The "A" class verb 'looking for it'
Verb Root -hyo-

Present Tense

ᎠᎩᏲᎭ agi-hyo-ha - I am looking for it.

ᏣᏲᎭ tsa-hyo-ha - you are looking for it.

ᎤᏲᎭ u-hyo-ha - he/she/it is looking for it.

ᎩᏂᏲᎭ gini-hyo-ha - the two of us (including you) are looking for it.

ᏍᏗᏲᎭ sdi-hyo-ha - you two are looking for it.

ᎣᎩᏂᏲᎭ ogini-hyo-ha - the two of us (not including you ) are looking for it.

ᎢᎩᏲᎭ igi-hyo-ha - we all (including you) are looking for it.

ᎣᎩᏲᎭ ogi-hyo-ha - we all (not including you) are looking for it.

ᎢᏥᏲᎭ itsi-hyo-ha - you all are looking for it.

ᎤᏂᏲᎭ uni-hyo-ha - they are looking for it.


Practice Sentences

1. ᏅᏯ ᎠᎩᏲᎭ - Nvya agihyoha.
I am looking for a rock.

2. ᏙᏯ ᎤᎾᏨᏍᏗ ᎤᏂᏲᎭ. Doya untsvsdi unihyoha.
They are looking for the restroom.

3. Dideyohvsgi osdihyoha.
We two are looking for tsunisvsdi’i .

4. ᏧᏂᏒᏍᏗᎨ ᎢᏥᏲᎭ? Tsunisvsdige itsihyoha?
Are you all looking for a motel?

5. ᎭᏗ, ᏧᏂᏒᏍᏗ ᎨᏍᏗ ᏲᎩᏲᎭ. Hadi, tsunisvsdi gesdi yogihyoha.
No, we are not looking for a motel.


Vocabulary

ᏧᏂᏒᏍᏗ tsunisvsdi - hotel/motel
ᏙᏯ ᎤᎾᏨᏍᏗ doya untsvsdi - restroom


Habitual Tense

ᎠᎩᏲᎰᎢ agi-hyo-ho'i - I look for it.

ᏣᏲᎰᎢ tsa-hyo-ho'i - you look for it.

ᎤᏲᎰᎢ u-hyo-ho'i - he/she/it looks for it.

ᎩᏂᏲᎰᎢ gini-hyo-ho'i - the two of us (including you) look for it.

ᏍᏗᏲᎰᎢ sdi-hyo-ho'i - you two look for it.

ᎣᎩᏂᏲᎰᎢ ogini-hyo-ho'i - the two of us (not including you) look for it.

ᎢᎩᏲᎰᎢ igi-hyo-ho'i - we all (including you) look for it.

ᎣᎩᏲᎰᎢ ogi-hyo-ho'i - we all (not including you) look for it.

ᎢᏥᏲᎰᎢ itsi-hyo-ho'i - you all look for it.

ᎤᏂᏲᎰᎢ uni-hyo-ho'i - they look for it.


Remote Past

ᎠᎩᏯᎸᎢ agi-hyal-v'i - I look for it.

ᏣᏯᎸᎢ tsa-hyal-v'i - you look for it.

ᎤᏯᎸᎢ u-hyal-v'i - he/she/it looks for it.

ᎩᏂᏯᎸᎢ gini-hyal-v'i - the two of us (including you) look for it.

ᏍᏗᏯᎸᎢ sdi-hyal-v'i - you two look for it.

ᎣᎩᏂᏯᎸᎢ ogini-hyal-v'i - the two of us (not including you ) looki for it.

ᎢᎩᏯᎸᎢ igi-hyal-v'i - we all (including you) look for it.

ᎣᎩᏯᎸᎢ ogi-hyal-v'i - we all (not including you) look for it.

ᎢᏥᏯᎸᎢ itsi-hyal-v'i - you all look for it.

ᎤᏂᏯᎸᎢ uni-hyal-v'i - they look for it.


Imperative

ᏣᏱᎦ tsa-hy-ga - look for it!

ᏍᏗᏱᎦ sdi-hy-ga - (you two) Look for it!

ᎢᏥᏱᎦ itsi-hy-ga - (all of you) Look for it!

ᎢᎩᏱᎦ igi-hy-ga - Let's look for it.


Infinitive

ᎠᎩᏱᏍᏗ agi-y-sdi - for me to look for it

ᏣᏱᏍᏗ tsa-y-sdi - for you to look for it

ᎤᏱᏍᏗ u-y-sdi - for him/her to look for it

ᎩᏂᏱᏍᏗ gini-y-sdi - for you and me to look for it

ᏍᏗᏱᏍᏗ sdi-y-sdi - for you two to look for it

ᎣᎩᏂᏱᏍᏗ ogini-y-sdi - for all of us to look for it

ᎢᎩᏱᏍᏗ igi-y-sdi - for him to look for it

ᎣᎩᏱᏍᏗ ogi-y-sdi - for him to look for it

ᎢᏥᏱᏍᏗ itsi-y-sdi - for him to look for it

ᎤᏂᏱᏍᏗ uni-y-sdi - for him to look for it