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corpus frequencies:
35531/216/195 (basic/middle/causative)

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(1)
Aʁǯikə keɾav hacʰə.
aʁǯik-ə
girl-def
keɾa-v
eat.aor-aor.3sg
hacʰ-ə
bread-def
‘The girl ate the bread.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# EAT Coding set Argument type
1 eater NP-nom V.subj A
2 eaten food NP-nomdat P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
M n
(195)
‘Oh, I eat so much, you'd hear how I crack apart.’
C
M y
(130)
‘At home Shushanik was feeding little Gegham with yoghourt.’
C
M y
(197)
‘It is only necessary that the food be eaten completely.’
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n