menekang

Coding frame

Complex Verb form

Example

(45)
Petanine ento menekang somi ke treke ento.
petani=ne
farmer=DEF
ento
that
menekang
load
somi
hay
ke
to
trek=e
truck=DEF
ento
that
‘The farmer loaded hay onto the truck.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# LOAD Coding set Argument type
1 loader Ø A
2 loaded thing Ø P
3 loading place ke+NP X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(147)
‘The hay was loaded into the truck by the farmer.’
C
R y
(194)
‘The hay was loaded into the truck by the farmer.’
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y
C
y
C
R y
(98)
‘The farmer loaded the truck with hay.’
C
y