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Miyebirrigba sees a pheasant



Miyebirrigba sees a pheasant

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Miyebirrigba n-rrungga yigba


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Old spelling.; Anindilyaugwa language


Anindilyakwa; English; Anindilyakwa language N151


Traditional; pheasants; LAAL; Bilingual education resources; Anindilyakwa langauge N151; Anindilyakwa people N151; Anandilyakwa; Aninhdhilyagwa; Yingguru; Warnindilyakwa; Enindilyakwa; Ingura; Amakurupa; Andilagwa; Andiljaugwa; Andiljaukwa; Andilyaugwa; Anindiljaugwa; Anindilyaugwa; Awarikpa; En Indiljaugwa; Endiljaugwa; Enindiljaugwa; Enindilyaugwa; Groote Eylandt; Lamadalpu; Wani Ndiljaugwa; Wanindilyaugwa; Enindhilyagwa; Anindhilyakwa; Eninhdhilyagwa; Wanindilyaugwa Ingura; Gunwinyguan

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Bilingual Education Section, Dept of Education

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cdu:30868; LAAL_ID:an0062


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Bilingual Education Section, Dept of Education



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M iy e b ir r ig b a se e s a p h ea sa n t. A n in d ily au g w a O n e day so m e c h ild re n an d M iy e b ir r ig b a w e n t to th e ju n g le . (a little d o g) T h e y w e n t w a l k i n g a n d M iy e b ir r ig b a saw a p h ea sa n t. M i y e b i r r i g b a c h a s e d t h e p h e a sa n t in to th e ju n g le . It c lim b e d in to th e tree . Y i, y i, y i, c r ie d M iy e b ir r ig b a . W h a t s t h e m a t t e r , M iy e b ir r ig b a ? sa id th e c h ild re n . N e v e r m in d M iy e b ir r ig b a , It s all r ig h t n o w .