helpim ganangu

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Complex verb with Kriol-derived UV; no native Jaminjung equivalent attested.

Coding frame

Complex Verb form

Example

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Mululurru <helpim> yurrurramila (mayi).
mululurru
RDP:old.woman
helpim
help:TR
burrurra-mila
3PL.A:3PL.P-get/handle.PST.IPFV
mayi
man
‘The women used to help them (the men).’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# HELP Coding set Argument type
1 helper NP-erg subj.V A
2 helpee NP-abs obj.V P

Alternations