VTA Practicum 10 Inverse 4

Negatives

(1) Conjugate to negative direct and to inverse mode, and translate, identify the obviative forms when applicable.

1st person sg of the verb neeweew (he sees s.o.)
3rd person pl sg of the verb ahwaaleew (he loves s.o.)
2nd person sg sg of the verb nihleew (he kills, beats s.o.)
1st person pl sg of the verb kataaleew (he wants s.o.)
3rd p sg sg of the verb neeweew
2nd person pl sg of the verb ahwaaleew

(2) Construct phrases using these words:

éewachu- PV often
asku- pv have to
pwaawii- pv unable to
peexoot pc soon, nearly.
ooteewaaleew vta visit s.o.
nu + oo => ndoo

He does not often visits me.
He should not visit me today.
She does not have to visit you.
His Mom did not visit him.
He will not visit us in the future.
She won’t come visit ye soon
They didn’t visit him, he didn’t have to visit them.

(3)

peeteekhamaweew vta write to s.o.

He didn’t write to me yesterday.
He will not write to you soon.
Did the man not write to her again?

(3)
péeshuweew bring s.o.

He brought me not.
He brought us not.
He brought them not.

(4)
(kteekahw)
kteekheew vta draw a picture of s.o.
nu + kt => ngut

pwaawii- pv unable to

He drew no picture of me.
Did he not draw a picture of you?
The man drew no picture of her.
He doesn’t want to draw a picture of us.
He will not draw a picture of us (incl).
She is not going to draw a picture of ye.
He didn’t draw a picture of them.

(4) Conjugate the verb Leew vta tell s.o. to all persons in negative inverse mode with and without the preverb kata-

1st sg _______________
2nd sg _______________
3rd sg _______________
1st pl _______________
2+1 pl _______________
2nd pl _______________
3rd pl _______________