CONJUGATION IN ‘dafa’

CONJUGATION IN ‘dafa’ - *THE...

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Unformatted text preview: *THE OBJECT PRONOUNS Ma / me La / you Ko / him, her , it u / us Leen/ you Leen / you Misaal Ubbil bunt bi .ubbi ko / open the door..open it The mark of the imperative 1st person singular disappeared when the object pronoun is immediately after the verb Misaal Ubbil bunt bi . ubbi ko *CONJUGATION IN dafa ( emphatic mode) With this type of conjugation, the emphasis is on the verb. *It is very often used with the state verbs , the adjectives . Misaal Dafa baax / he is kind Dafa tng / it is hot Dau reew / they are impolite Then when la (emphasis on the complement) can be used to talk about identity, peoples jobs dafa is often used to make observations misaal jngalekat la / he is a teacher dafa sedd tey/ it is cold today Affirmative form negative form Dama rafet i am pretty rafet uma / i am not pretty Danga rafet you are pretty rafe tuloo / you are not pretty Dafa rafet he/ she is pretty rafet ul / he /she is not pretty Dau rafet we are pretty rafet...
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This note was uploaded on 04/29/2008 for the course LCTL 150 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at Tulane.

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