us̲da    ᐅᔆᑕ    ʌs̪da    V

he is sitting, he is located

  

[∅-da < da₁ «sit-1»]  Imperfective Affirmative  Continuous

This verb is frequently used to indicate the location of people regardless of their posture.


(1)
Ts'ekeyazkw'usudak'utus̲da.
girlchaironshe is sitting
The girl is sitting on a chair.
 


(2)
Kalinchaus̲da.
Colleentoohe is sitting
Colleen is there too.

Related Words:   Posture and Assumption of Position


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