kirirse

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Historically, kir-ir-se SCREAM contains a verbalizing suffix -se which is attached to a partially reduplicated onomatopoeic/mimetic root.

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(182)
Toy tum un nep ka kirirse haw as pekor hawas hawas.
toy
earth
tum
inside
un
ALL
nep
who
ka
even
kirirse
scream
haw
voice
as
stand.SG
pekor
as.if
haw-as
voice-stand.SG
haw-as
voice-stand.SG
‘It sounded as if there was someone screaming in the ground.’
(183)
Ukokirirsepa yakka kirirsepa.
uko-kirirse-pa
SOC-scream-PL
yak-ka
if-even
kirirse-pa
scream-PL
‘Even if everyone screams altogether...’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# SCREAM Coding set Argument type
1 screamer subj.V S

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N y
C
N y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
y