Kwakiutl; An Illustrative Sketch

Kwakiutl; An Illustrative Sketch

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1910 edition. Excerpt: ...before) is my--211.20 104.-emes words.; compounded of-sm-wis And So, indicating that a certain event is the effect of a preceding event. hexsidaEmHa'vns and so, it is said, it began to be (passim) (toxoid it begins to be, -Ha it is said, -Emwis) g'i'gamesEmxaa'wisEti and so I, on my part, am also a chief This suffix evidently contains- m (no. 103); the intimate connection between the expressed idea and the preceding idea being first indicated by- m, and their causal relation being indicated by-wis. In a few cases, when following-ana PerHaps (no. 106), it occurs without- m. 28. Suffixes Denoting Degrees of Certainty (Nos. 10H-107) 105.-lax Potentiality, used in all uncertain conditional sentences WORD-S.. asme'lalax it might spoil 131.17 yi'lkwalaxoL you might be hurt 29.35 106.-and Perhaps word-s.. ema'dzaa'nawis what, indeed, may it be? (see no. 119) 11.12 Ia'g'ilsHaxa'nawis (what) may he perhaps be doing on the ground? 95.20 (-g'ils on ground no. 44;-lax no. ION;-wis no. 104) 107.-g'anEm Perhaps words.. so'gwanEm you perhaps 146.28 29. Suffixes Denoting Judgments Regarding Size, Density, and Quality (Nos. 108-126) 108.-k'as Really words.. In the dialects of northern Van couver Island, particularly in that of Koskimo, this suffix is used throughout, and has lost its significance entirely. ga'lak'as really a long time 7.4 nE'nwalak.'winek'asds your real supernatural quality 479.11 (see no.171) g'a'xk'asdEn really I came 478.4 (see no. 89;-En I) 108 a.-k'ass0 Fine And Beautiful, used particularly in poetry words.. Lo'gwalak'aseo a really fine magic treasure 111.1, 478.9 109.-Oel UGLY, AWKWARD STEM-S., w. wa'yaH a big ugly dog emdHolwisLe where is the past, ugly, miserable thing? (evn where, -ul pastno. 86, -oel...show more

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  • Paperback
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 82g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236793978
  • 9781236793973