sleepy

Sleepy, Exhausted -yanyękw-

 

ǫyeyanyękwa       I just became sleepy.

[on-yeh-yan-yen-kwah]

on-                  factual (plus the -a- of the 1st person singular patient)

-ye-                  1st person singular patient

-yanyękw-       verb root – be sleepy, exhausted

-a                     punctual aspect

 

Kwižuh      sayanyękwih        Are you sleepy?

[kwee-zhooh]

 

sayanyękwih         You are sleepy

[sah-yan-yen-kweeh]

sa-                    2nd person singular patient – you

-yanyękw-       verb root – be sleepy

-ih                    stative aspect

 

ayeyanyękwih       I am sleepy, exhausted

[ah-yeh-yen-kweeh]

aye-                 1st person singular patient – I

-yanyękw-       verb root – be sleepy, exhausted

-ih                    stative aspect

 

uyanyękwih         She is sleepy, exhausted

[oo-yan-yen-kweeh]

u-                     feminine-zoic singular patient

-yanyękw-       verb root – be sleepy, exhausted

-ih                    stative aspect

 

 

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