Example 25-73

Tubala bin go kamat la wanbala wodahol.
Tubala
3du
bin
pst
go
go
kamat
come
la
loc
wan-bala
one-adj2
wodahol.
waterhole.
The two went and came to a (specific) waterhole.

Comment:
Variety: Written Roper River. This example illustrates the "specific indefinite" reading of the numeral 'one' and a serial verb construction with 'go'.
Type:
naturalistic written
Source:
Galmurr & Willika 1996