The first challenge for a balanda learner of Kunwok is to get used to the idea that there's no words for hello or thank you. We like to discuss the weather with strangers, but here in West Arnhem, there's not much to discuss, except to remark on it being cold if it falls below 20.
When greeting people, you'll probably be the one to initiate the interaction. If you're a
It is completely appropriate to show curiosity about
|ngudda kamak?||are you good?||(use with any size of group)|
|yoh, kamak||yes, good|
|baleh yire?||where are you going?||(|