rain

Coding frame

Complex Verb form

Examples

(4)
It's raining.
it
it
is
is
raining
raining
‘It's raining.’
(407)
It rained on my wedding day.
it
it
rained
rained
on
on
my
my
wedding
wedding
day
day
‘It rained on my wedding day.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# RAIN Coding set Argument type

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
N n
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
U
N n
U
N 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
N n
U
N n
C
N y
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
C
N y
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
U
M n
(408)
‘It rained on my new car yesterday.’