Value Body-part is subject

Language:
Bislama
Parameter:
Experiencer constructions with ‘headache’
References
Meyerhoff 1994-1995 field recordings

Examples

  1. bel blong mi i ron
    bel
    stomach
    blong
    poss
    mi
    1sg
    i
    agr
    ron
    run
    I have diarrhoea.
  2. sapos i ova long taem blong kakae, hed i mas soa
    sapos
    if
    i
    agr
    ova
    over
    long
    loc
    taem
    time
    blong
    poss
    kakae,
    eat
    hed
    head
    i
    agr
    mas
    must
    soa
    sore
    If it's past lunch time, he'll get a headache.

    See Meyerhoff 1994-1995 field recordings