ganardgiyany

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Simple verb. Also (with same valency pattern) with coverb diwu 'fly, throw'.

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(91)
(Jaligdi) diwu ganardgiyany ninunggurruni, dirldirlngarna.
jalig-di
child-ERG
diwu
fly
gan-ardgiya-ny
3SG.A:3SG.P-throw-PST.PFV
ninunggurru-ni
hand-ERG/INST
dirl-dirl-ngarna
RDP-draw-ASSOC
‘He (the child) threw it with his hand, the pencil.’
(90)
Gugubina ganardgiyany, ngardbinjiwung.
gugu-bina
water-ALL
gan-ardgiya-ny
3SG.A:3SG.P-throw-PST.PFV
ngard=binji=wung
bogged=ONLY=RESTR
‘He threw her into the water, (so that she got) just bogged (in the mud).’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# THROW Coding set Argument type
1 thrower NP-erg subj.V A
2 thrown thing NP-abs obj.V P

Alternations

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M Reflexive form of verb exists but undergoes semantic shift 'turn into'. Reciprocal interpretation semantically anomalous; 'give' verb is used for "throwing each other P" y
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