yoc'lal

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'to fill'

The filling material can be expressed as an adnominal possessor modifying the filled container.

Coding frame

Complex Verb form

Example

(40)
Kibba łiis wedra boc'ilca.
kibba
girl.ERG
łii-s
water-GEN1
wedra
bucket(III).ABS
b-oc'-il-ca
III-fill-CAUS-PRS
‘The girl fills the bucket with the water.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# FILL Coding set Argument type
1 filler NP-erg A
2 filled container NP-abs & abs.V P

Alternations