pqa (pqay-)

preverb
can; can just, can barely, can with difficulty
Prefixed Verb Stem : -poqa (poqay-)
Unprefixed Verb Stem : pqa (pqay-)
Changed Verb Stem : peqa (peqay-)

Example Sentences :

Passamaquoddy-Maliseet English Phrase
Possaqhenomakon skat peqayahtuwehq. The lamp hardly gives any light.
'Poqa-asitemal etoli-koluliht. He can give as good as he gets when she scolds him.
Ma-te npoqayakpehlaw. I can't even strip splints from the ash log.
Pqayelomu. S/he can barely smile.
Wahka-pqahtu. S/he can just barely earn a living.
Npoqakpehla. I can strip splints from an ash log.
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Audio Recordings :

Audio Recording Type of Recording Authored by
word Stephanie
word Dolly
example Dolly