guọghọ

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form
Verb type: V

Example

(52)
Ójé gúọ́ghọ́' ọ́lí úkpóràn.
ójé
Oje
gúọ́ghọ́'
break
ọ́lí
the
úkpóràn
stick
‘Oje broke the stick.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# BREAK Coding set Argument type
1 breaker Ø A
2 broken thing Ø P

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
R n
U
R n
(54)
‘Oje used a stone to break the stick. / Oje broke the stick with a stone.’
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
(192)
‘Oje broke his cane all over the road.’
U
R n
U
R n
(258)
‘Oje broke his cane into smithereens. / Oje broke his cane all over the place.’