to exist

To Exist – -te-

tuh       kǫhtarateˀ                                 There is a lake there.

there    where there is a lake

kǫhtarateˀ  Where there is a lake.

[konh-tah-rah-teh-eh]

k-         cislocative

-ǫhtar-  feminine-zoic singular agent – it + noun root – lake

-a-        joiner vowel

-te-       verb root – exist

-ˀ          stative aspect

 

kyuh                karateˀ                          A forest is nearby

nearby             where a forest exists

 

karateˀ            Where there are woods.

[kah-rah-teh-eh]

k-         cislocative

-a-        feminine-zoic singular agent – it

-r-        noun root – woods, forest

-a-        joiner vowel

-te-       verb root – exist

-ˀ          stative aspect

 

tsahteˀ                          tuh       nǫmądeˀ           Be there now.

be somewhere                         there    now

tsahteˀ                  Be somewhere.

[tsah-teh-eh]

tsah-                 imperative + 2nd person plural agent – you (p)

-te-                   verb root – exist

-ˀ                      imperative aspect

 

setaˀwah               Be away from it.

[seh-tah-ah-wah]

se-                    imperative + 2nd person singular agent – you

-t-                     verb root – exist

-aˀwa-              undoer root suffix

-h                     imperative aspect

 

šǫmąh              uenǫtatekwi                                         On the far side of the fence.

far side            it is a place concerning the fence

 

uenǫtatekwi         It is a place relating to a fence.

[oo-eh-non-tah-teh-kwee]

u-                     feminine-zoic singular patient – it

-enǫt-               noun root – hedge, fence

-a-                    joiner vowel

-te-                   verb root – exist

-kw-                 instrumental root suffix

-i                      stative aspect

 

ayutriwaˀteˀ           One has a matter, custom.

[ah-yoo-tree-wah-ah-teh-eh]

ayu-                 Indefinite patient – one, they

-t-                     semi-reflexive

-riw                  noun root – matter, custom

-a-                    joiner vowel

-ˀte-                  verb root – exist

-ˀ                      stative aspect

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