kɨpt

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(50)
Chaŋa pempak dabiŋa kɨptose.
cha-ŋa
child-ERG
pempak
bread
dabi-ŋa
knife-ERG
kɨpt-o-s-e
cut-[3sA.]3[s]P-PRF-IND.PST
‘The child has cut the bread with a knife.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# CUT Coding set Argument type
1 cutter NP-erg & V.agt A
2 cut thing NP-abs & V.obj P
3 cutting 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
R y
(167)
‘They cut this one's hair, too.’
C
R y