gbà (2)

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A transitive verb; if the source argument is included, it can only be introduced by the preposition .

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(168)
Ade gba owó náà.
Ade
Ade
gba
receive
owó
money
náà
DEF
‘Ade received the money.’
(169)
Ade gba owó náà ní o̩wó̩ò̩ mi.
Ade
Ade
gba
receive
owó
money
náà
DEF
PREP
o̩wó̩ò̩
hand.POSS
mi
1SG.POSS
‘Ade received the money from me.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# GET Coding set Argument type
1 receiver Ø A
2 received thing Ø P

Alternations

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