kʷə-kʷt-əm

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reduplicated form of kwet-em, which is composed of the bound root kʷət with the MDL suffix. The root without the MDL suffix is not grammatical

Coding frame

Example

(120)
kʷukʷtəm John.
kʷu-kʷt-əm
IMPF-sick-MDL
John
pers.name
‘John is sick.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# BE ILL Coding set Argument type
1 sick person V.sbj S

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
U
N n
C
y
C
N used as the basic form y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y