gbé (2)

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This is an intransitive verb; the locative argument is always introduced by the preposition .

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(122)
Ade ń gbé ní èkó.
Ade
Ade
PROG
gbé
live
PREP
èkó
Lagos
‘Ade lives in Lagos. / Ade lives in the city of Lagos.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# LIVE Coding set Argument type
1 liver Ø S
2 living place ní+NP X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
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
U
N n