door

Door -tuw-

 

yatuwaʼ                door

[yah-too-wah-ah]

ya-                   feminine-zoic singular agent – it

-tuw-                noun root – door

-aˀ                    noun suffix

 

setuwaeˀ               Knock on the door (said to one person).

[seh-too-wah-eh-eh]

se-                    imperative + 2nd person singular -you (s)

-tuw-                noun root – door

-ae-                  verb root – hit

-ˀ                      imperative aspect

 

Close, block    -tǫ-

 

setutǫh                 Close the door (said to one person).

[seh-too-tonh]

se-                    imperative + 2nd person singular agent – you (s)

-tu-                   noun root – door

-tǫ-                   verb root – close

-h                     imperative aspect

 

setutǫmaˀ             Open the door (said to one person).

[seh-too-ton-mah-ah]

se-                    imperative + 2nd  person singular agent – you (s)

-tu-                   noun root – door

-tǫ-                   verb root – close

-ma-                 undoer root suffix

-ˀ                      imperative aspect

 

 

 

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