saa

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Saa and faa are used interchangeably as intransitive verbs expressing 'S dies', but saa is a strictly intransitive verb with no other possible construction, whereas faa is a labile verb also used transitively to express 'A kills P'.

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(109)
Kewó saáta.
kew-ó
man-DEF
saá-ta
die-PF.POS
‘The man died.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# DIE Coding set Argument type
1 dieer Ø S

Alternations