Paj-Puj: The Verb-to-Adjective Derivation Suffix <span style="font-family:sans-serif;" >لىق|لىك|لۇق|لۈك</span>

The Verb-to-Adjective Derivation Suffix لىق|لىك|لۇق|لۈك

پېئىلدىن سۈپەت ياسايدىغان «لىق|لىك|لۇق|لۈك» ئارقا قوشۇمچىسى

When added to the imperfect form ار|ەر of the verb, the suffix لىق|لىك|لۇق|لۈك forms adjectives related to that verb.

to be interested + [imperfect form] + [adjective] = interesting
قىزىق ـ + ار + لىق = قىزىقارلىق

to be seen + [imperfect form] + [adjective] = visible, prominent
كۆرۈن ـ + ەر + لىك = كۆرۈنەرلىك

to be sufficient + [imperfect form] + [adjective] = sufficient, enough
يەت ـ + ەر + لىك = يېتەرلىك


See also: 4.3.3, 4.7.4, 4.10.2, 4.19.1, 4.20.1, 4.22.1, 4.23.1, 4.24.1


References

  1. Personal research/experience
  2. Frederick De Jong, "A Grammar of Modern Uyghur". Houtsma Stichting: Utrecht, 2007. (p. 27-28)
  3. Hämit Tömür, "Modern Uyghur Grammar" (translation by Anne Lee). Yıldız: Istanbul, 2003. (p. 124)
  4. E. N. Nadzhip, "Modern Uigur". Nauka Publishing House: Moscow, 1971. (p. 128)