búŋ

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ŋ is a possible Mandinka equivalent of 'throw', but also of 'shoot', 'aim', 'sting'.

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(144)
Kambaanóo ye palantéeroo búŋ beróo la.
kambaan-óo
boy-DEF
ye
PF.POS
palantéer-oo
window-DEF
búŋ
aim
ber-óo
stone-DEF
la
OBL
‘The boy threw the stone into the window.’
(145)
Kúmbúrúŋo ye díndíŋo buŋ.
kúmbúrúŋ-o
bee-DEF
ye
PF.POS
díndíŋ-o
child-DEF
buŋ
sting
‘A bee stung the child.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# THROW Coding set Argument type
1 thrower Ø A
2 throwing goal Ø P
3 thrown thing NP+la I

Alternations