Morphemic form: V{(gi)jaqtuaaq}V (Combinations)
New orthography: -artuaarpoq, -jartuaarpoq, -riartuaarpoq, -kkiartuaarpoq
Proto-eskimoic root: yaʀ(tuʀ)-
Variants: V{(gi)jaqtuq}V
Morpheme type: Verbal modifier
Left sandhi: Special (see description)
Right sandhi: None


Form and usage:

Variant of V{(gi)jaqtuq}V with the same behaviour, and one of the same meanings. There is no explanation in Fortescue et al. (2010) for the source of the extra /aaq/ appearing at the end.

Left sandhi:

The initial segment (gi) is dropped on all vowel stems, but inserted on all consonant stems (including ut(ə)-stems, since this affix is additive and thus attaches to /t/). This is similar to V{(gi)jaqtuq}V, so see this for further examples on the various stem types.

Verb stem

Right sandhi: Regular
Valency: Valency-preserving
Diathesis: Unaltered (same as the stem)


Meaning Notes
Vb gradually, more and more This affix may be more common than V{(gi)jaqtuq}V when used in this sense, since it is then unambiguous which meaning is meant. Examples