Example 944 of Hoocąk

Example Verb meaning Example of...
(944)
Wiirokų waanįra, hąke hižą hįgijiranįkjenera, yaaperesra, eesge nee honį hakį.
wiirokų
tool
ho<ha>nį=ra
<1E.A>search=DEF
hąke
NEG.IN
hižą
one
hį-gijire-nį-kjene=ra
1E.U-help-NEG.FIN-FUT=DEF
hi<ha>peres=ra
<1E.A>know=DEF
eesge
that's.why
nee
1EMPH
honį
search
ha-kįį
1E.A-make.self
‘The tool I was looking for, no-one was going to help me and I knew it, so I made myself look for it.’
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Reflexive causative (kįį)