Value At-rest marking is used to express motion-to

Language:
Chinuk Wawa
Parameter:
Transitive motion verbs: ‘push’

Examples

  1. Lea yáka mámuk puš Maria kápa tlxwap
    Lea
    Lea
    yáka
    3sg
    mámuk
    make
    puš
    push
    Maria
    Maria
    kápa
    at
    tlxwap
    hole
    Lea pushed Maria into the hole.
  2. mitlayt mákmak kápa latáb
    mitlayt
    sit
    mákmak
    food
    kápa
    prep
    latáb
    table
    There is food on the table.