Example 59-36

lakwe na bi aga ake menase lo, kogara ti lo ni ae ga amenase lo ngbii
lakwe
always
na
prep
bi
night
a-ga
pm-come
a-ke
pm-cop
menase
threaten
lo,
3sg
kogara
in-law
ti
of
lo
3sg
ni
det
a-yeke
pm-cop
ga
come
a-menase
pm-threaten
lo
3sg
ngbii
long.time
Every night he came and threatened her, her son-in-law came and threatened her for a long time.

Comment:
Menase is borrowed from French menacer.
Type:
naturalistic spoken
Source:
Samarin 2007