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Passive

ThepurposeofthischapteristodescribePassiveand 1todiscusstheinteractionofPassivewithfocus.

InK'ekchi,theinitialDOofatransitiveclausemaybe

vowellengthening.Theruleswhichdeterminepassivemarking

willbegivenshortly.Inpassiveclauses,theinitial

1)a.X-eb-a-sac'r-iq'uinlipee. tns-p-A2-hitA3-withtherock 'Youhitthemwiththerock.'