Occidental for English Speakers: Lesson 4
The word for me as in with me or to me is me
It looks just like English, but be sure to pronounce this like "meh".
There are two complete ideas below. Use the "that" connector to join them in the right spot.
"I want" + "that" + "you want me"
The infinitive of a verb always ends in an -r. If you remove that -r, then you get the present tense.
To form the past tense replace the -r with a -t.
The word for yesterday is yer
Just squish that word down. "yesterday".
You may notice that the past tense is almost like adding a "-d" in English for the past tense. Similar sound, right?
The word for with is con
Think of conjunction.
The word for you as in with you or to you is te
In English, we just use "you" for both "you eat" and "I eat with you".
In Occidental, we use "tu" for "you eat" and te for "I eat with you".
(Remember your "thou"s and "thee"s from Shakespeare? It’s the same thing)
The verb for to remember is rememorar
The word for "now" is nuNext lesson >