nop

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

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Chaŋa puchak lauriŋa nobose.
cha-ŋa
child-ERG
puchak
snake
lauri-ŋa
stick-ERG
nob-o-s-e
touch-[3sA.]3[s]P-PRF-IND.PST
‘The child touched the snake with a stick.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# TOUCH Coding set Argument type
1 toucher NP-erg & V.agt A
2 touchee NP-abs & V.obj P
3 touching 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