sovoɾecʰnel

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corpus frequencies:
5984/0/[0] (basic/middle/causative)
derived: causative of 'learn'

Coding frame

Complex Verb form

Examples

(105)
Taɾecʰ kinə aʁǯkan jeɾg sovoɾecʰɾecʰ.
taɾecʰ
old
kin-ə
woman-def
aʁǯka-n
girl.dat-def
jeɾg
song
sovoɾ-ecʰɾ-ecʰ
learn-caus-aor.3sg
‘The old lady taught the girl a song.’
(120)
Lriɾ, anzgam aʁǯik, t‘e čʰe kʰez ksovoɾecʰnem, tʰe um het goɾc unes.
lri-ɾ
stop.talking-2sg.imp
anzgam
shameless
aʁǯik
girl
tʰe
whether
čʰe
not
kʰez
you.sg.dat
k-sovoɾ-ecʰn-em
fut-learn-caus-sbjv.1sg
tʰe
whether
um
who.gen
het
with
goɾc
work
un-es
have-2sg
‘Silence, you brazen girl, lest I teach you a lesson who you're dealing with.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# TEACH Coding set Argument type
1 teacher NP-nom V.subj A
2 taught content NP-nomdat P
3 teachee NP-dat X

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
C
N y
C
N derived causative itself y
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n