Value Double-object construction

Language:
Guyanais
Parameter:
Ditransitive constructions with ‘give’

Examples

  1. mo manman bat timoun-yan
    mo
    my
    manman
    mother
    bat
    beat
    timoun-yan
    children-art
    My mother beat the children.

    See Jennings & Pfänder 2013+

  2. mo ba Georges liv-a
    mo
    I
    ba
    give
    Georges
    George
    liv-a
    book-the
    I gave Georges the book.

    See Jennings & Pfänder 2013+