Morphemic form: V{ðuqaq}V (Combinations)
New orthography: +toqarpoq, +soqarpoq
Proto-eskimoic root:
Constituents: V{ðuq}N + N{-qaq}V
Morpheme type: Verbal modifier
Left sandhi: Default (additive, epenthetic or phonotactically truncative)
Right sandhi: None


Form and usage:

Straightforward combination of intransitive participle V{ðuq}N and N{-qaq}V, here in the avalent sense 'there is N'.

Verb stem

Right sandhi: Regular
Valency: Monovalent (valency 1)
Diathesis: Subjective (intransitive)


Meaning Notes
there is/are someone (who is/are) Vb'ing This construction is a form of clefting, which is used to focus on the verbal action. See also *{una} for a different type of clefting, which focuses on the subject. Note: This affix only makes sense on monovalent stems. Examples