xacië

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T may refer to an animate or inanimate.
R is always animate and introduced by the benefactive preposition
xù.

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(24)
Nèxuu xacië na péci xù afainû.
nèxuu
girl
xacië
show
na
PST
péci
book
BEN
a-fa-inû
NMLZ-CAUS-learn
‘The girl showed the book to the teacher.’
(139)
Arè è xöru mè nâ nä xacië röö xù aaxa.
arè
tomorrow
è
3SG
xöru
well
that
1SG
IPFV
xacië
show
rö-ö
IPFV-2SG
BEN
aaxa
chief
‘Tomorrow, I will introduce you to the chief.’
(291)
È wâ ché xacië wèi a dê...
è
3SG
PFV
ché
say
xacië
show
wèi
this.one
a
DEM
buzzard
‘He says, pointing to the buzzard...’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# SHOW Coding set Argument type
1 shower Ø A
2 shown thing Ø P
3 showing addressee xù+NP X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
n
U
N n
C
y
C
N y
U
M n
(294)
‘It is our turn to show (it) to you!’
C
y
C
R y
C
N y
U
n
C
R y
(308)
‘Then (since) I am introducing you to him, I would prefer to talk in my own language, Xârâgurè. / Then my showing you to him ... .’
U
N n