lcʰnel

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corpus frequencies:
16532/0/[0] (basic/middle/causative)
might be the irregular causative of
li 'full'
(both of liquids and pouring substances)

Coding frame

Examples

(7)
Maɾdə ǯuɾə lcʰɾecʰ bažaki meǯ.
maɾd-ə
man-def
ǯuɾ-ə
water-def
lcʰɾ-ecʰ
fill-aor.3sg
bažak-i
glass-gen
meǯ
inside
‘The man poured the water into the glass.’
(181)
Maɾdə lcʰɾecʰ bažakə meǯ ǯuɾə.
maɾd-ə
man-def
lcʰɾ-ecʰ
fill-aor.3sg
bažak-ə
glass-def
meǯ
inside
ǯuɾ-ə
water-def
‘The man poured water into the glass.’
(196)
Maɾdə lcʰɾecʰ bažaki meǯ ǯuɾə.
maɾd-ə
man-def
lcʰɾ-ecʰ
fill-aor.3sg
bažak-i
glass-gen
meǯ
inside
ǯuɾ-ə
water-def
‘The man poured water into the glass.’

Verb meanings , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# FILL POUR Coding set Argument type
1 filler pourer NP-nom V.subj A
2 filled container pouring goal NP-nomdat P
3 filling material poured substance LOC L

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N y
U
M n
(3)
‘The man filled the glass with water.’
(6)
‘The man filled (his) glass with water.’
(180)
‘Mom filled a bucket of water.’
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n