cis

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(205)
Akor huci cis kor wakkata cis kor suke hine an.
a=kor
IND.A=have
huci
grandmother
cis
cry
kor
while
wakka-ta
water-dig
cis
cry
kor
while
suke
cook
hine
and
an
exist.SG
‘(I then realized that) grandmother was crying while drawing water and crying when she prepared meals.’
(206)
"Hapo hay" ye kane uciste koonno.
"hapo
mother
hay"
ouch
ye
say
kane
while
u-cis-te
REC-cry-CAUS
koonno
like.this
‘"Mother! Ouch! " They said and cried altogether.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# CRY Coding set Argument type
1 crier subj.V S

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
M y
(207)
‘Cry about / He cried about it.’
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
(312)
‘We were fighting for a toy and I made my younger brother cry.’