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| ''bakme'' || break  || ''bakke'' || break something
 
| ''bakme'' || break  || ''bakke'' || break something
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| ''bebme'' || appear || ''bebke'' || reveal
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| ''bengdayhme'' || realise  || ''bengdayhke'' || inform
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| ''borledme'' || turn around  || ''borledke'' || turn it around
 
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| ''dadakme'' || go aground  || ''dadakke'' || run it aground
 
| ''dadakme'' || go aground  || ''dadakke'' || run it aground
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| ''wayhme'' || ascend, come up  || ''wayhke'' || raise or lift something
 
| ''wayhme'' || ascend, come up  || ''wayhke'' || raise or lift something
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| ''wurlhme'' || burn, be hot  || ''wurlhke'' || burn or heat something
 
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| ''yarlarrme'' || separate  || ''yarlarrke'' || separate something
 
| ''yarlarrme'' || separate  || ''yarlarrke'' || separate something
 
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Latest revision as of 04:49, 10 May 2019

Verbs ending in -me are mostly intransitive, and have a corresponding -ke verb which is transitive. This pages lists some examples.

Intransitive Transitive
bakme break bakke break something
bebme appear bebke reveal
bengdayhme realise bengdayhke inform
borledme turn around borledke turn it around
dadakme go aground dadakke run it aground
djobme cease, be cut off djobke cut something
djuhme bathe djuhke immerse, make wet
warrhme drop, get lost warrhke drop or lose something
wayhme ascend, come up wayhke raise or lift something
wurlhme burn, be hot wurlhke burn or heat something
yarlarrme separate yarlarrke separate something