ch'idiwingxits' he fell, dropped (off of something)
k'e'wingxits' he fell
ła'ayxw-ya'wingxits' right then-she fell over
te:se:xits' I fell, tripped
tehk'ixis kingfisher (Megaceryle alcyon, Belted Kingfisher)
xowa:ningxits' it went through him
Dictionary Entry [entry ID #1205]
ya:ngxits' • it flew up into the air • verb (theme: ya:=(w)-xis/xits') [perfective, inanimate subject]
- yungxis fly up! [imperative, 2sg subject]
- ya:'uxis-te it will fly up into the air [future tense, imperfective, inanimate subject]
Examples from texts
text: Learning to Ride a Motorcycle, line 69 (full story)
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... a big truck, when it passes us, that's bad, it feels like [the motorcycle] is going to start flying.
text: Learning to Ride a Motorcycle, line 71 (full story)
... it seems like the motorcycle is going to fly, ...