Dialogue » 48 » Holiday Plans

Lia:
Taqqirilaaqtatinni uigalu qikalaaqtuguk.ᑕᖅᑭᕆᓛᖅᑕᑎᓐᓂ ᐅᐃᒐᓗ ᕿᑲᓛᖅᑐᒍᒃ. Next month my husband and I are taking holidays.
Pitsiulaaq:
Asummarik, aullalaaqqisik qikariarlusik?ᐊᓱᒻᒪᕆᒃ, ᐊᐅᓪᓚᓛᖅᑭᓯᒃ ᕿᑲᕆᐊᕐᓗᓯᒃ?Oh really? Are you travelling anywhere while you are on holidays?
Lia:
ii, Kanataup silataanut qikarialaaqtuguk. ᐄ, ᑲᓇᑕᐅᑉ ᓯᓚᑖᓄᑦ ᕿᑲᕆᐊᓛᖅᑐᒍᒃ.Yes we are vacationing outside of Canada.
Pitsiulaaq:
Namunngalaaqqisik?ᓇᒧᙵᓛᖅᑭᓯᒃ? Where will you two be going?
Lia:
Uigalu Kiupalialaaqtuguk. ᐅᐃᒐᓗ ᑭᐅᐸᓕᐊᓛᖅᑐᒍᒃ.My husband and I are going to Cuba.
Pitsiulaaq:
Qanga?ᖃᖓ? When?
Lia:
Taqqirilaaqtatinni, 23-nguliqqat aullalaaqtuguk. ᑕᖅᑭᕆᓛᖅᑕᑎᓐᓂ, 23-ᖑᓕᖅᑲᑦ ᐊᐅᓪᓚᓛᖅᑐᒍᒃ.The 23rd of next month we will be leaving.
Pitsiulaaq:
Qanga utirlusik?ᖃᖓ ᐅᑎᕐᓗᓯᒃ? When will you be coming back?
Lia:
Naatsiingujami 30-uliqqat utirlunuk Kanatamut. ᓈᑦᓰᖑᔭᒥ 30-ᐅᓕᖅᑲᑦ ᐅᑎᕐᓗᓄᒃ ᑲᓇᑕᒧᑦ.Sunday the 30th we are returning to Canada.
Pitsiulaaq:
Quvianaq! Qikatsialaaqqusik uqquujukulummi!ᖁᕕᐊᓇᖅ! ᕿᑲᑦᓯᐊᓛᖅᑯᓯᒃ ᐅᖅᑰᔪᑯᓗᒻᒥ! Awesome! Have a great vacation in the heat!
Lia:
Qangali qikalaaqqit? ᖃᖓᓕ ᕿᑲᓛᖅᑭᑦ?When are you taking time off?
Pitsiulaaq:
Taqqirilauqtatinni qikariilauqtunga pinasuarusiinnik marruunnik.ᑕᖅᑭᕆᓚᐅᖅᑕᑎᓐᓂ ᕿᑲᕇᓚᐅᖅᑐᖓ ᐱᓇᓱᐊᕈᓰᓐᓂᒃ ᒪᕐᕉᓐᓂᒃ. I already took two weeks off last month.
Lia:
Namulli qikariaqsimalauqqit? ᓇᒧᓪᓕ ᕿᑲᕆᐊᖅᓯᒪᓚᐅᖅᑭᑦ?Where did you go on your holiday?
Pitsiulaaq:
Kalaallit Nunaannut qikariaqsimalauqtunga.ᑲᓛᓪᓕᑦ ᓄᓈᓐᓄᑦ ᕿᑲᕆᐊᖅᓯᒪᓚᐅᖅᑐᖓ. I went to Greenland for my holiday.