affixal 'only'

jess tauber phonosemantics at EARTHLINK.NET
Fri Jun 12 21:56:10 UTC 2009

In Yahgan, the form -tvpa(n) (v schwa) was used for 'only' but I question affixal status described for it by the 19th century missionary who wrote the grammar, as his renderings are inconsistent. However, further derivation after it might indicate affixation.

Jess Tauber
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