ji’i

High Lulani

(Ji)

/ˈɟiʔ.ɨ/

ambitransitive stem verb
to taste; to smell
Thematic Relations

experiencer subject

stimulus dative

theme object

direction pa

Examples

ʔusu ba’u ji’i.

(.uz / bu / Ji.)

1int 2dat smell.

“I smelt you.”

ʔusu ji’i fu.

(.uz / Ji / v.)

1int taste 2tra.

“I tasted you.”

ʔusu pafilli ji’i.

(.uz / pF;L / Ji.)

1int towards-2int taste.

“I smelt towards you.”