tetterke

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(138)
Rorunso or peka tennep tetterke.
ror-un-so
place.of.honour-belong.to-seat
or
place
peka
TRV
tennep
baby
tetterke
jump
‘The baby jumped on the seat of honor.’
(140)
Tu takne nisi re takne nisi ukotetterke.
tu
two
takne
short
nis-i
cloud-POSS
re
three
takne
short
nis-i
cloud-POSS
uko-tetterke
SOC-jump
‘Two short clouds, three short clouds jumped altogether.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# JUMP Coding set Argument type
1 jumper subj.V S

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(139)
‘"Grandmother" the young men said and jumping at my grandmother ( they embraced her, crying).’
C
N y
C
N y
C
y
C
y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y