jurriya ganangu

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Complex Verb. Lit. 'know + GET/HANDLE'. Causative alternant of 'know' (see jurriya gagba).

Coding frame

Complex Verb form
Verb type: VV

Examples

(119)
Jurriya nyanying bunyangu dimarna bunyajgina.
jurriya=nyanying
know=properly
buny-angu
3DU.A:3SG.P-get/handle.PST.PFV
dimarna
horse
bunyaj-gina
3DU-POSS
‘The two were training/teaching their horse.’
(120)
Jurriya gunnganggam baajgu.
jurriya
know
gun-ngangga-m
2PL.A:1SG.P-get/handle-PRS
baaj-gu
speech-DAT
‘You all teach me language. (Lit. 'you (PL) make me knowledgeable about language').’
(16)
Marndaj jurriya ngayu ngunggu.
marndaj
all.right
jurriya
know
nga-yu
1SG.S-be.PRS
ngunggu
2SG.DAT
‘All right, I know you (now).’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# TEACH Coding set Argument type
1 teacher NP-erg subj.V A
2 teachee NP-abs obj.V P
3 taught content NP-dat X

Alternations