Inuktitut 4 - Nami iqqanaijaqqit?

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  1. Nami iqqanaijaqpit?
    Where do you work?
  2. Nami?
    Where
  3. Nukillausiriji
    electrician
  4. Iqqanaijaqtuq
    He/she works
  5. Iqqanaijaqtunga
    I work..
  6. qattirijikkut
    fire department
  7. kamaji
    co-ordinator
  8. Haamalakkut
    hamlet (municipal government)
  9. asukuluk
    oh yeah? I see. That’s good to hear
  10. ending -kkut
    organization
  11. -liriji
  12. kinaujaq
    money
  13. illu
    house
  14. illulirijikkut (illu+liriji+kkut)
    house + deals with + organization = housing corporation
  15. kinaujaq + liriji = kiinaujaliriji
    person who deals with money
  16. kiinaujalairijikkut (kiinaujaq + liriji + kkut)
    organization of people who deal with money = Dept of Finance
  17. -ni
    in or at
  18. kiinaujalirijikkunni iqqanaijaqtunga
    kinaujaliriji + kkunni (kkut + ni) I work at the Dept of Finance
  19. Gavamalirijikkut
    Dept of Executive and Intergov’l Affairs
  20. Avatilirijikkut
    Dept of Environment
  21. aulausirijikkut
    power plant
  22. Haamalakkunnii iqqanaijaqqit?
    • Hammalakkut (hamlet organization) +ni (at) + iqqanaijaq + ait (do you work)
    • Do you work at the hamlet?
  23. Illiniaqtulirijikkut
    Dept of Education
  24. Illiqqusilirijikkut
    Dept of CLEY Culture, Language, Elders and Youth
  25. Inuit Qikiqtani Katujjiqatigiikkunginni iqqanaijaqtuq
    • He works at the QIA
    • Katujiiqatiqiikkunginni = association
  26. Inulirijituqakkut
    Dept of Indian and Northern Affairs
  27. Kanatami Mirnguisirvilirijikkut
    Parks Canada
  28. Nami Iqqanaijaqqit Jannii?
    Where do you work, Jannii?
  29. Nunavut Tunggavikkunni iqqanaijaqtunga. Ivvili, nami iqqanaijaqqit Maikaa?
    I work at Nunavut Tunggavik Corporation (ni = at). And you, where do you work, Maikaa?
  30. Haamalakkunni iqqanaijaqtunga.
    I work at the hamlet. (Haamalakkut + ni = at the hamlet)
  31. Kisulirijiuvilli taikani?
    What (kisu) liriji (to deal with) uvilli (you) taikani(there)- what do you do there?
  32. Asukuluk
    Oh yeah?
  33. Ivvili, kisulirijuvit Nunavut Tunngavikkunni?
    • And you, what do you do at Nunavut Tunungavik?
    • ni = at kiss = what liriji = to do/deal with
  34. kisulirijiuvit?
    what do you do?
  35. Answer: Avatilirijikkunni iqqanaijaqqit?
    ii, avatiliirijikkunni iqqanaijaqtunga (I work at Dept of Environment)
  36. No, I don’t work at the Department of Environment
    aagga, avatilirijikkunni iqqanaijanngitunga.
  37. Maligalirijikkunni iqqanaijaqqa?
    Does he/she work at Department of Justice?
  38. Maligalirijikkut
    Department of Justice
  39. affix that means organization
    -kkut
  40. ending that means at an organization
    -kkunni
  41. where?
    nami?
  42. Paliisikkut
    police department
  43. Pinnguaqtulirijikkut
    Department of recreation
  44. qattirijikkut
    fire department
  45. Iqqanaijjaqtulirijikkunni (iqqanaijaqtu + liriji + kkut + ni)
    at the Department of Human Reserouces
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Inuktitut 4 - Nami iqqanaijaqqit?
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