nârâyaa

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compound verb: nârâ "to think" + -yaa < saa "badly"

Coding frame

Complex Verb form
Verb type: VV

Examples

(112)
Nâ nârâyaa.
1SG
nârâ-yaa
think-badly
‘I am sad.’
(111)
Nâ nârâyaa wâ panèè-nâ.
1SG
nârâ-yaa
think-badly
about
panèè-nâ
father-1SG
‘I regret my father. / I am sad because of my father.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# BE SAD Coding set Argument type
1 sad person Ø S

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