Value Special motion-from adposition

Language:
Gurindji Kriol
Parameter:
Transitive motion verbs: ‘pull’
References
Meakins 2007

Examples

  1. Karu im top la im kankula diya-ngka.
    Karu
    child
    im
    3sg
    top
    be
    la
    on
    im
    it
    kankula
    up
    diya-ngka.
    deer-loc
    The child is sitting on top of the deer.

    See Meakins 2008a: 295

  2. I bin pulim brom hol.
    I
    3sg.sbj
    bin
    pst
    pulim
    pull.tr
    brom
    from
    hol.
    hole
    He pulled it out of the hole.