rer

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(195)
Pet asam ta rer wa an.
pet
river
asam
bottom
ta
LOC
rer
sink
wa
and
an
exist.SG
‘It has sunk to the bottom of the river.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# SINK Coding set Argument type
1 sunken entity subj.V S

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(196)
‘Half of my body sank in the earth.’
C
N y
C
N y
C
y
C
y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R y
(298)
‘As to the man-eating sword, I have tied up a stone to it and made it sink at the middle of the lake.’