Agent Vb at/on Patient


This is just the literal meaning of the combination of these two affixes. In this sense, Patient would be understood as a literal/actual place.

Kalaallisut Translation Notes
aalisarfigaa he is fishing there Literally 'it is his fishing spot'.
arsaaffigaa he plays football there From arsaapput, 'they play football (together)', a t(ə)-stem.
igaffigaa he is cooking there Literally 'it is his kitchen'.
atorfigaa it is his (job) position
inuuffigaa it is his birth date
akiligassaqarfigaa he owes him money Compare akiligassaqarfik, 'creditor', i.e. 'someone who has (future) payments'.
pisassaqarfigaa he owes him something