Sḵwx̱wú7mesh Numbers

Learn to Count in Sḵwx̱wú7mesh!     1  –  nch’u7   2  –  án̓us   3  –  chánat   4  –  xa7útsen   5  –  tsíyichis   6  –  t’ak’ach   7  –  t’akw’usách   8  –  tkach   9  –  ts’es 10  –  úpen   Practice with a Sḵwx̱wú7mesh Number Game!   This is a fun and interactive dice game that you can play […]


Greetings in Sḵwx̱wú7mesh

Hello, are you doing good? –  Nú, chexw men wa ha7lh? (Respectful greeting.)   Hello. –  Nú. (To close friends)   I have arrived. – I chen tl’iḵ. (Used as a greeting)   You have arrived.– I chexw tl’iḵ. (Used as a response)    Everyone\all of you. – Tanúyap.  (Very formal. Used when addressing a crowd/to start a […]

HIRING: Executive Assistant to Khelsilem

Vancouver, BC | Part Time (approx. 32 hours per 2 weeks) DESCRIPTION: Khelsilem seeks an an individual who likes inspiring work changing the world. Khelsilem’s work ranges from co-Executive Director of numerous non-profits, soon to be lecturer at a local university, and leadership in the Indigenous Language Revitalization movement. You value innovation, community, and brainstorming […]