rek

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(1)
Chaŋa kitapko panna regose.
cha-ŋa
child-ERG
kitap-ko
book-GEN
panna
page
reg-o-s-e
tear-[3sA.]3[s]P-PRF-IND.PST
‘The child has torn the page from the book.’
(55)
Chaŋa kitappeʔã panna regose.
cha-ŋa
child-ERG
kitap-pe-ʔã
book-LOC-ERG
panna
page
reg-o-s-e
tear-[3sA.]3[s]P-PRF-IND.PST
‘The child has torn a page from the book.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# TEAR Coding set Argument type
1 tearer NP-erg & V.agt A
2 torn thing NP-abs & V.obj P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
R n
(2)
‘Her pocket has been torn.’
U
R n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
C
M y
C
M y
C
M y
C
R y
(163)
‘He's going to tear this one (apart)!’
C
R y