Here we will use what we learned in the previous exercises and combine plurals with numbers, animals, and people. These will be tools to answer each question. There are two ways of asking each question depending on what you are asking about.

Question 1

kehsəwak? How many are there?

pesəko 1

nisəwak 2 of them

nlə̀wak 3 of them

yèwəwak 4 of them

nəwak 5 of them

nəkʷətαs kehsəwak 6 many of them

tαpawαs kehsəwak 7 many of them

nsὰsok kehsəwak 8 many of them

noli kehsəwak 9 many of them

mətala kehsəwak 10 many of them

September 17, 1853

Guiding Henry David Thoreau on Pine Stream, a tributary of the West Branch of the Penobscot River, Joseph Attean kills a moose.