#11: Abstract Verbs - Aspectual and Temporal.

Reconstruction Description
AI.2 Exist, be there *(i-)ai
FAI-GAOFIE Easy, not difficult
FAI-GATAQA Difficult
FAI.2A Make, do
FAI.3 To have, possess
FAKA-FOQOU Again; to do again
FAKA-IKU To finish
FAKA-MATA.2 Begin
FAKA-QOTI.A Finish, complete, put an end to
FAKA-TOKA Begin, do for first time; get ready, prepare
FETAKI Try
GAOFIE Easy; easily, without difficulty
GAOSI Make, do, deal with
GATA.3 Ended (of matters of concern, emotions)
GATAQA Difficult
GATO.* Used up, finished
KAAMATA.* Begin
KAI.3 Suffer, experience
KAMATA.1 Begin
KAPA.4 Make a first attempt at something (Clk)
KUMA Finished, done
MA-FAI Be able to do, possible
MAO.2 Do something by chance (and unfortunately)
MAQU-A Obtain, acquire, find
MAQU.1B Hold, take, obtain, find
MATA-QA-MUQA The first: *mata(a)mu`a
MURE Short; to cease, end
PENA.1 Prepare; get something ready, attend to something
PITI To add something
QOTI.A Completed, finished
RAUKA Get
RIRO Be taken, become something else
ROAKA Obtained
ROKO-HIA Overtaken, reached, overcome: *roko-(f,s)ia
SAGA.1A Work, make, do
SILI.1 Pass by, go beyond, exceed
TALI.5 Bear, withstand
TEU.1 To tidy up, put in order, decorate
TOFA.2 Open a new route, begin a new enterprise
TOO-MUQA Be early, first (Rby)
TOO-MURI Late
TOQO.1 Take
TUKU.B Give up, cease; allow, permit
TUQU-GAQA Difficult, inopportune
WAI-GOFIA.* Easy

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