"Go there."

Translation:E hele i ʻō.

December 30, 2018



The o with okina and kahakou is gestural isnt it? Misguiding

December 30, 2018


Laila is used to refer to a place when the person you are addressing already knows what place you are talking about.

ʻŌ is used with a pointing gesture. ʻŌ is used in pointing out a place when the person you are talking to does not know what place you are referring to.

February 3, 2019


The person you are addressing can certainly know where "there" is. Maybe Paris, maybe the principal's office. Those wouldn't be "'ō." Clearer English would be "over there."

April 22, 2019
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