Value Three compound expressions

Language:
Gurindji Kriol
Parameter:
Interrogative pronouns
References
Meakins 2007: 336

Examples

  1. An wijantu makin nyilangka? Ngayungku!
    An
    and
    wijan-tu
    who-erg
    makin
    sleep
    nyila-ngka?
    that-loc
    Ngayu-ngku!
    me-erg
    And who sleeps there? Me!

    See Meakins 2007: 307

  2. Weyangka irra baitim nyuntu?
    Weya-ngka
    where-loc
    i-rra
    3sg-pot
    bait-im
    bite-tr
    nyuntu?
    2sg
    Where's it going to bite you?

    See Meakins 2007: 366

  3. Wattaim nyanuny Dedi kom-in?
    Wattaim
    when
    nyanuny
    3sg.dat
    Dedi
    father
    kom-in?
    come-cont
    When is his father coming?

    See ACLA database 2003-2006

  4. Hau i bin lungkarra na?
    Hau
    how
    i
    3sg
    bin
    pst
    lungkarra
    cry
    na?
    seq
    How did he cry then?

    See ACLA database 2003-2006