ǁʼngke

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Western dialect ǁʼ(a)ngke, Eastern dialect nǁngke; can mean 'attach by tying', 'fasten', or 'tie up'

Coding frame

Example

(52)
ǂoo ke ǁʼngke haansi ng ǂʼhai.
ǂoo
man
ke
FOC
ǁʼngke
tie
haan-si
horse-SG
ng
OBL
ǂʼhai
shepherd's.tree
‘The man ties the horse to the tree.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# TIE Coding set Argument type
1 tier Ø A
2 tied thing Ø P
3 tying goal ng+NP X

Alternations