hiperes

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second argument slot is often filled with a complement clause

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(229)
Woorak wiiraperesra hanąąc woįragišarakną?
woorak
story
wa-hi<ra>peres=ra
OBJ.3PL-<2.A>know=DEF
hanąąc
all
wa-ho<hį-ra-gi-ša>rak-ną
OBJ.3PL-<1E.U-2.A-APPL.BEN-2.A>tell-POT
‘Can you tell me all the stories you know?’
(264)
Nįįkjąknąąka wawiraperes?
nįįkjąk=nąąka
child=POS.NTL.PL:DIST
wa-hi<ra>peres
OBJ.3PL-<2.A>know
‘Do you know those kids?’
(268)
(Nąągu) hoixara hawįc haitera yaaperesšąną.
nąągu_hoixa=ra
driveway=DEF
hawįc
more.than.enough
haite=ra
go.through\1E.A=DEF
hi<ha>peres=šąną
<1E.A>know=DECL
‘It struck me all of a sudden that I had just passed the driveway.’
(228)
Woorak yaaperesra hanąąc wootakšąną.
woorak
story
hi<ha>peres=ra
<1E.A>know=DEF
hanąąc
all
wa-hotak=šąną
OBJ.3PL-tell\1E.A=DECL
‘I told all the stories I know.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# KNOW Coding set Argument type
1 knower act.V A
2 known thing/person obj:und.V P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
M only with POSS of U meaning, otherwise higiperes means 'translate' y
(265)
‘He stood there translating for him.’
(266)
‘He knew of his uncle that lived out west.’
C
N y
C
N hoiperes can mean 'knowledge' y
C
N haraperes = 'to remind so of sth., make them recall'-like y
C
N y
C
R y
(269)
‘Those old ladies over there they seem to know each other.’
C
R y
(267)
‘My uncle that's living out there I know his Indian name.’
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
M y
(271)
‘At the powwow they used the loudspeaker and made every body know that it was going to rain.’
C
R y
(272)
‘I made myself know something they were talking about yesterday in my dream.’
C
M y
(270)
‘I was lying in the hospital and they let me know what was wrong with me.’
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R y
(841)
‘I made him aware of where he was from, where he came from (e.g. talking to one of my clan members).’
C
N y