ajɾvel

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corpus frequencies:
6529/[0]/0 (basic/middle/causative)
derived: mediopassive of 'burn' tr

Coding frame

Complex Verb form

Examples

(100)
Tunə ajɾvum e.
tun-ə
house-def
ajɾ-v-um
burn-med-cvb.ipfv
e
aux.3sg
‘The house is burning.’
(119)
Isk loru maɾzi lusaʁbjuɾ gjuʁi šɾǯaka dašteɾum ajɾvel e 3 hektaɾ χot.
isk
but
lor-u
Lori-gen
maɾz-i
district-gen
lusaʁbjuɾ
Lusagbyur
gjuʁ-i
village-gen
šɾǯaka
surrounding
dašt-eɾ-um
field-pl-loc
ajɾ-v-el
burn-med-inf
e
aux.3sg
3
3
hektaɾ
hectare
χot
grass
‘And on the fields of the Lusaghbiur village of the Lori district, those that were the closest, three hectars of grass burnt away.’
(164)
Hambujɾneɾov, kʰo ačʰeɾov inʒ ajɾecʰiɾ.
hambujɾ-neɾ-ov
kiss-pl-instr
kʰo
your
ačʰ-eɾ-ov
eye-pl-instr
inʒ
I.dat
ajɾ-ecʰ-iɾ
burn-aor-2sg
‘(You) burnt me to ashes with your kisses, with your eyes.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# BURN Coding set Argument type
1 burnt thing NP-nom V.subj S

Alternations

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