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Thei bin frait [...] we thei bin katim.
They were afraid, since they cut him. (i.e. cut his finger off)
Variety: Spoken Victoria River, Older Generation. The example illustrates an expression of fear, and a causal interpretation of the generalized (adjoined) subordinate/relative clause.
translation in elicitation of other language
Order of relative clause and noun: Adjoined relative clause
Experiencer constructions with ‘fear’: Experiencer is subject, 'fear' is verbal