yimij ganiyu

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Complex Verb, with transitive indexing but syntactically intransitive. Lit. 'wink + SAY/DO'

Coding frame

Complex Verb form
Verb type: VV

Example

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Yimij ganiyu juwudgu.
yimij
wink
gani-yu
3SG.A:3SG.P-say/do.PST.PFV
juwud-gu
eye-DAT
‘She blinked for the eye (i.e. to protect the eye).’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# BLINK Coding set Argument type
1 blinker NP-abs subj.V S

Alternations