ganingawu

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Simple Verb (transitive).

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(7)
Wiribni ngarrginani nganthanwarra ganingayim, majani mangurn ganingayim.
wirib-ni
dog-ERG
ngarrgina-ni
1SG:POSS-ERG
nganthan=warra
what=DOUBT
gani-ngayi-m
3SG.A:3SG.P-see-PRS
majani
maybe
mangurn
white.person
gani-ngayi-m
3SG.A:3SG.P-see-PRS
‘My dog, I don't know what it sees, maybe it sees a white man.’
(157)
Yarrajgubiya gayu nindu, bangawu!
yarrajgu=biya
afraid=SEQ
ga-yu
3SG.S-be.PRS
nindu
horse
ba-ngawu
IMP-see
‘The horse is afraid, look!’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# SEE Coding set Argument type
1 seeer NP-erg subj.V A
2 seen entity NP-abs obj.V P

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