Value At-rest marking is used to express motion-from

Language:
Early Sranan
Parameter:
Transitive motion verbs: ‘pull’
References
Essegbey & Bruyn 2013+

Examples

  1. alla somma, dissi de na inni hosso
    ala
    all
    soma,
    person
    disi
    rel
    de
    cop
    na
    loc
    ini
    in(side)
    oso
    house
    all the people who were in the house

    See Schumann 1781: 58

  2. Pulu hem na watra.
    Puru
    remove
    en
    3sg
    na
    loc
    watra.
    water
    Pull him(/her/it) out of the water.
    German: Zieh ihn aus dem Wasser. [op.cit.]

    See Schumann 1783: 142

  3. Pulu da dotti na inni hosso.
    Puru
    remove
    da
    det.sg
    doti
    dirt
    na
    loc
    ini
    in(side)
    oso.
    house
    Get the dirt out of the house.
    German: Thu den Dreck aus dem Hause heraus. [op.cit.]

    See Schumann 1783: 142

  4. A de na hosso.
    A
    3sg.sbj
    de
    cop
    na
    loc
    oso.
    house
    He is at home.
    German: Er ist zu Haus. [op.cit.]

    See Schumann 1783: 119