oputuy-e (SG)/ oputuy-pa (PL)

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This verb is a deponent direct causative.

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(335)
Iresu sapo hawean kor, cise or un ioputuye kor.
i=resu
IND.O=rise
sapo
older.sister
hawean
say.SG
kor
and
cise
house
or
place
un
ALL
i=oputuy-e
IND.O=push-CAUS
kor
and
‘My foster sister (lit. 'an older sister (who) raised me') said (so) and pushed me into the house.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# PUSH Coding set Argument type
1 pusher subj.V A
2 pushee obj.V P
3 pushing goal LOC L

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N y
C
y
C
R y
(336)
‘We arrived to the village and pushed (=dragged) one and a half of the whale to the village beach.’
C
N y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y