saraqa (سرق)

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A stem I verb

Coding frame

Example

(170)
Saraqa lliṣṣu nnuqūda min almarʾati.
saraqa
steal.PRF.3SG.M
l-liṣṣ-u
ART-thief.M-NOM
n-nuqūd-a
ART-money.F-ACC
min
from
al-marʾat-i
ART-woman.F-GEN
‘The thief stole the money from the woman.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# STEAL Coding set Argument type
1 stealer V.subj NP-nom A
2 stolen thing NP-acc P
3 stealing source min+NP X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
R y
(171)
‘The money was stolen.’
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
R n
(222)
‘The man stole in front of our eyes.’
U
R n
(224)
‘The thief stole from the women.’
(225)
‘The thief stole from the woman.’
C
N y
U
N n