Mando'a Lesson 1
My name is Ner gai _______
Your name is Gar gai _______
What's your name? /Who are you? Tion gar gai?
Good to meet you Jate'urcye gar
What's new with you? (How are you?) Me'vaar ti gar?
So you're still alive (Hello) Su cuy'gar
Let me buy you a drink Gal'gala
What do you want?/What would you like? Me'copaani?
You looking at me funny, pal? Duraani, burc'ya?
Are you looking for a smack in the face, mate? Copaani mirshmure'cye vod?
Bye! (See you!) Ret'!
Get out! (Get lost!) Slana'pir!
Go away! Usen'ye!
Maybe we'll meet again (Goodbye) Ret'urcye mhi
Stay alive (Come back safely) K'oyacyi!
I /Me Ni
He, him, his /She, her, hers Kaysh
To be Cuyir
I am Ni [cuy]
I was Ni ru [cuy]
I am not Nu'ni [cuy]
You are Gar [cuy]
You were Gar ru [cuy]
You are not Nu'gar [cuy]
He/she is Kaysh [cuy]
He/she was Kaysh ru [cuy]
He/She is not Ne'Kaysh [cuy]
They are Val [cuye]
They were Val ru [cuye]
They are not Ne'val [cuye]
We are Mhi [cuye]
We were Mhi ru [cuye]
We are not Ne'mhi [cuye]
Bandit/Petty Thief/Villan Ge'hutuun
Blacksmith/metal worker Goran
Su'cuy! Ner gai Linzero. Tion gar gai? Ni cuy Dala. Ni cuy Tay'haai. Bic ru jate'urcye gar. Ret'urcye mhi!
(Hi! My name is Linzero. What's your name? I am a woman. I am a Librarian. It was good to meet you. Maybe we'll meet again someday!)