Value Theme of the second verb, literal interpretation impossible

Language:
Berbice Dutch
Parameter:
‘Take’ serial verb constructions
References
Kouwenberg 1994a: 396-402

Examples

  1. di wɛtɛ kɛnap justu dek di kurkur kɛnap slev
    di
    the
    wɛtɛ
    white
    kɛnɛ-apu
    person-pl
    justu
    pst.hab
    deki
    take
    di
    the
    kurkuru
    black
    kɛnɛ-apu
    person-pl
    mjɛ
    make
    slev
    slave
    The white people used to make slaves out of the black people.

    See Kouwenberg 1994a: 397