usk'as̲    ᐅᔆᘀᔆ    ʌskʼas̪    V

I am filing, sharpening

[∅-k'as̲ < k'as̲₁ «file»]  Imperfective Affirmative  Continuous

This form is appropriate when sharpening something for the first time, e.g. when making a knife.


(1)
Ook'ausk'as̲.
its bladeI am sharpening
I am sharpening its blade.
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