yegaal

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'to see'

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(2)
Kibbal iyo yegaayo.
kibba-l
girl.OBL-LAT
iyo
mother(II).ABS
y-egaa-yo
II-see-PST
‘The girl saw her mother.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# SEE Coding set Argument type
1 seeer NP-lat X
2 seen entity NP-abs & abs.V I

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
N n
U
N n
C
M y
(123)
‘The girl showed the cat to the mother.’
U
N n
C
M y
(292)
‘The girl is busy showing the mother.’
U
N n
U
N n
C
M y
(271)
‘The girl was no longer angry with her mother (lit. The girl showed her face to her mother.).’
N
N
C
N y
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n