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Returning to Germany Soon

Tadayang
time-A
1SG.GEN
ya
LOC
Minkayi
Canada
panganya-ngas.
end-LOC=almost

My time in Canada is almost up.

Ang
AT
sa-sahāy
return-1SG.A.T
ya
LOC
Keynami
Germany
mangasaha
towards
bihanya
week-LOC
yo
four
miday.
approximately.

I will return to Germany in approximately four weeks.

Kamayāng
be.equal-1SG.A
mino
happy
nay
and
giday
sad
yanoyam
because
eng
AT.INAN
engara
be.more-3SG.INAN
kardang
school.T
edaya
here
pisu-pisu
exhausting
ya
LOC
Keynami
Germany
nārya,
although,
sa
PT
vacyang-mas
like-1SG.A=kind.of
hati
ambiance
metida
relaxed
enyana
everything-GEN
palung
else
nay
and
yanoavan
landscape.T
veno
beautiful
miday
around
ya
LOC
Sikatay.
Victoria.

I am both happy and sad because although school here is more exhausting than in Germany, I kind of like the relaxed ambience of everything else and the beautiful landscape around Victoria.

Bimakanganjas-kay
photo-PL.P=some
1SG.GEN
matayena
summer-GEN

Some of my photos from the summer

Greetings from Canada

Manojas-ikan na Minkayi.

Mano-ye-as=ikan
greeting-PL-P=many
na
GEN
Minkayi.
Canada

‘Many greetings from Canada.’

Ang yomāy edaya kardangirayyam ya Desember pesan.

Ang
AT
yoma-ay
exist-1SG.T
edaya
here
kardangiray-yam
university-DAT
ya
LOC
Desember
December
pesan.
until

‘I’m here for university until December.’

Koronoyyang, ang gamaray gumoas-ikan yam Ayeri, yanoyam deng-ven kihasreng kardang nā.

Koron-oy-yang,
know-NEG-1SG.A,
ang
AT
gamar-ay
manage-1SG.T
gumo-as=ikan
work-P=much
yam
DAT
Ayeri,
Ayeri,
yanoyam
because
deng=ven
full=quite
kihas-reng
plan-A.INAN
kardang
school
nā.
1SG.GEN

‘I don’t know if I manage to get much work done for Ayeri because my schedule is quite full.’