khoŋs

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(93)
Menuwaŋa sencak khoŋsoko.
menuwa-ŋa
cat-ERG
sencak
mouse
khoŋs-o-ko
play.with-[3sA.]3[s]P-IND.NPST
‘The cat plays with the mouse.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# PLAY Coding set Argument type
1 player NP-erg & V.agt A
2 toy NP-abs & V.obj P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
R n
(94)
‘The cat plays with mice.’
(95)
‘Down there the older guys are playing.’
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
M y