Quechua – Imagine that while growing up, your parents spoke to each other in a language you didn’t understand, using another language for you and your siblings. Gabina Funegra was exposed, in this way, to Quechua during her early childhood in Peru.
Sumaj punchay cachun! = Feliz cumpleaños! = Happy birthday!
Sumak kawsay = buen vivir = good living
sumaj punchay cachun tucuypaj = que sea un lindo dia para todos!
Diusulpay = Gracias = Thank you
Imamanta! = de nada! = your welcome!
Guacala = Disgusting
Sumak p’unchay kachun – buenos días tengas (manera formal)
Allinllachu? = Como están?