Sample Verbs in Great Andamanese

Exemplar Verb Phrases in Great Andamanese

These are some examples of the verb phrases with basic meaning extracted from a list of basic sentences.

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Verb Phrase 

 

bi

boʃobo

belɔ

be

jiyo

unɖuke

unɖue

tunʈɔlo

eʈʈɔlo

ʃui

bule

untɛle

untɛlebe

akaɲarɔ

cibe

ŋucibim

uʈʰunce ~uʈʰunci

uʈʰuncikamo

ʈʰuŋuncibe

neɲobe

ŋuʈʰacebim ~ ŋuʈʰacibim

eɲo-ɸ

kaɲɔrɔke

kaɲɔrɔkɔ

raʃuekom ~ raʃuikom

raʃuiko

ʈʰuŋolobom ~ ʈʰuŋolbom

beliŋo

utpʰo ~ itpʰu

ikubeliŋ

beliŋ-ɸ

rapʰo

ʃerep

empʰilpʰulo

empʰilbo

empʰilo

ecaʈo

ecaʈobe ~ ecaʈbe

kʰuo

unnikue ~ uni kʰue

kʰue

jiyom ~ ijiom

jiyum ~ ijiom

jiyo ~ ijo

ejiu ~ ijio

ijul ~ ijiul

ŋaɲabo

ʈʰaɲabo

ijume ~ ijime

jupʰo ~ ijipʰo

jipʰo ~ ijipʰo

taakaɲa

akaɲabom

akaɲal

ebuʈʰe

buʈʰo~ buʈʰɔ

ibuʈʰɔ

boʈʰɔ

bɔrɔtʰe

buʈʰo

ekɛrenceo

ʈʰɛrenceo

ŋɛrenceo

coŋɔ

coŋo

ŋutcoŋo

tɛʃe

ieke

ʈʰumoke

connepʰobe

eolencikɔ

ʈʰutconnepʰo

dunotconne

mutconne

dutconnam ~ dutconneom

ʈʰɛŋutconnebe

meŋutconnebe

ŋutconnepʰo

ŋutconnepʰo

mutconne

ŋutconnebom

ŋutconnebo

inciko

utconne

otconne

incikom

ɛrʃoloke

boʃuʈ

empʰilo

noe

etmokom

mokom

mokɔ

ɲyokom

rɔʃe

ebano

taelukʰo

lub

lubincikom

itʰudo

ereŋkʰolebom ~ ereŋkʰolbom

ereŋkʰolam ~ ereŋkʰolom

akamelil

tɛbolbe

tɛbolɔ

ulunciko

ʈʰoeola

eolebo

taole ~ taeule

erteɖel

eole

ŋoiʃɔro ~ ŋoʃɔro

ʃɔrokamo ~ ʃɔr-kamo

ŋaunobe

akaunol

akaunom

tabeno

uʈʰijira

ŋokɛle

ʈobo

ʈob

ʈobi ~ ʈob

ʈobi ~ ʈob

tɛrtakom

ikjiral

unnijiral

tabiŋo

tabiŋobe

ektɛrʈɔe

ipʰilo

olamo

ŋutunceiko ~ ŋutuncɛkʰo

ocikom

ʃolom

oʃolul

ʃolopʰu

oʃolopʰu ~oʃolpʰu

itʃiro

itʃire

erŋolom

English Gloss (Root Meaning) 

 

be

beat

be-aux

be-aux

be-exist

break

break

break(intr)

break(intr)

burn

buy

call

call

come-frequently

come

come

come

come

come

come

come

come

come-frequently

come-frequently

cook

cook

cry

cut

cut

cut

cut

cut

cut

die

die

die

do

do

drink

drink

drink

eat

eat

eat

eat

eat

eat

eat

eat

eat

eat

eat-chew

eat-chew

eat-chew

fall

fall

fall

fall

fall

fall

fight

fight

fight

find

find

find

give

give

give

go

go

go

go

go

go

go

go

go

go

go

go

go

go

go

go

go

hang

hit

kill

knit

leave

leave

leave

live

love

make

pick

pick

pick

pierce

play

play

return

run away

run away

see

see

see

see

see

see

sing

sing

sit

sit

sit

sleep

speak

stay

steal

steal

steal

steal

tell

tell

tell

think

think

throw

throw

tire

to be angry

come

walk

walk

walk

walk

wash

wash

write

 

 

 

 

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