jágbe

show comment

This verb, like its synonym kígbe (see relevant record), is a complex verb, which morphologically consists of a transitive verb root and an inherent object. However, jágbe unlike kígbe can only introduce its argument with the confrontational preposition mó̩. Kígbe on the other hand can introduce its argument with either mó̩ or .

Coding frame

Complex Verb form

Example

(198)
Adé jágbe mó̩ wa.
Adé
Ade
jágbe
shout
mó̩
PREP
wa
1PL.O
‘Ade shouted at us.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# SHOUT AT Coding set Argument type
1 shouter Ø S
2 shoutee mó̩+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