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Learn Cherokee through conversations

Cherokee is the language of North America's Cherokee people. It is one of the healthiest indigenous languages of North America with an extensive library of literature and a significant community of native speakers.

Grammar Notes

No interpretation is created equal. Grammar Notes, color-coding, and features that focus on specific grammatical nuances between target and source language strengthens your understanding of Cherokee language structure.

Culture Notes

Etiquette, body language, gestures — set the mood. Culture Notes provide a backdrop to learning material and let the Cherokee culture come alive, setting you up to forge deeper connections with Cherokee culture and make a positive impression.

Vocabulary

Critical thinking and memory-building exercises blend new vocabulary into lesson progress, allowing you to pick up on the structure of your target language so you can apply new content that will be presented in various contexts throughout the course.

Pronunciation

Didn’t catch that? Hear it again at a conversational speed, hover over for phonetics, or click on the word for an articulated narration. Tone your accent against native speaker audio by activating the voice comparison tool.

Course Overview

Learn Cherokee language basics, from common phrases all the way to more advanced concepts

Cherokee

Main Units

Our main language course that contains the core content.

  • 1Cherokee
  • Chapter 1 - Greetings, Gratitude, Goodbyes
  • Chapter 2 - Getting to Know You

Conversational and Grammar Goals

Chapter 1 - Greetings, Gratitude, Goodbyes

Conversational Goals

  • Express Gratitude
  • Greet People
  • Make Small Talk
  • Say Goodbye

Grammar Goals

  • Be Introduced to Word Formation
  • Form Negative Sentences
  • Learn the Question Suffix -Ꮷ
  • Learn the Suffixes -Ꮚ and -Ꮎ

Conversational and Grammar Goals

Chapter 2 - Getting to Know You

Conversational Goals

  • Ask and Say Where One Is From
  • Ask Someone's Name
  • Get to Know Some Popular Cherokee Names
  • Introduce Yourself
  • Respond to Introductions

Grammar Goals

  • Be Introduced to the Present Tense
  • Get More Practice with Negative Sentences and Questions
  • Learn the Question Words ᎦᏙᎤᏍᏗ , ᎦᏙ , and ᎭᏢ
  • Understand How Personal Pronouns Work
  • Use the Suffixes -Ꮂ and -ᏍᏊ

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