Hide and Seek

Hide and Seek

 

Hide -ahseht-

tahatahseht            It is where he hid.

[tah-hah-tah-seht]

t-                      cislocative

-a-                    factual

-ha-                  masculine singular agent – he

-t-                     semi-reflexive

-ahseht             verb root – hide + punctual aspect

 

sahseht                 Hide (said to one person)

[sah-seht]

s-                     imperative + 2nd person singular agent – you

-aseht               verb root – hide + imperative aspect

 

ihutahsehtih        He is hiding.

[ee-hoo-tah-seh-teeh]

i-                      partitive

-hu-                  masculine singular patient – he

-t-                     semi-reflexive

-ahseht-            verb root – hide

-ih                    stative aspect

 

hęhǫtahsehtahkwaˀ          It will be the place of their (m) hiding.

[heh-hon-tah-seh-tahkwah-ah]

hę-                   future

-hǫ-                  masculine plural agent – they (m)

-t-                     semi-reflexive

-ahseht-            verb root – hide

-ahkw-             instrumental root suffix

-aˀ                    punctual aspect

 

Seek, search for -ihša-

 

tahesaˀatihšakyeˀ   They (m) are coming to look for you (s).

[tah-heh-sah-ah-teeh-shah-kyeh-eh]

t-                      cislocative

-a-                    factual

-hesa-               masculine plural agent + 2nd person singular patient – they (m) – you (s)

-aˀt-                  noun root – body

-ihš-                 verb root – search for + stative aspect

-aky-                progressive root suffix

-eˀ                    purposive aspect

 

aˀyǫmąąˀtihšaˀ       They (f) searched for it (an animal).

[ah-ah-yon-man-an-teeh-shah-ah]

aˀ-                    factual

-yǫmą-             feminine-zoic plural agent + feminine-zoic singular patient – it

-ąˀt-                  noun root – body

-ihša-               verb root – search for

-ˀ                      punctual aspect

 

iwihšas                 She is searching for it.

[ee-weeh-shas]

iw-                   partitive

-ihša-               feminine-zoic singular agent – she + verb root – search

-s                     habitual aspect

 

ahariwihšaˀ           He searched for, inquired about a matter.

[ah-hah-ree-weeh-shah-ah]

a-                     factual

-ha-                  masculine singular agent – he

-riw                  noun root – matter

-ihša-               verb root – search

-ˀ                      punctual aspect

 

 

 

 

 

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