kond

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(18)
Maʔmiŋa cha kondose.
maʔmi-ŋa
person-ERG
cha
child
kond-o-s-e
search.for-[3sA.]3[s]P-PRF-IND.PST
‘The man has searched for the child.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# SEARCH FOR Coding set Argument type
1 searcher NP-erg & V.agt A
2 searched for thing NP-abs & V.obj P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
N n
U
R n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
C
M y
C
R y
C
M y
C
R y
(165)
‘Give fodder to the pigs, search something for them!’
C
R y