karkarse

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Kar-kar-se ROLL contains a verbalizing suffix -se which is attached to a reduplicated onomatopoeic/mimetic root.

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(197)
Upas tum aoma wa karkarsean wa ranan.
upas
snow
tum
inside
a=oma
IND.A=enter.SG
wa
and
karkarse=an
roll=IND.S
wa
and
ran=an
descend.SG=IND.S
‘He fell into the snow and was rolling down.’
(198)
Sintoko utar hene cise oske ta ukokarkarse.
sintoko
wine.vessel
utar
PL
hene
even
cise
house
oske
inside
ta
LOC
uko-karkarse
SOC-roll
‘Even wine vessels were rolling altogether inside the house.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# ROLL Coding set Argument type
1 rolling entity subj.V S

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
M y
(199)
‘Tuminchi-devils cried and rolled together with the house.’
C
N y
C
N y
C
y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R y
(297)
‘Roll the mortar to the right side.’