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A transitive verb; if a location is mentioned, it must be introduced by the preposition .

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(145)
Ade ti Bó̩lá.
Ade
Ade
ti
push
Bó̩lá
Bola
‘Ade pushed Bola. / Ade gave Bola a push.’
(146)
Ade ti Bó̩lá sí kòtò.
Ade
Ade
ti
push
Bó̩lá
Bola
PREP
kòtò
pit
‘Ade pushed Bola into a pit.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# PUSH Coding set Argument type
1 pusher Ø A
2 pushee Ø P

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