Barpuru Napurr Marrtji Dhakallil

Yesterday We Went to the Island

Barpuru napurr marrtji dhakallil marthaŋayyu. Napurr ŋarra ga Ŋathi ga Bäpa, napurr marrtji miyapunuw.
Yesterday we went to the island by boat. Grandfather, Father and I, we went to get turtle.

Bala Bäpay ga Ŋathiy barpuru buma miyapunu,   Then Father and Grandfather killed a turtle,

bala gäma marthaŋayyu.   and carried it in the boat.

Bala napurr marrtji wäŋalil,   Then we went home

bala nyaŋ'thun miyapununy.   and ate the turtle.

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