pii (2)

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this verb can be used with both the dative and the locative, but this is not a syntactic alternation.

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(137)
Aanak ummape blaakangdering aràpii.
aanak
child
umma=pe
mother=poss
blaakang=dering
back=abl
arà-pii
nonpast-go
‘The child follows the mother.’
(149)
Aanak klaaki nigirideri supii.
aanak
child
klaaki
male
nigiri=deri
country=abl
su-pii
past-go
‘The boy went away from the village. / The boy left the village.’

Verb meanings , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# FOLLOW LEAVE Coding set Argument type
1 follower leaver Ø S
2 followee left place/person NP-abl I

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
n
U
R n
U
M n