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reflexive verbs (was: Re: Conlang T Shirt)

From:Matt Pearson <jmpearson@...>
Date:Sunday, October 31, 1999, 19:41
Irina Rempt wrote:

>Another example: _le denesan_ "we're about to go", but usually, >depending on context, "let's go!" (a nice reflexive, "put ourselves", >with the result of _chaza_ wherever you go and put yourself)
Reminds me of an expression in Tokana meaning "to appear/show up": "umafiteuna iniei", literally "to add oneself to the eyes" (i.e. to add oneself to the group of things that are within view). Matt.