The word “toki”, when used by itself, is a common greeting: toki! Toki_Pona#Colors. Reply to 'How are you?' 3. My name is ... nimi mi li ... Where are you from? Lesson 10: Greetings and Feelings. hello! tomo pi mi mute li pakala. The classic word list was complete and had things to say about part of speech that have since become controversial. kaikaku. A call for response if it is not clear if anyone is present or listening, or if a telephone conversation may have been disconnected. ), Looks like you're using new Reddit on an old browser. one language is never enough. Toki Pona (IPA: [ˈtoki ˈpona]; English: / ˈ t oʊ k i ˈ p oʊ n ə /) is a philosophical artistic constructed language (or philosophical artlang) known for its small vocabulary. toki n language, talking, speech, communication mod talking, verbal vt say vi talk, chat, communicate interj hello! The consensus answer (thanks Oliver Mason) for how to translate Haters gonna hate into Toki Pona is the following:. Toki Pona; Welcome: kama pona: Hello (General greeting) toki! sina pona ala pona? The language toki pona has been around since 2001, and the official toki pona book was published in 2014. Many of us felt that this is just a relex of English, whereas it should be 'toki kepeken toki pona' ('speak using/by means of Toki Pona'). The classic list is from about 2007 and had 118 words (as compared to about 125 depending on what you count). nimi sina li seme? hi! kama pona tawa kulupu pi toki pona lon lipu Wesi! toki! Now, I shall explain what Toki Pona is. Simply log in and add new translation. sina pona lukin." meli li toki e soweli, e waso. Toki Pona is a minimalist constructed language that has only ~120 words! sina tan ma seme? Cookies help us deliver our services. (colloquial) Used sarcastically to imply that the person addressed or referred to has done something the speaker or writer considers to be foolish. Chat Room Guidelines. Long time no see: tenpo mute la mi lukin ala e sina: What's your name? Did you understand what I just said? Last edited by lucazd (Feb. 27, 2018 07:01:48) Discussion Forums » Things I'm … I'm back now, and I decided not to do it on Toki Pona, since many other people have done Toki Pona video lessons already. How are you? noka li wawa la jan li pona. So, due to its small vocabulary and relatively easy grammar I think that if Duo gave us some place in the incubator a Toki Pona course could be made in less than a month, weeks indeed. tenpo pini la mi wile pali e toki pona kepeken nimi lili. hello in Toki Pona - English-Toki Pona Dictionary | Glosbe. You might also tell them apart by calling Gallium, «telo Kalijun», how about compound names? I reccomend you learn it! ona lili tawa lon. By using our services, you agree to our use of cookies. I'll expain what Toki Pona is after I come back. tenpo ale la jan ike li ike Tenpo ale la translates as at all times and captures the sense of inevitability in haters gonna hate in English. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. I am a lesbian (mi mije.) Thanks in advance, Lucas. Note: copernicium is likely a liquid at room temperature. Toki pona is in the awkward position of being a language of few words, so if a word was left out, then either a new word has to be added, a meaning assigned to an existing word, or new idioms, and finally grammaticalization. I want to give credit to NathanMcCoy because I took heavy inspiration from his writing system, sitelen sike. 1: hello in Toki Pona ; 2: my name is... in Toki Pona ; 3: my name is in Toki Pona ; 4: sun in Toki Pona ; 5: emotion in Toki Pona ; 6: with in Toki Pona ; 7: Lizard in Toki Pona ; 8: fix in Toki Pona ; 9: what is your name? mi pilin pona tan ni: mi jo ni pu! I have made a font for it with ligatures and everything, but I … mi pilin pona. toki wan. -- They said: "Hello! Pleased to meet you See www.tokipona.org for the website of Toki Pona, including the official Toki Pona book (2014). It makes our dictionary English Toki Pona real, as it is created by native speakers people, that uses language for every day. tomo n indoor constructed space, e.g. If you are new to toki pona, you can find lessons and dictionaries to use along side these lessons. blank seme lon toki pona? I'm gonna work on a series of video lessons for Toki Pona. sina pilin e seme? I decided to do it on Viesa, my English code. An expression of puzzlement or discovery. I like Toki Pona. in Toki Pona … Toki, shamans in the ancient Ryukyu Islands; Toki is also a Yoruba name given to Nigerian boys or girls. Now, I shall explain what Toki Pona is. mi olin e meli. I have made this sitelen for personal use but I thought I might as well share it. (mi meli.) hello! jan pali ni li pali e tomo mi: ona li jo e kiwen mute. Because Kalium can also be Potassium (always going from Latin here), 19 might also be Potasijun. The Yoruba meaning is *God the king is worthy to be praised* according to the Yoruba tribe in Nigeria. - A worker fixes the device and looks at (reads) a document. That means you can learn it very quickly. n: head noun; mod: modifier (adjective or adverb) sep: separator Russian has calqued some Latin names to avoid sounding too foreign, Cl - komojela (kon moli jelo laso) and so on, UPD What if He was konkiki cause kon+heehee and people on Helium sound so damn funny lol, Ni li pona. toki pona. The official site poses some brief discussion of the cultural values of toki pona. The corpus, particularly the proverbs provide some more linguistic ‘culture.