a:ya'de:ne' "ninis'a:n tin nikya:w sa'ung-xola:n
then some of them returned (to where they came from) and they said: "There's a big body of land over there, we found.
why would a man bother me?
I woke up in the morning, and it turned out I was hurting all over my body,
"she seems like she's only going to be breathing a little while longer, it looks like only about two more hours from now"
"it looks like she passed!" and they all laughed, and they said,
"you should be in jail"
... stories about him, all the things that they say he did
while he was still asleep, it seemed like there was something shining in (through the cracks in the wall), it [the sun] came up and shone in
Then as for her, she was so proud of me, because I'm riding a motorcycle.