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Ljuba Veselinova (2003). Suppletion in verb paradigms bits and pieces of a puzzle.

URL: http://www.ling.su.se/staff/ljuba/ljubathesisall.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3405&langcode=ute (2021-09-26).


Example #1:

    a.     mama-ci               ka:-y
    woman-NOM:SUFF        sing-IMM
    `The woman is singing'
Example #2:

    a.     tawa-ci            u      pui-puga
    man-NOM-SUFF       he     sleep.SG-REM
    `The man slept'
Example #3:

    b.      ta:tawa-ci-u                       umu         kway-puga
    RDP-man-NOM:SUFF-PL                they        sleep.PL-REM
    `The men slept'
Example #4:

    a.     siva:tu-ci      uru        paa-gu:-pu
    goat-NOM        be         kill.SG-MOD-NOM
    `I wish s/he would kill the goat'
Example #5:

    b.       siva:tu-ci     uru         paa-qa-gu-pu
    goat-NOM       be          kill.sg-PL-MOD-NOM
    `I wish they would kill the goat'