hàn

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This is a ditransitive verb; the theme is usually introduced by fi. However, there is one fixed expression in the language in which is used to introduce the theme. This is a highly marginal construction.

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(75)
Ade fi ilée rè̩ hàn mí.
Ade
Ade
fi
take
ilée
house.POSS
rè̩
3SG.POSS
hàn
show
1SG.O
‘Ade showed his house to me. / Ade showed me his house.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

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

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
M n
(76)
‘Ade showed me the abominable.’
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n