Example 25-239

Wal dudei wi laki, yu no. Wi garrim faiya.
Wal
well
dudei
today
wi
1pl
laki,
lucky
yu
2sg
no.
know
Wi
1pl
garr-im
have-tr
faiya.
fire
Well today we're lucky, you know. We have fire.
Comment:
Variety: Spoken Roper River. The example illustrates the transitive possessive verb (considered as stative).
Type:
naturalistic spoken
Source:
Sandefur & Sandefur 1982: 61