māta (مات)

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A stem I verb

Coding frame

Examples

(17)
Māta rraǧulu fī mustašfâ.
māta
die.PRF.3SG.M
r-raǧul-u
ART-man.M-NOM
in
mustašfâ
hospital.M.GEN.IDEF
‘The man died in a hospital.’
(147)
Tamāwata lliṣṣu ʾamāma ššurṭati.
tamāwata
die.VI.SIM.PRF.3SG.M
l-liṣṣ-u
ART-thief.M-NOM
ʾamāma
in.front.of
š-šurṭat-i
ART-police.F-GEN
‘The thief pretended to be dead in front of the police.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# DIE Coding set Argument type
1 dieer V.subj NP-nom S

Alternations