Karata

Conjugate Verbs

Facts

  • Language: Karata
  • Alternate names: Karatin, Kirdi, Karatai
  • Language code: kpt
  • Language family: North Caucasian, East Caucasian, Avar-Andic, Andic
  • Number of speakers: 5,000 (Language use
  • Script: Cyrillic script

Introduction

Source: Wikipedia
Dagestan on Russian map

This Andic language is spoken in Southern Dagestan (in Southern Russia).

The verb

Sample verb 'to plough'.

Presentb-eL'L'-ida ida
Imperfective participleb-eL'-id-o-b
Present habitualb-eL'L'-ida
Preteriteb-eL'L'e
Imperfectb-eL'-ata b-ik̥'a
Inflectional Futureb-eL'-a-̄s
Future imperfectiveb-eL'L'-ida b-ik̥'-a-̄s