ganiwardagarrany

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Simple Verb. (But also occurs in complex verbs with coverbs of manner and direction of motion, as in ex. 25).

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(24)
Mindiwardagarram ngiya gurang!
mindi-wardagarra-m
1DU.INCL.A:3SG.P-follow-PRS
ngiya
PROX
gurang
old.man
‘Let's follow this man!’
(25)
Nguyungngunthunibiya yugung ganiwardagarrany.
nguyung-ngunthu-ni=biya
husband-3SG.POSS.KIN-ERG=SEQ
yugung
run
gani-wardagarra-ny
3SG.A:3SG.P-follow-PST.PFV
‘Her husband followed her running. /Her husband ran after her.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# FOLLOW Coding set Argument type
1 follower NP-erg subj.V A
2 followee NP-abs obj.V P

Alternations