hug

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Examples

(12)
She hugged her little sister and kissed her on the head.
she
she
hugged
hugged
her
her
little
little
sister
sister
and
and
kissed
kissed
her
her
on
on
the
the
head
head
‘She hugged her little sister and kissed her on the head.’
(105)
They hugged each other tight.
they
they
hugged
hugged
each
each
other
other
tight
tight
‘They hugged each other tight.’
(106)
She hugged him close to her.
she
she
hugged
hugged
him
him
close
close
to
to
her
her
‘She hugged him close to her.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# HUG Coding set Argument type
1 hugger NP-nom V.subj A
2 huggee NP-acc P

Alternations

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(13)
‘They hugged and kissed.’
C
R y
(14)
‘I haven't had a hug in months.’