khems

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(117)
Carko cektaʔna, khemsokonɨŋ anneŋa.
carko
loudly
cekt-aʔ-na
speak-IMP-INSIST
khems-o-ko-nɨŋ
hear-[3sA.]3[s]P-IND.NPST-NEG
a-nne-ŋa
1sPOSS-elder.sister-ERG
‘Speak up, my sister doesn't hear it.’
(141)
Budhaŋa unatini usora khemsokonɨŋ.
budha-ŋa
old.man-ERG
u-natini
3sPOSS-granddaughter
u-sora
3sPOSS-voice
khems-o-ko-nɨŋ
hear-[3sA.]3[s]P-IND.NPST-NEG
‘The old man doesn't hear his granddaughter's voice.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# HEAR Coding set Argument type
1 hearer NP-erg & V.agt A
2 heard sound NP-abs & V.obj P

Alternations

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