sapʼ-a-t

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ablaut form of səp'-t 'to club it'
Very few data on this because I elicited this form as 'beat' but which is an ablaut plural form of 'club'.

Coding frame

Example

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hihiw tih sapʼatas tə= ʔuɬqay.
hihiw
very
tih
big
sapʼ-a-t-∅-as
club[PL]-LV-CTR-3.OBJ-3.ERG
tə=
DET=
ʔuɬqay
snake
‘He beat the snake.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# BEAT Coding set Argument type
1 beatee V.obj P
2 beater V.sbj A

Alternations

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