ájtyumɨ́

Coding frame

Examples

(32)
Wajpi ováhtsake ájtyumɨ́.
wajpi
man
ováhtsa-ke
boy-ACC
ájtyumɨ́
see
‘The man saw the boy.’
(40)
Wajpi ajtyúmɨ́ bádsɨ́jcájake.
wajpi
man
ajtyúmɨ́
meet
bádsɨ́jcája-ke
girl-ACC
‘The man met (lit. saw) the girl.’

Verb meanings , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# MEET SEE Coding set Argument type
1 meeter seeer NP-nom A
2 met person seen entity NP-acc P

Alternations

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