Value Other special associative plural marker

Language:
Gurindji Kriol
Parameter:
The associative plural
References
Meakins 2007: 388

Examples

  1. Ngapulupurrupurru wayi?
    Ngapulu-purrupurru
    milk-ass.pl
    wayi?
    tag
    You mean milk and the like (other things that go with tea)?

    See Meakins 2007: 388

  2. Weya ngakparnnyarrara nyilarra.
    Weya
    where
    ngakparn-nyarrara
    frog-ass.pl
    nyila-rra.
    that-pauc
    Where's the toy frogs and other animals?

    See Meakins 2007: 388

  3. Yu kan luk ola ting tanyan an luwarranganyjuk.
    Yu
    2sg
    kan
    can
    luk
    see
    ola
    all
    ting
    thing
    tanyan
    fish.species
    an
    and
    luwarra-nganyjuk.
    rifle.fish-ass.pl
    You can see all of the tanyan and a group of rifle fish.

    See Meakins 2007: 388

  4. Dei bin gu tarukap na KA-mob-ma.
    Dei
    3pl.sbj
    bin
    pst
    gu
    go
    tarukap
    bathe
    na
    seq
    KA-mob-ma.
    NAME-ass.pl-top
    They went swimming then, KA and her friends.

    See Meakins 2007: 388

  5. Nyawa Beckykuwangtu tubala gedim biskit yet.
    Nyawa
    this
    Becky-kuwang-tu
    Becky-du-erg
    tubala
    3du.sbj
    ged-im
    get-tr
    biskit
    biscuit
    yet.
    still
    This Becky and her mate are still getting some biscuits.

    See DOBES database 2007-2008