Value Instrument of the second verb, no resumptive pronoun

Language:
Guadeloupean Creole
Parameter:
‘Take’ serial verb constructions
References
Ludwig 1996: 248f.

Examples

  1. I pwan hach a-y koupé bwa.
    I
    3sg
    pwan
    take
    hach
    axe
    a-y
    3sg.poss
    koupé
    cut
    bwa.
    wood
    He cut the wood with the axe.
    French: Il/elle a coupé le bois avec sa hache.

    See Ludwig 1996: 248

  2. I pwan vwati touché Lapwent.
    I
    3sg
    pwan
    take
    vwati
    car
    touché
    arrive
    Lapwent.
    La.Pointe
    S/he went to La Pointe by car.
    French: Il/elle est allé(e) à La Pointe en voiture.

    See Ludwig 1996: 248