Example 25-221

Ai bin ranbek garra biliken en ai bin bilimap olda eig.
Ai
1sg
bin
pst
ran-bek
run-back
garra
com/ins
biliken
billycan
en
and
ai
1sg
bin
pst
bil-im-ap
fill-tr-up
olda
pl
eig.
egg
I ran back with the billycan and I filled it up with the eggs.
Comment:
Variety: Spoken Roper River. The example illustrates a comitative expression, clausal conjunction, and the dependent 1st person singular subject pronoun ai.
Type:
naturalistic spoken
Source:
Sandefur & Sandefur 1982: 65