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Michif

Michif is used in scattered Métis communities in Canada and the United States. Michif emerged in the early 19th century as a mixed language, combining Cree and Métis French.


top Flamand-Papen spelling:

1) Taandee ma shaamb?

2) Taandee li bor di laak?

3) Taandee lootel?

4) Kaaya ekoota tashiihkawinn!



top Turtle Mountain spelling:

1) Tawnday ma shawmb?

2) Tawnday li bor di lak?

3) Tawnday l'hotel?

4) Kaya ekouta tashiihkawinn!



Language information at Wikipedia and Ethnologue

Alternate names for Michif include Mitchif, Mechif, Michif-Cree, Métif, Métchif, and French Cree


The four essential
travel phrases in English:

1) Where is my room?
2) Where is the beach?
3) Where is the bar?
4) Don't touch me there!
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