rabaṭa (ربط)

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A stem I verb

Coding frame

Example

(103)
Rabaṭa rraǧulu lḥisāna ʾilâ ššaǧarati biḥablin.
rabaṭa
tie.PRF.3SG.M
r-raǧul-u
ART-man.M-NOM
l-ḥisān-a
ART-horse.M-ACC
ʾilâ
to
š-šaǧarat-i
ART-tree.F-GEN
bi-ḥabl-in
with-rope.M-GEN.IDEF
‘The man tied the horse to the tree with a rope.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# TIE Coding set Argument type
1 tier V.subj NP-nom A
2 tied thing NP-acc P
3 tying goal ʾilâ+NP X
4 tying instrument bi+NP I

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
C
y
C
N y
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R y
(105)
‘The poverty and illiteracy in Egypt are related (to each other).’
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
U
N n
C
N y
C
R y
(104)
‘Were the demonstrations in Iraq related to the elections? (= Were the demonstrations triggered by the elections?)?’
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
U
N n