ngerurub

Coding frame

Examples

(43)
Anake luh ento ngerurub anake muani cenik ento aji saput.
anak=e
person=DEF
luh
female
ento
that
ngerurub
cover
anak=e
person=DEF
muani
male
cenik
small
ento
that
aji
with
saput
blanket
‘The woman covered the boy with a blanket.’
(97)
Anake luh ento ngerurubin anake muani cenik ento (aji) saput.
anak=e
person=DEF
luh
female
ento
that
ngerurub=in
cover=LOC
anak=e
person=DEF
muani
male
cenik
small
ento
that
aji
with
saput
blanket
‘The woman covered the boy with a blanket.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# COVER Coding set Argument type
1 coverer Ø A
2 covered thing Ø P
3 cover aji+NP I

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(145)
‘The boy was covered with blanket by the woman.’
C
R y
(191)
‘The boy was covered with a blanket by the woman.’
C
R y
(217)
‘The boy was covered.’
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y
C
y