bud garna

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Complex verb. Lit. 'cook on coals + BURN'. Since 'boiling in water' is not a traditional method of cooking in Jaminjung, this verb has been added to the same meaning label since it is more representative of the valency pattern of the class of "cooking" predicates.

Coding frame

Complex Verb form
Verb type: VV

Example

(216)
Bud gawirnangunggu mangarra.
bud
cook.on.coals
ga-w-irna=ngunggu
3SG.S-POT-burn=2SG.DAT
mangarra
plant.food
‘Let it cook for you on the coals, the food.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# BOIL Coding set Argument type
1 boiled thing NP-abs subj.V S

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(214)
‘Today, Namij cooked it in the ashes.’
(215)
‘Nawurla cooked the meat on the coals.’
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y