nemenin

Coding frame

Complex Verb form

Example

(8)
Anake muani cenik ento nemenin bonekane anyar.
anak=e
person=DEF
muani
male
cenik
small
ento
that
nemenin
like
boneka=ne
toy=3POSS
anyar
new
‘The boy liked his new toy.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# LIKE Coding set Argument type
1 liker Ø A
2 liked entity Ø P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(112)
‘The new toy was liked by the boy.’
C
R y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N it is already a locative construction y
C
N it is already a locative construction y
C
N it is already a locative construction y