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gismu rafsi: laf x1 (force) lifts/applies raising/supporting force to x2 at locus x3 in gravity well x4. (x1 may be an abstract); verb lift/raise/elevate (= lafmuvgau). See also farlu, plipe.
ra lafti lo xunre rokci
He picked up a red stone.
ko'a zgana lo nu ko'a se lafti
She felt herself being lifted up.
do tsali lo ka lafti lo tilju
You are strong in lifting heavy objects.
lo vi jubme pu dukse tilju lo nu lafti
This desk was too heavy to lift.
mi tsali ji'e lo nu mi ka'e lafti lo pipno
I'm strong to the degree that I can lift the piano.
xu do kakne lo ka lafti le rokci
Can you lift the stone?
la djan. cu lafti da poi grana ku'o gi'e desygau da
John picked up a stick and shook it.
pu facki lo du'u to'e se cumki lo nu lafti lo gacri
He found it impossible to lift the lid.
co'i lo ka lafti lo stedu vau lo fetsi labno pu co'a cmoni i sefabo sinxa fi loi verba labno
Amazingly heads turned to the female wolves as they began to howl. It was a sign of younger wolves.
lujvo x1=l1=m1 is an elevator/lift. Derived from lafti minji. Extra places dropped since an empty and/or stationary elevator is still an elevator. To operate an elevator, see pilno, gasnu, or klama.
gismu rafsi: pip pi'e x1 (agent/object) leaps/jumps/springs/bounds to x2 from x3 reaching height x4 propelled by x5. Place structure parallels klama; hence x4 may be a route-like expression. See also bajra, stapa, cpare, lafti.
gismu rafsi: fal fa'u x1 falls/drops to x2 from x3 in gravity well/frame of reference x4. Note: things can fall in spin, thrust, or tide as well as gravity; (agentive "drop" = one of two lujvo: falcru and falri'a). See also lafti, cpare, klama, sfubu.