Value Subject – verb – theme – recipient

Language:
Bislama
Parameter:
Order of recipient and theme in ditransitive constructions
References
Meyerhoff 1994-1995 field recordings

Examples

  1. i givim kosin fi long mi
    i
    agr
    givim
    give
    kosin
    caution
    fi
    fee
    long
    all
    mi
    1sg
    She gave me my security deposit.

    See Meyerhoff 1994-1995 field recordings