Example 1 of Modern Standard Arabic

Example Verb meaning Example of...
(1)
ملأ الرجل الكأس بماء
Malaʾa rraǧulu lkaʾsa bimāʾin.
malaʾa
fill.PRF.3SG.M
r-raǧul-u
ART-man.M-NOM
l-kaʾs-a
ART-glass.F-ACC
bi-māʾ-in
with-water.M-GEN.IDEF
‘The man filled the glass with water.’
FILL a Coding frame:
V.subj[1] 1-nom 2-acc (bi+3)