malaʾa (ملأ)

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A stem I verb

Coding frame

Examples

(1)
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.’
(2)
Malaʾa rraǧulu lkaʾsa min māʾin.
malaʾa
fill.PRF.3SG.M
r-raǧul-u
ART-man.M-NOM
l-kaʾs-a
ART-glass.F-ACC
min
from
māʾ-in
water.M-GEN.IDEF
‘The man filled the glass with water.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# FILL Coding set Argument type
1 filler V.subj NP-nom A
2 filled container NP-acc P
3 filling material bi+NP I

Alternations