Value Differentiation

Language:
Ambon Malay
Parameter:
Motion-to and motion-from
References
Paauw 2008: 399

Examples

  1. Angin bawa akang jato ka dalam aer masing.
    Angin
    wind
    bawa
    bring
    akang
    3sg.n
    jato
    fall
    ka
    to
    dalam
    in
    aer
    water
    masing.
    salty
    The wind blew it (off her head) so it fell into the salt water.

    See Paauw 2008: 400

  2. Nene Luhu ini asalnya dari negeri Soya.
    Nene
    Nene
    Luhu
    Luhu
    ini
    dem
    asalnya
    origin
    dari
    from
    negeri
    city
    Soya.
    Soya
    Nene Luhu was originally from the city of Soya.

    See Paauw 2008: 624

  3. De pi Ambon.
    De
    3sg
    pi
    go
    Ambon.
    Ambon
    S/he goes to Ambon OR: S/he went to Ambon.