naní

Coding frame

Example

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Ováhtsa naní waajácuháámɨ uwáábóóbedítyu .
ováhtsa
boy
naní
steal
waajácuháámɨ
book
uwáábóóbe-dí-tyu
teacher-ANIM-ABL
‘The boy stole the book from the teacher.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# STEAL Coding set Argument type
1 stealer NP-nom A
2 stolen thing NP-acc P
3 stealing source NP-abl X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
R y
C
R y
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n