Welcome to Tlingit Phrases v1.1!

Here you can listen, learn and read about traditional Tlingit language and activities. This pilot project was funded by the Teslin Tlingit Council, The Public Health Agency of Canada and created with the help of the children, citizens and elders of the Village of Teslin. If you would like to participate in future events or recordings, please get in touch with Patty Wiseman.

This entire site is touch sensitive....try it on an iPad!

A finger swiping the screen

To Get Started:

  • Swipe or drag downwards with your mouse
  • Click the Prev or Next arrows on the right
  • Press up or down on the keyboard
  • Scroll with the mousewheel, or touchpad

Okay, Now Listen!

The menu on the right is the index, which is also touch sensitive, select a book or page to begin.

You can click on the sound icons at any time to hear phrases in Tlingit or translated to English.

Soundwaves coming from a speakerClick Me!

Gunalchéesh!

Notice A Problem? Let Us Know!

Tlingit Phrases is currently under construction, so if you see that something is broken please send an E-mail to DJ at TundraTech to help get the bugs squashed. This site is best viewed on an iPad for now, until the kinks get worked out.

Come back soon as there are more updates coming....

All audio, video, and image content © Teslin Tlingit Council 2013

Loading... 01. When I Make Caribou Stew
Loading... 02. When I Go Net Fishing
Loading... 03. When I Cook Bannock
Loading... 04. Numbers and Colors
Loading... 05. Happy Graduation
Loading... 06. When I Go Grouse Hunting
Loading... 07. When I Go Berry Picking
Loading... 08. When I Learn to Cut Fish
Loading... 09. When I Get Up In The Morning
Loading... 10. When I Go to Bed at Night
Loading... 11. When I Know My Body
Loading... 12. When I Visit the Nurse
Loading... 13. When I Help Out Around The House