Value Codas at most moderately complex

Language:
Gurindji Kriol
Parameter:
Syllable codas
References
Gurindji Kriol database 2003-2006: FHM101; Meakins 2007: 392

Examples

  1. "Watja watja" jei bin tok mijelp nganta.
    "Watja
    hurry
    watja"
    hurry
    jei
    3pl.sbj
    bin
    pst
    tok
    talk
    mijelp
    recp
    nganta.
    doubt
    "Hurry hurry", I reckon they were saying to each other.

    See Meakins 2007: 57

  2. Karntingku turrp im futta lungkarrak.
    Karnti-ngku
    tree-erg
    turrp
    poke
    im
    3sg
    fut-ta
    foot-loc
    lungkarra-k.
    cry-inc
    The stick goes through his foot and makes him cry.

    See Meakins 2007: 392

  3. Mantu i bin jampurlk im det kajirri na.
    Man-tu
    man-erg
    i
    3sg.sbj
    bin
    pst
    jampurlk
    squash
    im
    3sg
    det
    the
    kajirri
    old.woman
    na.
    foc
    The man squashed the old woman.

    See Gurindji Kriol database 2003-2006