nk-y-uteʔ

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/nk-y-uteʔ/
CPL-ITRN-be.hungy
When used as a stative, the root
yuteʔ occurrs with an auxilary.

Coding frame

Examples

(172)
Léē tiʔi nanēʔą́ʔ lō nu nchuteʔą̄ʔ.
léē
very
tiʔi
in.pain
nanēʔ=ą̄ʔ
stomach=1SG
when
nu
NOM
n-ch-uteʔ=ą̄ʔ
HAB-ITRN-be.hungry=1SG
‘My stomach hurts a lot when I am hungry.’
(174)
Tala nchuteʔyu nkutiyaąyu.
tala
for.sure
n-ch-uteʔ=yu
HAB-ITRN-be.hungry=3SG.M
nku-tiyaą=yu
CPL-arrive.here.NBASE=3SG.M
‘He was already hungry when he arrived.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# BE HUNGRY Coding set Argument type
1 hungry person Ø S

Alternations