zẹ (1)

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form
Verb type: V

Example

(21)
Òjè zẹ́ étò.
òjè
Oje
zẹ́
shave
étò
hair
‘Oje shaved his hair.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# SHAVE (a body part/person) Coding set Argument type
1 shaver (of body part) Ø A
2 shaved body part Ø P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
R n
(190)
‘Oje shaved his hair for his mother. / Oje shaved in honor of his mother.’
U
R n
(257)
‘Oje shaved his hair with my jackknife. / Oje used my jackknife to shave his hair.’
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
R n
U
N n