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katna
gismu rafsi: ka'a x1 (tool/blade/force) cuts [through]/splits/divides x2 (object) into pieces x3. For x1 force, it is a force acting as a blade, not acting upon a blade; agentive cutting (= ka'argau, ka'arzu'e). (cf. kakpa, sraku for cutting into without division; plixa, dakfu, jinci, porpi, spofu, tunta, xrani, fatri, fendi, balre, dilcu)
la .katis. xrula katna sisti
Cathy stopped picking flowers.
lo mi mamta pu katna lo titnanba
My mother cut the cake.
la tom ca'o katna lo nanba
Tom is cutting the bread.
xu do pu katna lo pelji
Did you cut the paper?
mi pu katna lo cilta ci da
I cut the wire into three pieces.
mi pu katna lo plise lo xadba
I cut the apple in half.
gau ko lo dakfu cu katna lo titnanba
Cut the cake with that knife.
mi pu katna lo nanba pa no da
I cur the bread into 10 pieces.
jinci
gismu x1 is a pair of shears/scissors for cutting x2. See also katna.
klaje'i mi le jupku'a gi'e jgari lo dakfu .i cfari lo nu staji katna
She followed me into the kitchen and picked up a knife. She then started cutting vegetables.
lo valsi cu zmadu lo cladakyxa'i lo ka katna pe'a xo kau da
Words cut more than swords.
lo valsi ne se mau lo cladakyxa'i cu katna pe'a za'u da
Words cut more than swords.
i le spati ca'o banro lo tricu lo se katna jimca
The plant is growing into a tree from a cut off branch.
ti canpa lo nu kakpa lo dertu vau ji lo nu katna lo genja
Is this spade for digging ground or for cutting roots?
do pu cusku lo se du'u do ba katna lo nanba
You said that you would cut the bread.