baḥat̠a (بحث)

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A stem I verb

Coding frame

Examples

(10)
Baḥat̠a rraǧulu ʿan alwaladi.
baḥat̠a
search.PRF.3SG.M
r-raǧul-u
ART-man.M-NOM
ʿan
about
al-walad-i
ART-boy.M-GEN
‘The man searched for the boy.’
(46)
Tabāḥat̠a lwazīru lfilisṭīniyu walwazīru lmiṣriyu ʾirtifāʿa lʿasāri.
tabāḥat̠a
search.VI.RECP.PRF.3SG.M
l-wazīr-u
ART-minister.M-NOM
l-filisṭīniy-u
ART-palestinian.M-NOM
wa-l-wazīr-u
and-ART-minister.M-NOM
l-miṣriy-u
ART-egyptian.M-NOM
ʾirtifāʿ-a
raising.M-ACC
l-ʿasār-i
ART-price.M-GEN
‘The Palestinian and the Egyptian Prime Minister discussed the increase of prices.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# SEARCH FOR Coding set Argument type
1 searcher V.subj NP-nom S
2 searched for thing ʿan+NP X

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