Example 72-164

Leyton jikirrijmarraj deya kartpi i garram.
Leyton
Leyton
jikirrij-marraj
willy.wagtail-comp
deya
there
kartpi
hair
i
3sg.sbj
garram.
have
Leyton's got his hair sticking up like a willy wagtail!
Comment:
This example can only mean 'hair', though it is drawing comparison to bird feathers.
Type:
naturalistic spoken
Source:
Meakins 2007: 392