kipma katt

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kipma 'fear' + katt- 'bring up'

Coding frame

Complex Verb form
Verb type: NV

Examples

(12)
Maŋa sencak ukipma kattoko.
ma-ŋa
female-ERG
sencak
mouse
u-kipma
3sPOSS-fear
katt-o-ko
bring.up-[3sA.]3[s]P-IND.NPST
‘The woman is afraid of the mouse.’
(130)
Rameceŋa puchakce hunikipma kattukuce.
rame-ce-ŋa
Rame-ns-ERG
puchak-ce
snake-ns
huni-kipma
3pPOSS-fear
katt-u-ku-ce
bring.up-[3sA.]3P-IND.NPST-3nsP
‘Rame and the others are afraid of snakes.’
(143)
Anikocuwa huk gari chaceŋa hunikiʔma kattoko.
ani-kocuwa
1piPOSS-dog
huk
bark
gari
when
cha-ce-ŋa
child-ns-ERG
huni-kipma
3nsPOSS-fear
katt-o-ko
bring.up-[3sA.]3[s]P-IND.NPST
‘When our dog barks the children get frightened.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# FEAR Coding set Argument type
1 fearer NP-erg & poss.V.agt X
2 fear stimulus NP-abs & V.obj X

Alternations

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