Example 11-62

Dei chop aaf den han or dei get ded.
Dei
3pl
chop
chop
aaf
off
den
3pl.poss
han
hand
or
or
dei
3pl
get
get
ded.
dead
They chop off their hand/hands or they get themselves killed.
Comment:
As indicated in the translation, the structure does not change, whether one or two hands per person are chopped off.
Type:
naturalistic spoken
Source:
Nicaragua project recordings CD