khat

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khat- basically means 'go', so when combined with a source (-LOC-ERG) it becomes 'go away from'. That's a frequent way to say 'leave'.

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(84)
Akka teĩbe khadaŋkha.
akka
1s
teĩ-be
village-LOC
khad-a-ŋ-kha
go-PST-1sS-BGR
‘I had gone to the village.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# GO Coding set Argument type
1 goer NP-abs & V.subj S
2 going goal NP-loc L

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
R n
(83)
‘Why has he gone to Sambugaũ?’
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R y