melutin

Coding frame

Complex Verb form

Example

(33)
Anake muani cenik ento melutin pohe ento.
anak=e
person=DEF
muani
male
cenik
small
ento
that
melutin
peel
poh=e
mango=DEF
ento
that
‘The boy peeled the mango.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# PEEL Coding set Argument type
1 peeler Ø A
2 peeled object Ø P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(135)
‘The mango was peeled by the boy.’
C
R y
(181)
‘The mango was peeled by the boy.’
C
R y
(208)
‘The mango was peeled.’
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y