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Table 3. 

Examples of Verb Targets and Corresponding Primes

Verb Class
Target
I
P
S
SP
U
Regular lerne (learn) lerne (learn) gelernt (learned) büffle (cram) gebüffelt (crammed) trockne (dry) 
Irregular 1 backe (bake) backe (bake) gebacken (baked) koche (cook) gekocht (cooked) winke (wave) 
Irregular 2 trinke (drink) trinke (drink) getrunken (drunk) saufe (booze) gesoffen (boozed) fahnde (search) 
Verb Class
Target
I
P
S
SP
U
Regular lerne (learn) lerne (learn) gelernt (learned) büffle (cram) gebüffelt (crammed) trockne (dry) 
Irregular 1 backe (bake) backe (bake) gebacken (baked) koche (cook) gekocht (cooked) winke (wave) 
Irregular 2 trinke (drink) trinke (drink) getrunken (drunk) saufe (booze) gesoffen (boozed) fahnde (search) 

I = identity prime; P = participle of the target; S = semantic associate in the same inflection as the target; SP = semantic associate in the participle inflection; U = unrelated. English translations are in parentheses.

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