töpwé

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means "to receive", "to accept"

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(205)
Nâ töpwé kùrè pa kwara.
1SG
töpwé
receive
kùrè
cooking.pot
pa
COLL
kwara
subject
‘I accept the cooking-pot of the subjects.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# GET Coding set Argument type
1 receiver Ø A
2 received thing Ø P
3 receiving source taa+NP X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
n
U
N n
C
y
C
N y
U
n
C
y
C
N y
C
N y
U
n
C
R y
(349)
‘The traditional Kanak house represents the symbol of the welcoming of people.’
U
N n