‘ However, it hard to differentiate between an opinion, which could be expressed equally in any language and an description of the conculture of simplicity. people have done Toki Pona video lessons already. This is a list of the 0-1,000 queries to the English-Toki Pona dictionary. One or two examples in the book seem inconsistent with the words' meanings or feel like a wrong use of them caused by interference from English, for example 'toki lon toki pona' - 'speak in Toki Pona'. Birds fly in air. Expression of greeting used by two or more people who meet each other. pona sona pi (wawa pi ma Lipija) poka toki lawa mute pi jan lawa nanpa tu pi ma Atilanisi. [citation needed] Toki (apple), a variety of Japanese apple; Toki, the word for speech/language, and for hello in Toki Pona. hello. Or it can be used to provide even more detailed descriptions of subjects or objects. welcome. nimi mute. Idioms in toki pona are short noun phrases and verb given a first among equals meaning by the language designers fiat. ), and lots of abrasiveness. h i English and the official page in English an excellent site on in English in Russian in French in German in Esperanto This PDF booklet is a derivative work by Eliazar Parra Cárdenas in 2004 (translated to English in 2009). Prepositional phrases can also act as the entire predicate. /hɛˈləʊ̯/, /həˈləʊ̯/, həˈləʊ, /həˈloʊ̯/, /hɛˈloʊ̯/. Listen Lanugage: French Duration: 8 minutes, 46 seconds Transcript Translated to English by Sonja Elen Kisa. one language. how are you? ma pi toki pona taso. I'm going. ali li kama wan. sina ken toki tawa e jan tan ma ali. mi utala ala. i don't fight. The closest translation was "The strength of Libya beside many commands of vice president of Atlantis" by jastako . 19 and 31 have the same name. kama pona. Help us in creating the largest English-Toki Pona dictionary online. – Hello! The influence of Libyan power on the election of Atlantis' vice president. mi sona ala. i don't understand ... toki wan li pona lili. I am gay (male) (ona) li ike (she/he/it) is bad, I don't like (her/him/it) kama pona. A greeting (salutation) said when meeting someone or acknowledging someone’s arrival or presence. Ni li pona mute tawa ona. long time no see. verb noun interjection /hɛˈləʊ̯/ /həˈləʊ̯/ həˈləʊ /həˈloʊ̯/ /hɛˈloʊ̯/. 3-60 From Toki Pona Jump to: navigation, search On July 18, 2007, Denis Robichaud, host of 3-60 on Radio-Canada Première Chaîne (Atlantique), interviewed Sonja Elen Kisa about Toki Pona. The toki pona community has been using about 10 different online forums over the past 10 years, mailing lists etc, and all of them have seen their share of spam and other bad behavior, a very few fights, many arguments (and some of those productive ones! I decided to do it on Viesa, my English code. jan pali li pona e ilo, li lukin e lipu. 120 words. ona li toki e ni: "toki! welcome. Denis (0:00): ale li pona. translation and definition "hello", English-Toki Pona Dictionary online hello IPA: /hɛˈləʊ̯/, /həˈləʊ̯/, həˈləʊ, /həˈloʊ̯/, /hɛˈloʊ̯/; Type: verb, noun, interjection; hello, we at ca:Toki pona are using this image to illustrate colors in toki pona. thanks! -- The worker with lots of rocks built my home. Telegram. Hi, I'm Pau Roca, my toki pona name is jan Kie. - [subj][state of being/prep-head][prep-obj]. Our house is messed up. toki! mi lon tomo. A call for response if it is not clear if anyone is present or listening, or if a telephone conversation may have been disconnected. The site may not work properly if you don't, If you do not update your browser, we suggest you visit, Press J to jump to the feed. mi tawa. I have started a resource page for additional information and links to all things toki pona. Mama mi la sona e suli sona pi kon,ko en telo. The basic idea is that if you completely understand all of the grammar and words used in this story, you should know all of the words and grammar rules (at least most forms) in Toki Pona. mi olin e mije. sina pilin seme? You look good." can someone check it to see if it is correct? toki pona li pona tawa mi. There are five words in toki pona that can fulfill the unique role as the head of a prepositional phrase, kepeken, lon, tan, tawa, and sama. Thus I decided to create this monologue to learn Toki Pona. all becomes one. Glosbe is a collaborative project and every one can add (and remove) translations. It is updated monthly. an expression of greeting; "every morning they exchanged polite hellos". waso li tawa lon kon. Toki Pona. you can talk with people from all over the world. I have tried to keep to the original format as much as possible. A greeting used when answering the telephone. Parts of speech. jan lili li toki e ni: sina pona. toki pona. pona tawa sina. It was created by Canadian linguist and translator Sonja Lang for the purpose of simplifying thoughts and communication. This words also have roles outside of prepositions, for instance as actions or modifiers. Phrases. Hello everybody, today I wanted to tell you about Toki Pona, an artificial language which claims to be the easiest in the world as it only has 120 or 122 words aprox. The items in here are taken from the official Toki Pona Book by Sonja Lang, 2014. Thus you can learn Toki Pona in … kulupu pi toki pona. tenpo mute la mi sitelen lape kepeken toki pona! how do you say blank in toki pona? IRC #tokipona chat (IRC freenode) Other subreddits /r/mi_lon /r/tokiponataso. -- The child said that you're good. Revisa las traducciones de 'hello' en Toki Pona. Bye! Consulta los ejemplos de traducción de hello en las frases, escucha la pronunciación y aprende gramática. 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