tsajtyé

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note that with animate noun phrases, adlative marking requires an additional 'animate' marker -di

Coding frame

Examples

(9)
Ováhtsa tsajtyé wajácuháámɨ uwáábóóbedívu.
ováhtsa
boy
tsajtyé
carry
wajácuháámɨ
book
uwáábóóbe-dí-vu
teacher-ANIM-ALL
‘The boy carried the book to the teacher.’
(10)
Ováhtsa tsajtyé wajácuháámɨ uwáábójavu.
ováhtsa
boy
tsajtyé
carry
wajácuháámɨ
book
uwáábója-vu
school-ALL
‘The boy carried the book to school.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# CARRY Coding set Argument type
1 carrier NP-nom A
2 carried thing NP-acc P
3 carrying goal NP-all L

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
C
R with object and downgraded subject or without object y
C
R y
U
N n
U
N n