negak

Coding frame

Example

(50)
Anake cenik cenik ento negak di bataranne ento.
anak=e
person=DEF
cenik
small
cenik
small
ento
that
negak
sit
di
on
bataran=ne
floor=DEF
ento
that
‘The children sit on the floor.’

Verb meanings , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# SIT SIT DOWN Coding set Argument type
1 sitter sitdowner Ø S
2 sitting place sitting-down place di+NP L

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
y
C
R y
(77)
‘Ketut made the children sit on the floor.’
(78)
‘Ketut made the children sit on the bench.’
C
R y
(100)
‘The children sat on the floor.’
(101)
‘The children sat on the bench.’
C
y
C
y