hop-i (SG)/hop-pa (PL)

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hop-i (SG)/hop-pa (PL) 'leave (behind) sb/sth'.This verb is a deponent direct causative.

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(318)
Akor nispa mosir hoppa hi oro wano.
a=kor
IND.A=have
nispa
rich.man
mosir
land
hoppa
leave.PL
hi
NR
or-o
place-POSS
wa-no
ABL-ADV
‘Since the moment my husband has left this world...’
(320)
Aunuhu aonaha kira hine yap hine oraun sinenne aihoppa tono or ta ki p ne kusu...
a=unu-hu
IND.A=mother-POSS
a=ona-ha
IND.A=father-POSS
kira
run
hine
and
yap
go.ashore.PL
hine
and
ora-un
then-COP
sine-n-ne
one-human.CL-as
a=i=hoppa
IND.A=IND.O=leave.PL
tono
Japanese.lord
or
place
ta
LOC
ki
do
p
NR
ne
COP
kusu
because
‘My father and mother ran away and returned (home) and I was left alone at the place of a Japanese lord, so...’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# LEAVE Coding set Argument type
1 leaver subj.V A
2 left place/person obj.V P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N y
C
R y
(319)
‘My bolder sister said to me as she left this world.’
C
R y
(321)
‘"Leave your son with me," (He) said, so...’
(322)
‘I will catch many deer and bears and leave them for uncles.’
C
N y
C
N y
C
y
C
R y
(323)
‘I watched over the lives of my nieces and grandchildren, and then I left this world.’
C
y
C
N y
C
y