fîda

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First syllable - 'hit with an instrument' found in compounds: fîburu "break by hitting", fîèmè kill by hitting with a stick" etc.

Coding frame

Examples

(32)
Xötö fîda na mârâdii ngê köökwââ.
xötö
boy
fîda
hit.with.instrument
na
PST
mârâdii
snake
ngê
INS
köö-kwââ
extremity-tree
‘The boy hit the snake with the stick.’
(163)
Nô fîda kwé ngê pûbè-rè.
fish
fîda
hit.with.instrument
kwé
water
ngê
INS
pûbè-rè
tail-3SG
‘The fish hit the water with its tail.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# HIT Coding set Argument type
1 hitter Ø A
2 hittee Ø P
3 hitting instrument ngê+NP I

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