laʿaba (لعب)

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A stem I verb

Coding frame

Examples

(148)
Laʿabat albintu maʿa ʾaḫīhā.
laʿabat
play.PRF.3SG.F
al-bint-u
ART-girl.F-NOM
maʿa
with
ʾaḫ-ī-hā
brother.M-GEN-3SG.F
‘The girl played with her brother.’
(149)
Talāʿaba rraʾīsu lmiṣriyu binaāʾiǧi alʾintiḫābāti.
talāʿaba
play.VI.SIM.PRF.3SG.M
r-raʾīs-u
ART-president.M-NOM
l-miṣriy-u
ART-egyptian.M-NOM
bi-natāʾiǧ-i
with-result.F.PL-GEN
l-ʾintiḫābāt-i
ART-election.F.PL-GEN
‘The Egyptian president manipulated the results of the election.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# PLAY Coding set Argument type
1 player V.subj NP-nom S

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