“Hi”                                                                 “Msugh” Fun Fact: Msugh means, Hi, sorry, thank you, welcome and lot's more in Tiv. If you don't know what to say to a Tiv person just say Msugh! You can't go wrong with Msugh.

"Hi, my name is Terver.                                      “Msugh, Iti yam er Terver.”

"It's a pleasure to meet you.  I’m Sedoo."             “Msugh, mo mba yerem er Sedoo.”

“Good Afternoon?”                                             “U pande ver?”

“How is your day going?”                                     "U pande nena?"

"How do you do?"                                               "U ngu nena?"

“I am well, thank you”                                         “M ngu dedoo, msugh”

"What is your name?"                                           “Iti yo ka nyi?”

“Good Morning”                                                  “U nder vee?”

“How is your morning going?”                              “U nder nena?”

“My name is Kwaghdoo.”                                     “Iti yam er Kwaghdoo”

Good bye                                                              Zadedoo