Value Subject – verb – recipient – theme

Language:
Gurindji Kriol
Parameter:
Order of recipient and theme in ditransitive constructions
References
Meakins 2007: 431

Examples

  1. Dat malyju gibit det man jumok.
    Dat
    the
    malyju
    boy
    gib-it
    give-tr
    det
    the
    man
    man
    jumok.
    cigarette
    The boy gave the man a cigarette.

    See Meakins 2007: 432