gzaabiid

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vai; also used to mean 'drown'

Coding frame

Verb type: vai

Example

(120)
Gaawii gii-ntaa-bgizsii, mii dash gii-gzaabiid.
gaawii
not
gii-nitaa-bgizo-sii-w
PAST-be.good.at-swim.AI-NEG-3SBJ
mii
so
dash
then
gii-gonzaabii-d
PAST-sink-3SBJ
‘He wasn't a good swimmer, so he drowned.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# SINK Coding set Argument type
1 sunken entity V.subjS S

Alternations

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