Value Double-object construction

Language:
Eskimo Pidgin
Parameter:
Ditransitive constructions with ‘give’
References
Stefánsson 1909

Examples

  1. awoñ'a ca'vik ai'tcū, ila awoñ'a ekal'luk ta'llimat a'itcū
    awoñ'a
    I
    ca'vik
    knife
    ai'tcū,
    give
    ila
    he
    awoñ'a
    I
    ekal'luk
    fish
    ta'llimat
    five
    a'itcū
    give
    I gave him a knife (for which) he gave me five fish.

    See Stefánsson 1909: 223