wahpétsó

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-wahpé-tsó = full-CAUS; derivations from this root with forms from the transMult system that are attested are: -0, i.e. wahpe 'be full' (intransitive), -cunu, i.e. wahpécunu 'be full' (intrans(mult-sing?) (see example 71)), -jcatye, i.e. wahpéjcatye 'be full' (intr. mult)

Coding frame

Complex Verb form

Examples

(2)
Wajpi wáhpetsó vááso nújpácyotu.
wajpi
man
wáhpe-tsó
full-CAUS
vááso
glass
nújpácyo-tu
water-ABL
‘The man filled the glass with water.’
(71)
Vááso wahpécunú nújpácyotu.
vááso
glass
wahpé-cunú
fill-MULT.INTR
nújpácyo-tu
water-ABL
‘The glass is full of water.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# FILL Coding set Argument type
1 filler NP-nom A
2 filled container NP-acc P
3 filling material NP-abl X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R double causative y
C
R y
U
N n
C
R subject agent & beneficiary y
U
N n