Value ‘Give’ in first position, recipient only

Language:
Batavia Creole
Parameter:
'Give' serial verb constructions
References
Maurer 2011: 73-75

Examples

  1. Isti belu da sabe kung ile ki esta teng lugar [...].
    Isti
    this
    belu
    old.man
    da
    give
    sabe
    know
    kung
    obj
    ile
    3sg
    ki
    comp
    esta
    dem
    teng
    cop
    lugar
    place
    [...].
    [...]
    The old man told him that this was the place [...].

    See Maurer 2011: 54

  2. Akel belu da intindi ki [...].
    Akel
    dem
    belu
    old
    da
    give
    intindi
    understand
    ki
    comp
    [...].
    [...]
    The old man explained [to him] that […].

    See Maurer 2011: 73