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Grow -ętu-

 

esętuhaʼ                You (s) will grow.

[eh-sen-too-hah-ah]

e-                     future

-s-                    2nd person singular patient – you

-ętu-                 verb root – grow

-ha-                  inchoative root suffix

-ˀ                      punctual aspect

 

amętuhtih            It has grown up (something planted).

[ah-men-tooh-teeh]

am-                  feminine-zoic singular patient – it

-ętu-                 verb root – grow

-ht-                   causative root suffix

-ih                    stative aspect

 

hamętuhtiʼ           She raised him.

[hah-men-tooh-tee-ee]

ham-                feminine-zoic singular agent + masculine singular patient – she – him

-ętu-                 verb root – grow

-ht-                    causative root suffix

-iʼ                     stative aspect

šiwayętundih        I grew up at such a time (as something previously stated)

[shee-wah-yen-toon-deeh]

šiw-                 coincident

-ay-                  1st person singular patient – I

-ętu-                 verb root – grow

-nd-                  inchoative root suffix

-ih                    stative aspect

 

 

hunęntuˀndihakyeˀ          They (m) were growing,

[hoo-nen-too-oo-ndee-hah-kyeh-eh]

hun-                 masculine plural agent – they (m)

-ęntu-               verb root – grow

-ˀnd-                 inchoative root suffix

-i-                     stative aspect

-haky-              progressive root suffix

-eˀ                    purposive aspect

 

 

 

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