dalag ganarrany

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Complex Verb. LIt. 'send + PUT'

Coding frame

Complex Verb form
Verb type: VV

Examples

(58)
<Ani> thanthu gujugujugumalang dalag burrarranyi=yirrag <beg>.
ani
only/but
thanthu
DEM
guju-gujugu=malang
RDP-big=GIVEN
dalag
send
burr-arra-nyi=yirrag
3PL.A:3SG.P-put-PST.IPFV=1PL.EXCL.DAT
beg
bag
‘They only sent us those big bags (of salt).’
(59)
Mali ngarrgu dalag ganarrany ngarrgu, <teip>nguji, Nangarini.
mali
thing
ngarrgu
1SG.DAT
dalag
send
gan-arra-ny=ngarrgu
3SG.A:3SG.P-put-PST.PFV=1SG.DAT
teip=nguji
tape=ETC
Nangari-ni
Nangari-ERG
‘Nangari sent my things for me, tapes and others, Nangari.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# SEND Coding set Argument type
1 sender NP-erg subj.V A
2 sent thing NP-abs obj.V P
3 sending recipient NP-dat X

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