Feelings and Discussions

Vocabulary: Character

Ateso

English

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Iyapepeara

Soft, soft-spoken, polite, humble

Iyalana

H/She is funny or H/she likes cracking jokes

Esegaana

To be finicky

Emunonut

To be trustworthy

Ekalanyanut

To be lazy

Ibitiono/etiono etau

A selfish person (lit.: a person who doesn’t give)

Erimaana/Iyakiana

Obedient

Examples:

Ateso

English

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Arai eong aberu na ejokuka/ejoka iponesio

I’m a well mannered lady

Ipalioko/isialaka idwe kec

Their children are stubborn or cheeky

Ededeng ikesisianakinakaka noi, aitelekarit kacut Ejakait Oselle lo enyunyura ngin duc

My teachers are very strict, especially Mr. Oselle who is always grumpy.