waiʔ-mett

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Regular causative of wat- 'put on, wear'.

Coding frame

Complex Verb form

Example

(23)
Maŋa cha teiʔ waiʔmettose.
ma-ŋa
woman-ERG
cha
child
teiʔ
clothes
waiʔ-mett-o-s-e
wear-CAUS-[3sA.]3[s]P-PRF-IND.PST
‘The woman has dressed the child.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# DRESS Coding set Argument type
1 dresser NP-erg & V.agt A
2 clothes NP-abs X
3 dressee 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
M y
C
N y
C
N y
C
N y