ko-e-ikka

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Double APPL ko-e-ikka ‘steal sth from sb’ (vd).

Coding frame

Complex Verb form

Examples

(200)
Sonno sunke sak no isepo aenkoeikka ka ki p ne a wa.
sonno
really
sunke
lie
sak
lack
no
ADV
isepo
hare
a=en=ko-e-ikka
IND.A=1SG.O=APPL.DAT-APPL.INS-steal
ka
even
ki
do
p
NR
ne
COP
a
PERF.SG
wa
and
‘Seriously, a hare has been stolen from me.’
(234)
Ainu or un iteki ikka yan!
ainu
Ainu
or
place
un
ALL
iteki
PROH
ikka
steal
yan
IMP.POL
‘Don’t steal in the land of the Ainu!’
(235)
Aeeikka hene aerayke yakka.
a=e=e-ikka
IND.A=2SG.O=APPL.INS-steal
hene
and
a=e=ray-ke
IND.A=2SG.O=die-CAUS
yak-ka
if-even
‘Even if you were stolen and killed (you were still young, so they may have dumped you off somewhere).’
(236)
Aenkoikka yakun okake ta ke p ka isam pe ne kusu.
a=en=ko-ikka
IND.A=1SG.O=from.APPL-steal
yak-un
if-COP
oka-ke
after-POSS
ta
LOC
k=e
1SG.A=eat
p
NR
ka
even
isam
not.exist
pe
NR
ne
COP
kusu
because
‘If they steal from me, I will have nothing to eat afterwards.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# STEAL Coding set Argument type
1 stealer subj.V A
2 stealing source obj.V P
3 stolen thing Ø X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
y
C
y
C
N y
C
y
C
N y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
N y
C
N y