Datapoint Pero / Ditransitive Constructions: The Verb 'Give'

Language:Pero
Feature:Ditransitive Constructions: The Verb 'Give' by Martin Haspelmath
Value:Indirect-object construction

Examples

Sentence igt-250:

Músà mún-kò júrà tí D*íllà.
Músà
Musa
mún-kò
give- comp
júrà
peanut
to
D*íllà.
Dilla
Musa gave peanuts to Dilla.

Sentence igt-251:

À-mún-tée-nò-té-m.
À-mún-tée-nò-té-m.
neg -give- vent-1sg.obj-3sg.obj-neg
He did not give it to me.

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