pas

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(306)
Nep kusu epas wa eek ya?
nep
what
kusu
for
e=pas
2SG.S=run
wa
and
e=ek
2SG.S=come.SG
ya
Q
‘Why did you run (here)?’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# RUN Coding set Argument type
1 runner subj.V S

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N y
C
N y
C
R y
(308)
‘(Your husband your precious husband has fought 60 battles with that demon god. This is a situation where) if you do not go to help him (lit. 'run for him') it looks as if your divine husband will be defeated.’
C
R y
(310)
‘The cargo boat (made) of common grass moved quickly under sail in an undetermined direction and (so) we went (lit. 'the cargo ship made the sail (O-inc) run').’
C
R y
(307)
‘I ran under him (i.e. under my husband who was rising to heaven in the shape of a bird).’
C
R y
(309)
‘I ran and ran on many hunting fields and tree plains.’
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y