ešileni- (v.an.intran)  Do a certain way
Basic Forms
Myaamia English
iišileniaani I am doing it
iišileniaanki we (excl.) are doing it
iišileniyankwi we (incl.) are doing it
iišileniyani you are doing it
iišileniyiikwi you (pl.) are doing it
iišilenici he / she is doing it
iišileniciki they are doing it

Command Forms
Myaamia English
išilinilo you do it!
išiliniko you (pl.) do it!
išilinitaawi let's do it

Example Sentences
Myaamia English
keetwi iišileniyani what are you doing?
keetwi iišileniyiikwi what are you (pl.) doing?
niiši išilinilo do it this way!
moohci kiikoo iišileniaani I am not doing anything, I haven't been doing anything
moohci kiikoo iišileniaanki we (excl.) haven't been doing anything, we (excl.) are not doing anything
taaniši iišileniyani how did you do that?
keetwi kati išiliniyani noonki kaahkiihkwe what are you going to do today?
niilaahka teehši niiši iišileniaani Only I can do this
keetwi kati išiliniyani What will you be doing?
keetwi kati išiliniyani noonki pihkonteewi What are you doing tonight?
keetwi kati išiliniyani waapanke What are you doing tomorrow?
keetwi kati išiliniyani šayiipaawe What are you doing in the morning?

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