sɨŋsawa si

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sɨŋsawa 'hunger', si- 'feel'.

Coding frame

Complex Verb form
Verb type: NV

Example

(98)
Cha sɨŋsawa siase.
cha
child
sɨŋsawa
hunger
si-a-s-e
feel-PST-PRF-[3sS.]IND.PST
‘The child is hungry/has started to feel hungry.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# BE HUNGRY Coding set Argument type
1 hungry person NP-abs & V.subj S

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
C
M y
C
N y
C
N y