Veteran’s Day in the United States
Remembrance Day in Canada
In honor of Veteran’s Day and Remembrance Day we urge you to read the Anishinaabemowin and English book Sounding Thunder: The Stories of Francis Pegahmagabow by Brian D. McInnes. Dibaajimowinan omaada’oozhinang mii igo aanikoobijige. The stories he shares with us make inter-generational connections.
- ishkoniganan – reservations
- mookomaanan – knives
- zhimaaganan – spears
Note: You can see that all of these nouns are inanimate because they become plural with “an”.