Sentence 4179

Language:
Martuthunira
instrumental marker:
-marta
Example:

Nhartu-ma-rnuru         karntarra-a?    Mir.ta   

what-caus-pressinew-acc         not

yirra-marta      kalya-rninyji,   wurnta-l.yu

teeth-prop         bite-fut             cut-imp

kurlany-marta!

knife-prop

'What are [you] doing to that sinew? Don’t bite it with your teeth, cut it with a knife!'