daḥara (دحر)

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A stem I verb

Coding frame

Example

(166)
Daḥara lwaladu lbinta fī lburkati.
daḥara
push.PRF.3SG.M
l-walad-u
ART-boy.M-NOM
l-bint-a
ART-girl.F-ACC
in
l-burkat-i
ART-lake.F-GEN
‘The boy pushed the girl into the lake.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# PUSH Coding set Argument type
1 pusher V.subj NP-nom A
2 pushee NP-acc P
3 pushing goal LOC L

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
C
R y
(167)
‘The travelers have been jostling at the door of the aircraft (= push each other).’
C
N y
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R y
(168)
‘The army was pushed out of Baghdad.’
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
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