Value ‘Give’ in second position, recipient only

Language:
Guadeloupean Creole
Parameter:
'Give' serial verb constructions
References
Ludwig 1996: 282-283

Examples

  1. I maké on lèt ba Jòj.
    I
    3sg
    maké
    write
    on
    indf
    lèt
    letter
    ba
    give
    Jòj.
    George
    He/She wrote a letter to George.

    See Bernabé 1983, vol. 3

  2. Ijénie ka pòté mango ba Ijenn.
    Ijénie
    Eugénie
    ka
    prog
    pòté
    bring
    mango
    mango
    ba
    to
    Ijenn.
    Eugène
    Eugénie is bringing the mangos to Eugène.
    French: Eugénie apporte des mangues à Eugène.

    See Ludwig 1996: 282ff.