nkw-ē-saʔą

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/nkwi-ē-saʔą/
CPL-AUX.down-be.attached

Coding frame

Examples

(182)
Nkwēsaʔą chu kíʔyūú nto yuú.
nkw-ē-saʔą
CPL-AUX.down-be.attached
chu
NOM.HUM
kíʔyū=V́
male=DEM
ntoo
face
yuu=V́
earth=DEM
‘The man sat down on the ground.’
(185)
Ntē kesaʔąya tāáya kwentū.
nteē
here
k-e-saʔą=ya
POT-AUX.down-be.attached=1PL.EXCL
tāá=ya
POT.give=1PL.EXCL
kwentū
story
‘Here we will sit, and we are going to give a story.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# SIT DOWN Coding set Argument type
1 sitdowner Ø S
2 sitting-down place LOC L

Alternations