picyo

Coding frame

Examples

(3)
Wajpi picyóó ájɨ mɨ́ɨ́népañévu.
wajpi
man
picyóó
put
ájɨ
palm_leaves
mɨ́ɨ́né
canoe
pañé-vu
inside-ALL
‘The man loaded the hay on the canoe (lit. The man put palm leaves into the canoe).’
(6)
Wajpi picyó wajácuháámɨ méétsá hallúvu.
wajpi
man
picyó
put
wajácuháámɨ
book
méétsá
table
hallú-vu
top-ALL
‘The man put the book on the table.’
(97)
Ó picyóó táwaajácuháámɨ́ méétsáwá hallúvu.
ó
1SG
picyóó
put
tá-waajácuháámɨ́
1SG-book
méétsáwá
table
hallú-vu
top-ALL
‘I put my book on the table.’

Verb meanings , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# LOAD PUT Coding set Argument type
1 loader putter NP-nom A
2 loaded thing put thing NP-acc P
3 loading place putting goal NP-all L

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
(124)
‘I make the man put the palmleafs in the canoe.’
C
R y
U
N n
C
R y
U
N n