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Handbook of North American Indians: Southwest, Volumes 9-10
William C. Sturtevant
Limited preview - 1978
absolutive suffix active stem addition adverbial affixes Arikara aru:sa co-occur combinations composites compounds consonant clusters contraction deleted demonstratives derived descriptive stems descriptive verbs distributive dual elements epenthesis evidential Examples existential existential forms existential subordinate final s_ final vowel formation glottal stop he-ru heru hiri imperative imperfect inchoative forms incorporated indicative mode infinitive mode inflected initial intr intransitive jussive kin terms language laryngeal locative stem locative verbs marked morpheme nominal nominal absolutive noun incorporation noun root noun stem object obstruent occur independently Pawnee perfect aspect phonetic phonological rules pi:raski pi:ta plural subject precedes preverb primary locatives proclitics pronominal pronoun ra gerundial mode rawa reduplication restricted second person semantic sequence short vowel simple small number South Band stem final subj subject possessor subjunctive subordinate form transitive verbs uks aorist usitative variant verb forms verb roots