ṣanaʿa (صنع)

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A stem I verb

Coding frame

Examples

(189)
Ṣanaʿa lwaladu ṭāwilatan min alḫašabi.
ṣanaʿa
make.PRF.3SG.M
l-walad-u
ART-boy.M-NOM
ṭāwilat-an
table.F-ACC.IDEF
min
from
al-ḫašab-i
ART-wood.M-GEN
‘The boy made a table out of the wood.’
(190)
Ṣannaʿat ššarikatu hawātifan naqālatan.
ṣannaʿat
make.II.INT.PRF.3SG.F
š-šarikat-u
ART-company.F-NOM
hawātif-an
telephone.M.PL-ACC.IDEF
naqālat-an
portable.F-ACC.IDEF
‘The company produced cell phones.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# MAKE Coding set Argument type
1 maker V.subj NP-nom A
2 made thing NP-acc P
3 making material min+NP X

Alternations