nagihin

Coding frame

Complex Verb form

Example

(19)
Anake muani cenik ento nagihin reramanne pipis.
anak=e
person=DEF
muani
male
cenik
small
ento
that
nagihin
ask_for
reraman=ne
parents=3POSS
pipis
money
‘The boy asked his parents for money.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# ASK FOR Coding set Argument type
1 asker Ø A
2 askee Ø P
3 requested thing Ø P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(122)
‘The parents were asked some money by the boy.’
C
R y
(167)
‘The parents were asked some money by the boy.’
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