Value Experiencer is subject, 'fear' is verbal

Language:
Gurindji Kriol
Parameter:
Experiencer constructions with ‘fear’
References
ACLA database 2003-2006

Examples

  1. Ngayiny bebi gon i not wukarra ngawawu.
    Ngayiny
    1sg.dat
    bebi
    baby
    gon
    go
    i
    3sg.sbj
    not
    neg
    wukarra
    scared
    ngawa-wu.
    water-dat
    My baby went (into the water). He's not scared of water.

    See ACLA database 2003-2006