garnaya

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Simple Verb 'BURN', 'be affected by heat'. Transitive 'burn' is expressed by a different simple verb, ganirriga.

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(67)
Gurrany mard yanthangu, guyugburru, yanthirna!
gurrany
NEG
mard
touch
ya-nth-angu
IRR-2SG.A:3SG.P-get/handle
guyug-burru
fire-PROPR
ya-nth-irna
IRR-2SG.S-burn
‘Don't touch it, it is hot (lit. 'fire-having'), you might get burned!’
(110)
Dilibiyang garnaya, langiny.
dili=biyang
bright=SEQ
ga-rna-ya
3SG.S-burn-PRS
langiny
wood
‘It is burning brightly now (i.e. with a flame), the stick.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# BURN Coding set Argument type
1 burnt thing NP-abs subj.V S

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