sos-o (SG)/sos-pa (PL)

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kap-kar [skin-make] 'peel sth, bark a tree' (lit. 'make skin') (vt), O-incorpoation, lexicalized.

Coding frame

Complex Verb form

Example

(247)
Kapuhu soso.
kap-uhu
skin-POSS
sos-o
peel-CAUS
‘He/she peeled the skin.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# PEEL Coding set Argument type
1 peeler subj.V A
2 peel obj.V P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
y
C
y
C
R y
(48)
‘(I sang) that I would take from my husband his loincloth and clothes.’
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
R y
(275)
‘A big clot of blood flew from the middle of the village and tore apart above the village.’
C
N y