Ŋathi

Grandfather

Ŋathi barpuru marrtji ḻukuy bala ḏiltjilil.
Yesterday Grandfather walked to the bush.

Ga ŋayi barpuru Bäpa marrtji mutikay walal djamarrkuḻi'.
Father and the children went by motor vehicle.

Bala walal barpuru ga nhina ḏiltjiŋur, ga nyaŋ'thun walal barpuru guku ga räkay.
Then they stayed in the bush eating honey and water chestnuts.

Ga Ŋathiy barpuru buma weṯi'.
And Grandfather killed a wallaby.

Ga Bäpay barpuru gäma weṯi' bala mutikalil.
And Father carried the wallaby over to the vehicle.

Walal barpuru waṉdirr wäŋalil mutikay.
They travelled home by motor vehicle.

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