Be family poor – widows, widowers and orphans

Be Family Poor -esa-

 

ahaesahaˀ             He just became a widower, became family poor.

[ah-hah-eh-sah-hah-ah]

a-                     factual

-ha-                  masculine singular agent – he

-esa-                 verb root – be in a sad, poor state, be family poor

-ha-                  inchoative root suffix

-ˀ                      punctual aspect

 

uwesaʼndih           She is a widow, is family poor.

[oo-weh-sah-an-deeh]

uw-                    feminine-zoic singular patient – she

-esa-                 verb root – be family poor

-ˀnd-                 inchoative root suffix

-ih                    stative aspect

 

hutižesaʼndih       They (m) are in a poor state, are orphans, are family poor.

[hoo-tee-zheh-sah-an-deeh]

hutiz-masculine plural patient – they (m)

-esa-                 verb root – be family poor, be orphans

-ˀnd-                 inchoative root suffix

-ih                    stative aspect

 

 

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