Tsel we we éyò means ‘I am doing well’ or ‘I am doing good‘.
Tsel we eyò sounds like tsull wuh EY ah‘. Some Elders say the first word more like tshull, with a sh sound.
Audio: Elizabeth Phillips
This phrase has the following structure:
- we is an emphasis marker which does not translate directly into English.
- there is no equivalent to English ‘be‘ or ‘am‘