ku

Coding frame

Examples

(240)
Ng si ku ng ǀʼhuunsi a xa ǁʼae ǃkxʼabesi.
ng
1SG
si
IRR
ku
say
ng
OBL
ǀʼhuun-si
white.person-SG
a
2SG
xa
PST
ǁʼae
go.to
ǃkxʼabe-si
cream-SG
‘I will say to the Boer (that) you went to the cream.’
(272)
A ha ǁʼaa ha ku ng nǀng: "tyuin xae a ..."
a
CONN
ha
3SG
ǁʼaa
go
ha
3SG
ku
say
ng
OBL
nǀng
1SG.STR
tyuin
what
xae
QF
a
this
‘He goes and says to me "What is this ..."’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# SAY Coding set Argument type
1 sayer Ø S
2 saying addressee ng+NP X
3 said content UTT X

Alternations