thatt

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

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Chaŋa puchak lauriŋa thattose.
cha-ŋa
child-ERG
puchak
snake
lauri-ŋa
stick-ERG
thatt-o-s-e
beat-[3sA.]3[s]P-PRF-IND.PST
‘The child has beaten the snake with a stick.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# BEAT Coding set Argument type
1 beater NP-erg & V.agt A
2 beatee NP-abs & V.obj P
3 beating instrument NP-erg I

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
M y
C
M y
C
M y