ramâ (رمى)

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A stem I verb

Coding frame

Examples

(99)
Ramâ lwaladu ḥaǧaran ʿalâ nnāfid̠ati.
ramā
throw.PRF.3SG.M
l-walad-u
ART-boy.M-NOM
ḥaǧar-an
stone.M-ACC.IDEF
ʿalâ
on
n-nāfid̠at-i
ART-window.F-GEN
‘The boy threw a stone into the window.’
(100)
Ramâ lwaladu biḥaǧarin ʿalâ nnāfid̠ati.
ramā
throw.PRF.3SG.M
l-walad-u
ART-boy.M-NOM
bi-ḥaǧar-in
with-stone.M-GEN.IDEF
ʿalâ
on
n-nāfid̠at-i
ART-window.F-GEN
‘The boy threw a stone into the window.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# THROW Coding set Argument type
1 thrower V.subj NP-nom A
2 thrown thing NP-acc P
3 throwing goal LOC L

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(102)
‘The son threw himself into the arms of his mother.’
C
N y
U
N n
C
R derivation takes place from stem I of the same root. Stem III does not exist. y
(101)
‘The protesters and the police threw stones at each other.’
C
y
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
U
R n
(98)
‘The boy threw a stone into the window.’
C
N y
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
U
N n