Value Differentiation

Language:
Fanakalo
Parameter:
Comitatives and instrumentals

Examples

  1. Mina hlalile na yena
    mina
    1sg
    hlal-ile
    live-pst
    na
    with
    yena
    3sg
    I lived with her.
  2. Yena sigile lo nyama ga lo mes.
    Yena
    he
    sig-ile
    cut-pst
    lo
    def.art
    nyama
    meat
    ga
    ins
    lo
    def.art
    mes.
    knife
    He cut the meat with a knife.
  3. Lo John na lo Jane yena hambile lapha Thegwin.
    Lo
    def.art
    John
    John
    na
    com
    lo
    def.art
    Jane
    Jane
    yena
    they
    hamb-ile
    go-pst
    lapha
    dat
    Thegwin.
    Durban
    John and Jane went to Durban. OR: John went with Jane to Durban. OR: John went to Durban with Jane.