Example 116 of Ainu

Example Verb meaning Example of...
(116)
Cep supa kur cep supa kam supa kur kam supa kane ukasuy hine.
cep
fish
supa
cook.PL
kur
man
cep
fish
supa
cook.PL
kam
meat
supa
cook.PL
kur
man
kam
meat
supa
cook.PL
kane
and
u-kasuy
REC-help
hine
and
‘A man responsible for cooking fish cooked fish, and a man responsible for cooking meat cooked meat, and so they helped each other.’
HELP an Alternation:
Subject-oriented reciprocal