hand

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(30)
Aiya, hana payaŋ themma ahandokokha naŋ?
aiya
oh
hana
2s
pa=yaŋ
husband=also
themma
why
a-hand-o-ko-kha
2[s]A-talk.about-3[s]P-IND.NPST-BGR
naŋ
but
‘My, why do you talk about (your) husband, too?’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# TALK Coding set Argument type
1 talker NP-erg & V.agt A
2 talked about content NP-abs & V.obj P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
R n
(31)
‘They don't talk up there.’
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
C
M y
C
M y
C
R y