laugh

Coding frame

Simplex Verb form

Example

(22)
The children laughed and laughed.
the
the
children
children
laughed
laughed
and
and
laughed
laughed
‘The children laughed and laughed.’

Verb meaning , Microroles , Coding sets and Argument types

# LAUGH Coding set Argument type
1 laugher NP-nom V.subj S

Alternations

Alternation name Occurs Examples
U
N n
U
N n
U
N n
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
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
U
N n
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
C
N y
C
R y
(24)
‘We had a good laugh about it later.’
U
R n
(23)
‘They laughed at me.’
U
R n
(24)
‘We had a good laugh about it later.’
(420)
‘At the time it was bad, but we laughed about it later.’