sinot

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(188)
Kamuy ne noyne an matkaci sinot kor an wa anukar a p.
kamuy
god
ne
COP
noyne
seem
an
exist.SG
matkaci
girl
sinot
play
kor
and
an
exist.SG
wa
and
a=nukar
IND.A=see
a
PERF.SG
p
but
‘(I saw that) the girl who looked like a goddess was playing.’
(217)
Usinotte.
u-sinot-te
REC-play-CAUS
‘Play together / they played together.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# PLAY Coding set Argument type
1 player subj.V S

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(189)
‘The two of them are having fun, they are playing with a machine.’
C
N y
C
N y
C
y
C
R y
(294)
‘Play on top of (it).’
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R y
(295)
‘If I amuse you outside, (somehow since they were bad men, they would hear about it.They would find a way to kill you...).’