Datapoint Kanuri / Action Nominal Constructions

Language:Kanuri
Feature:Action Nominal Constructions by Maria Koptjevskaja-Tamm
Value:Mixed

Examples

Sentence igt-3384:

[Búkar ye shí ga Káno ro kɚngâ] səraána
[Búkar
Bukar
ye
nom
shí
he
ga
acc
Káno
Kano
ro
dat
kɚngâ]
follow.an
səraána
likes
’He likes that Bukar follows him to Kano. ((lit. ’Bukar’s following him to Kano’))

Sentence igt-3385:

shí ga Káno ro kɚngâ Búkar be
shí
he
ga
acc
Káno
Kano
ro
dat
kɚngâ
follow.an
Búkar
Bukar
be
gen
’Bukar’s following him to Kano.

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